Mountain Empire

The Mountain Empire District is currently comprised of 5 areas: the City of Galax, and Wythe, Smyth, Grayson, and Carroll Counties. We have a total of 53 Scouting units that include 21 Cub Scout Packs, 19 Boy Scout Troops, 9 Venturing Crews, and 4 Explorer Posts.

We are proud of all of our Scouts both young and old. Come Join us this year and be a part of the fun and adventure!

Merit Badge Counselor Lists are available by District. Email requests to the Council Merit Badge Coordinator Mike O’Brochta at or to the Mountain Empire District Merit Badge Coordinator Ron Huff at, lists may also be obtained from Staff at the Council Office.

Click HERE to volunteer for Scouting in Carroll, Grayson, and Smyth and the City of Galax

District Executive:

Rob Renaud

(276) 613-1839