San Francisco Bay Area Council
|San Francisco Bay Area Council #028|
|Location||1001 Davis Street, San Leandro, CA 94577-1514|
This council was formed by a merger of the San Francisco Area and Oakland Area Councils in February 1964. Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, serving the cities of Colma, Daly City (northern section), San Francisco, Emeryville, Oakland, San Leandro, Hayward, Fremont, Union City, Newark, Pleasanton, Dublin, and Livermore, as well as unincorporated communities such as Castro Valley, San Lorenzo, and Sunol.
In June 1916, the Oakland-Piedmont Council (#021) was chartered, changing its name in 1921 to the Oakland Area Council after Piedmont elected to organize their own council. In January 1917, the San Francisco Council (#051) was chartered, changing its name in 1924 to the San Francisco Area Council.
- Golden Gate District (SFBAC)
- Mission Peak District (SFBAC)
- Peralta District (SFBAC)
- Tres Ranchos District (SFBAC)
- Twin Valley District (SFBAC)
- Camp Royenah - CR is located nearby the historic lumber town of Cazadero, and scenic coastal redwoods of Sonoma County.
- Wente Scout Reservation (WSR) - one of the largest Scout Camps on the West Coast. Wente Scout Reservation offers a chance to hike, backpack, sail, mountain bike, fish, ride horses, andgo rock climbing all in one week.
- See Also Scout Camps in California.
Order of the Arrow
Achewon Nimat Lodge - Order of the Arrow SFBAC is served by this Order of the Arrow Lodge. The Order of the Arrow (OA) is the National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts of America for Boy Scouts, Venturers, and Scouters elected by their fellow Scouts according to OA membership requirements, and inducted into membership by an OA lodge.
- List of councils (Boy Scouts of America) -
- California Scouts - Facebook Discussion Board for California Scouting Activities and Civic Service.