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Welcome to the Chicago Catholic Committee on Scouting website.

Ministering to Catholic Youth in the Chicago Archdiocese Through the Scouting Program


The Chicago Catholic Committee on Scouting of the Archdiocese of Chicago is proud to announce that we will be hosting the 2020 National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS) 46th Biennial Conference. The conference will be hosted from April 23 – 26, 2020, at the Hilton Rosemont-Chicago O’Hare.

Adult Events

National Catholic Leadership Development

Religious Emblems Counselor and
Facilitator Training

New dates Coming soon


Scouting in the Catholic Church

2020 St. George Trek at Philmont Scout Ranch. July 8th through July 23rd.  Applications are due September 20, 2019. 2020 St George Trek Youth Application Fillable RevA- v2019_03_30

Scout Events

Ad Altare Dei and Pope Pius XII Day of Recollection
The combined retreat is being rescheduled due to the conflict with the Council wide Camporee and the new date will be posted soon

Kumbaya Retreat and Campout
August 23–25
Camp Oakarro, Wadsworth, IL

Fishers of Men – Scout Vocations and Activities
Saturday, September 28
Mundelein Seminary Grounds including Seminary Lake