About Troop 217

  • Medium Size Troop (21 Scouts)
  • Journey To Excellence Gold Troop (highest level)!! 5 years in a row!
  • Highly active
  • Weekly Troop Meetings, Monthly Advancement Nights
  • 2019 – 25 nights camping/45+ miles hiking
  • 2020 – 35 nights camping/100+ miles hiking, 150+ miles biking
  • 2021 – 35 nights camping/175+ miles hiking, 400+ miles biking
  • Troop camping gear / Loaner gear 
  • Emergency Satellite communication equipment on campouts, hikes, and biking

Scout Led vs. Adult/Parent Led

  • Age & gender based patrols
  • Leadership, Citizenship, Personal Growth & Skills
  • Family involvement & participation
  • Sports & other activity friendly
  • 12 outings per year goal

Camps

  • BSA Summer Camp
  • Family Camps (car/boat camping)
  • Pathfinder Camps (skill development)
  • High Adventure Program (longer/skilled outings)