Opening of the Istrouma Area Council COVID-19


May 26, 2020.  The Istrouma Area Council Office will be open by appointment only May 26 thru June 5, 2020.  Appointments can be made by calling 225-926-2697 and leaving a message.

June 8, 2020.  The Istrouma Area Council Office will be operating with normal business hours on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday only beginning June 8 through July 31, 2020. Appointments can be made on Tuesday and Thursday.

July 6, 2020.  Camp McGee and Tigator will be open for ONLY family day outings effective July 6th through July 31, 2020. These day outings will be allowed from 10am-5pm for only a limited number of individuals and ONLY on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Reservations must be made through EJ Moore (Camp Ranger) at 225-933-1064.


August 3, 2020.  The Istrouma Area Council Office will resume regular Council Operations from 8:30am-5:30pm Monday through Friday.

August 3, 2020.  Avondale Scout Reservation will be open for ONLY weekend camping.

Thank you for your patience and understanding during these times as the state allows us to open. 

We will continue to keep you posted with any updates.

Scouting is Strong in the Istrouma Area Council, and we look forward to serving you soon.

June 10, 2020.  Council Scout Shop hours will be Tuesday-Friday 10am-6pm andSaturdays 10am-2pm.