Forest Trails District

Welcome To Our District Page!

Forest Trails District covers Guernsey, Noble, and southern Tuskarawas Counties serving 465 youth and growing! The volunteers of our district are some of the most knowledgeable and experienced scouters you can find anywhere so if you have a question or need some guidance ask around and you will find your answer close at hand. If you are new or need some refreshing new outlooks and perspectives please attend one of our District Roundtables held every second Thursday of the month, see below for specific details!

District Awards Dinner to be held February 28! Details soon to follow. Please set aside some time to nominate a deserving individual for District Award of Merit, Scouter of the Year, Cubber of the Year, and Distinguished Scouter Award. To nominate an individual for the District Award of Merit please fill out and submit the Nomination form HERE by January 9th. For all other nominations please fill out the Nomination Form HERE and submit no later than January 9th.


District Chairwoman             District Commissioner                         District Executive

Kristi Headley                          Jim Blakeman                                    Shawn Dyer

(740) 683-0130                        (740) 432-5104                                 (740) 277-3830                                                   

Have a specific question? Look below to find who can help you and call the Scout Office for contact information! 1-800-934-2128

  1. Kristy Huffman: Training Chair
  2. Brent Huffman: Pinewood Derby Chair
  3. Steven Channell: Activities and Civic Service Chair
  4. Steve Channell: Camping and Outdoor Promotions Chair
  5. Dale Ward: Membership Chair
  6. Kent Biegler: Advancement Chair
  7. Michael Brooks: Advancement Committee
  8. Tom Elliott: Advancement Committee
  9. Dave Milligan: Advancement Committee
  10. Bryan Jackson: Advancement Committee
  11. Gordon Forster: Nominating Committee
  12. Clyde Mayne: Nominating Committee, Popcorn Chair
  13. Bryan Hardesty: Finance Chair
  14. Alan Hurst: Family FOS Chair
  15. Holly Smith: Day Camp Program Director
  16. Heather Robertson: Day Camp Director

Forest Trails Roundtable Meeting

It only happens once a month – Don’t miss out!

These meetings are a great opportunity for Scouting leaders to learn and develop their Scouting skills.

  • Monthly Theme Idea’s
  • Supplemental Training
  • All the Latest Resources
  • Updates on District and Council Activities available to your Scouts
  • Coaching
  • Fellowship
  • Fun!

Each Unit should have at least one representative attend each month

Boy Scout Leaders Roundtable:

7:30 PM  2nd Thursday of Each Month

First Baptist Church: 136 East 8th Street, Cambridge, OH

Cub Scout Leaders Roundtable

6:30 PM,  2nd Thursday of Each Month

First Baptist Church: 136 East 8th Street, Cambridge, OH

Forest Trails District Committee Meeting

Attention to everyone who’s ever wondered HOW, exactly, does the District run: the short answer is via committee.  The Forest Trails District Committee meets at the First Baptist Church in Cambridge, 6 pm, the 1st Thursday of every month.  If you are interested in becoming a part of the District Committee, or are just curious about how the district runs, we invite you to attend!

Day: 1st Thursday of each month year around

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: First Baptist Church in Cambridge, 136 East 8th Street, Cambridge, OH  43725