Northern NJ Council, BSA consists of three distinct geographic areas, each devoted to bringing a high quality Scouting experience to your son or daughter, called Districts. Each District has three full time professional Scouters dedicated to the betterment of the Scouting programs within his or her geographic District. Each District has hundreds of Scouting volunteers which support the efforts of the District Executive in order the make Scouting within their District successful and rewarding to our youth, parents, and partners.
Ramapo Valley District
Serving Northwest Bergen County & Passaic County
Allendale, Bloomingdale, Clifton, Franklin Lakes, Glen Rock, Haledon, Hawthorne, Hewitt, Ho-Ho-Kus, Little Falls, Mahwah, Midland Park, Newfoundland, North Haledon, Oak Ridge, Oakland, Passaic, Paterson, Pompton Lakes, Prospect Parks, Ramsey, Ridgewood, Ringwood, Saddle River, Totowa, Upper Greenwood Lake, Upper Saddle River, Waldwick, Wanaque, Wayne, West Milford, Woodland Park, and Wyckoff.
Three Rivers District
Serving Northeast Bergen County & Hudson County
Alpine, Bayonne, Bergenfield, Bogota, Carlstadt, Cliffside Park, Closter, Cresskill, Demerest, Dumont, East Newark, East Rutherford, Edgewater, Elmwood Park, Emerson, Engelwood, Engelwood Cliffs, Fair Lawn, Fairview, Fort Lee, Garfield, Guttenberg, Hackensack, Harrington Park, Harrison, Hasbrouck Heights, Haworth, Hillsdale, Hoboken, Jersey City, Kearny, Leonia, Little Ferry, Lodi, Lyndhurst, Maywood, Montvale, Moonachie, New Milford, North Arlington, North Bergen, Northvale, Norwood, Old Tappen, Oradell, Palisades Park, Paramus, Park Ridge, Ridgefield, Ridgefield Park, River Edge, River Vale, Rochelle Park, Rockleigh, Rutherford, Saddle Brook, Secaucus, Teaneck, Tenafly, Teterboro, Union City, Wallington, Washington Twp, Weehawken, West New York, Westwood, Wood Ridge, and Woodcliff Park.
Lenape Trail District
Serving Essex County
Belleville, Bloomfield, Caldwell, Cedar Grove, East Orange, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Irvington, Livingston, Maplewood, Millburn, Montclair, Newark, North Caldwell, Nutley, Orange, Roseland, Short Hills, South Orange, Verona, West Caldwell, and West Orange.