Welcome to Troop 616's web site

We have put together this information to help you get acquainted with Troop 616. Our troop offers monthly adventures such as camping, backpacking, snowboarding, canoeing, white water rafting, cycling, fishing, rock climbing and shooting model rockets. Troop 616 also provides bi-monthly meetings filled with hands-on activities, games and planning for upcoming weekend activities. By participating in the weekend activities and Troop meetings, Scouts have fun, create lasting friendships, and learn important skills. Scouts learn skills that range from cooking at a campout, to using a compass, to learning first aid techniques. Specific skills are described in your Boy Scout Handbook. Scouts are recognized for their achievements by advancing to higher level ranks, earning merit badges, and dozens have reached the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout.

Eagle Scout Justin Yee

Posted on Oct 12 2016 - 7:45pm

Another Eagle in the nest:  

Please congratulate Justin Yee on reaching Scouting's highest rank!

Please sign up on the Calendar for his Eagle COH.

Troop Guides and Instructors register for Webelos Transition Expo

Posted on Oct 3 2016 - 4:26pm

Troop Guides, Instructors and Patrol Leaders. I need a volunteer Trek Leader for the Webelos Transition Expo. 

If your position is listed above please register to attend  Thursday evening. This event is important to recruit new scouts to our Troop  

Reminder to Sign Up For This Weekend's Service Project - Trail Clearing

Posted on Oct 3 2016 - 3:11pm


Saturday, March 8th - Service Project.  Event starts at 8 am and ends at 11:30 am.

Philmont Presentation - Please Attend Scout Meeting this Tuesday!

Posted on Sep 16 2016 - 10:04am

During this Tuesday's regular scout meeting, there will be a slideshow of this past summer's Philmont trek .  It will be fun and very informational for all parents interested in what happens at Philmont.  Parents of the scouts who went this summer and parents of potential future Philmont treks should definitely see this slide show.  All past Philmont scouts , please attend.  I know some of you may have conflicts but please try to attend.  The anticipated time slot for our presentation is 7:30 to 8:00 or so.  Philmont treks are in high demand and applications are done 2 years in advance.  Our troop needs to sign up for the summer 2018 Philmont trek.  Therefore, if you are interested, we will need a headcount and non-refundable deposit of $100 per person by November 2016.  Plan and Commit!

Please pay for Road to First Class Campout BEFORE this weekend

Posted on Sep 6 2016 - 9:21pm


The Paypal feature is enabled for this weekend's campout. Please go to the Calendar, Attendence tab, click on the red plus sign and pay for your Scout before Friday evening.

BSA Troop # 616

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