When: March 18-19, 2017
Where: Artillery Ridge Campground, Gettysburg, PA
Time: Arrive at the St. Francis parking lot at 7:00 am on Saturday, March 18, 2017 Return to St. Francis mid-afternoon on Sunday, March 19, 2017.
Summer Camp at Goshen Scout Reservation – Camp Olmsted
JUNE 25 – JULY 1, 2017
Goshen Scout Reservation, a fully accredited camp, is the home of three resident Boy Scout camps, two resident Webelos camps, and the Lenhok’sin High Adventure Base, all centrally located around beautiful, 450 acre, Lake Merriweather. In continuous operation since 1967, Goshen Scout Reservation provides the premier summer camp experience in our area.
*FEES: -**Early Bird Special -Before February 22, 2017 – $450.00 (SAVE $50.00) – After February 22, 2017 – $500.00
No Delivery Fee! No Administrative Costs!
Profits will support your scout and Troop 55.
Do you enjoy Sailing? Just want to try it out?
You’re invited to attend the Chain Bridge District’s special April Boy Scout ‘Merit Badges Afloat (MBA)’
This 2-day event available through the National Capital Area Council provides
an opportunity to earn several aquatics-related merit badges.
by Michael K. – Scorpions historian report
The Dolly Sods backpacking outing was very fun as it normally is. This outing is the first backpacking outing of the scouting year. The scouts have to carry all their stuff for at least four miles of hiking. They hike very long distances to a variety of campsites. This year, the Scorpions resided on an island.
by Michael K. – Scorpions & Eagles historian report
The Old Rag hiking outing was very long and had lots of great scenery. Patrols hiked many miles to reach the top of the highest mountain. Before we even left the church however, we had to shovel a gigantic pile of mulch blocking the trailer’s path. This delayed the leaving time by about 20 minutes…