The Garden State Council serves Scouting units across six-plus counties in southern New Jersey:

  • Burlington,
  • Camden,
  • Cape May,
  • Cumberland,
  • Gloucester,
  • Salem, plus​
  • Atlantic: Buena Vista Township and Buena Borough.

This area of the state covers more than TK square miles and TK people. The Council has divided it into five Districts, each with its own District Executive. Look through the list of communities served below to find your District.

Garden State Council Baysea District patch logo


Cape May and Cumberland counties, Buena Borough (Atlantic County), Buena Vista Township (Atlantic County), Newfield Borough (Gloucester County), and Pittsgrove Township (Salem County)

Mahalala District, Garden State Council


Serving parts of Burlington County, including: Beverly, Cinnaminson, Delanco, Delran, Edgewater Park, Maple Shade, Marlton, Moorestown, Mount Laurel, Palymra, Riverside, Riverton, and Willingboro

Old Colony District, Garden State Council

Old Colony

Serving all of Gloucester and Salem Counties with the exception of Newfield Borough and Pittsgrove Township, which are served by Baysea District

Quakesen District, Garden State Council


Serving parts of Burlington County, including: Bordentown, Browns Mills, Burlington, Chatsworth, Chesterfield, Columbus, Eastampton, Hainesport, Indian Mills, Lumberton, Mansfield, Medford, Medford Lakes, Mount Holly, North Hanover, Pemberton Township, Roebling, Tabernacle, Vincentown, Westampton, and Wrightstown

White Horse District, Garden State Council

White Horse

Serving all of Camden County

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