March 22, 2018

2017 Memorial Day Service – Historian Report


  Great Falls Freedom Memorial – May 29, 2017 by Cam Beem – Vikings Patrol Some volunteering scouts from the troop went to the Memorial Day service on May 29, 2017.   First, everybody helped set up the chairs for the guests. Once that was finished, we did some practice runs of what we were going to […]

Assateague Island May 2017 – Historian Report


Assategue Island – May 2017  by Tommy Keating – Scorpions Patrol The Sun was beginning to rise as the Troop Gathered in The Parking lot of Saint Francis. When everyone got into patrol lines and had set down their items in their patrols pack lines we began to take attendance. After the attendance was taken […]

Spy Rock April 2017 – Vikings Historian Report


 Spy Rock – April 2017  by Cam Beem – Vikings Patrol This April, the Viking patrol (notice there is no plural, it was just me from the Vikings) had a great time backpacking on the Appalachian trail, seeing the great views of Crabtree Falls and Spy Rock.  The car ride was very long, and I had […]

Spy Rock April 2017 – Buxx/Dragons Historian Report


 Spy Rock – April 2017 – Buxx/Dragons   by Albert Zhang Early in the morning on April Fool’s a small group of roughly twenty to thirty scouts left on a three hour drive to the Crabtree Falls/Spy Rock in the Appalachian Mountains. As participation in certain patrols were low during this outing, our patrols merged into […]

Gettysburg Outing Historian Reports – March 2017


March – 2017.  This was the first outing for many of Troop 55’s new scouts.  Read here for great summaries of the cold, snowy, slushy Gettysburg outing.

Dolly Sods 2016 – Historian Report


Dolly Sods – Nov 2016  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 […]