Welcome to Scouting in Buckskin Council

Since 1910 Scouting programs have instilled in youth the values found in the Scout Oath and Scout Law. Today, these values are just as relevant in helping youth grow to their full potential as they were in 1910. Scouting helps youth develop academic skills, self-confidence, ethics, leadership skills, and citizenship skills that influence their adult lives.

Buckskin Council is headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia, and has three locations.

H. Bernard Wehrle, Sr. Scout Leadership Service Center and Scout Shop

2829 Kanawha Blvd E

Charleston, WV  25311

Phone: 304-340-3663          Fax: 304-925-0533

Hours: Monday - Friday  8:30am -4:30pm


Huntington Scout Shop

1037 Sixth Ave.

Huntington, WV 25701

Phone: 304-523-3408          Fax: 304-523-3409

Hours: Monday - Friday  9:00am - 5:00pm  (Closed for lunch  1:30pm -2:00pm)




Parkersburg Scout Shop

1117 Garfield Ave.

Parkersburg, WV   26101

Phone: 304-422-4507              Fax 304-428-8594

Hours:    Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm (Closed for lunch1:00 pm-2:00 pm)



The Charleston and Huntington Scout Shops are open

one Saturday per month from September to May. 

Check the Council Calendar or call us to find out those dates.



The council serves 40 counties in West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, and Virginia.  We have six districts to better service Scouts and Scouters your area. 

Adena District

Cabell, Wayne, and Lincoln Counties in West Virginia; southern Lawrence County in Ohio; Boyd, Carter, and Lawrence Counties in Kentucky.

Chief Cornstalk District

Logan, Boone, Mingo, Kanawha, Braxton, and Clay Counties in West Virginia;  eastern Pike County in Kentucky.

Kootaga District

Wood, Jackson, Wirt, Roane, Ritchie, Calhoun counties in WV, and the communities of Belpre, Little Hocking, and Coolville in Ohio

Mountain Dominion District

Monroe, Mercer, McDowell, Summers and Wyoming Counties in West Virginia;  Giles, Bland, and Tazewell Counties in Virginia.

Seneca District

Fayette, Raleigh, Nicholas, Webster, Greenbrier and Pocahontas Counties in West Virginia.

Shawnee District

Putnam, Mason, western Kanawha Counties in West Virginia;  Meigs, Gallia, and northern Lawrence County in Ohio.


Join Scouting

Signing up for Scouts is easy and can be done at any time of the year!

1.  Local Sign Up Nights - Find a sign up location near you!

Did your son bring home a flyer from school and is interested in joining Scouts?  Come to your local sign up night to learn more and get him registered.

2.  Missed the Sign Up Night? No Problem! - Find a local Cub Scout Pack near you!

Did you miss your sign up night?  No problem.  Find a local Pack near you by going to BeAScout.orgExternal Link and putting your zip code in.  It will show you a map of all of the Packs nearby and who to contact to sign up. 

Or call the Council Service Center at 304-340-3663.