Boy Scouts of America - President Ford Field Service Council

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1499 Business Park Drive
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 947-7071
(231) 947-7072 (fax)

About Us

The Organization of the Michigan Crossroads Council is unique to Michigan. The Michigan Crossroads Council (MCC) was created by the merger of nine councils in the lower peninsula of Michigan. It is a read more
  • About

    The Organization of the Michigan Crossroads Council is unique to Michigan. The Michigan Crossroads Council (MCC) was created by the merger of nine councils in the lower peninsula of Michigan. It is a coordinating council that oversees properties, personnel, and program. This MCC is then split into four “Field Service Councils.''

    • Great Lakes Field Service Council
    • President Gerald R. Ford Field Service Council
    • Southern Shores Field Service Council
    • Water & Woods Field Service Council

    The President Ford Field Service Council serves scouts in Western Michigan and is divided into seven geographic territories called districts:

    Bay Trails District - Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, and Leelanau counties
    River Trails District - Benzie, Missaukee, Manistee, Osceola, and Wexford counties
    Northern Trails District - Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Emmet, and Otsego counties
    Pere Marquette District - Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Lake, and Mason counties
    Five Rivers District - Mecosta County, Montcalm County, most of Ionia County, and some of Kent County
    Eagle Spirit District - Barry County and most of Kent County
    Lakeshore District - Allegan County, Ottawa County, and some of Kent County



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    • Ryan Kriesch
      Field Director
      1499 Business Park Dr
      Traverse City, Michigan 49686
      Phone: (231) 947-7071 Ext. 105
      Cell Phone: (231) 492-0106