Historian Report From May 5th to 7th, troops from around the district gathere at Camporee. On Friday night, scouts worked setting up the campsite, building a gateway, and constructing various camp gadgets using lashings. On Saturday, the patrols participated in various activities such as fire building, knot tying, and archery where they could earn points […]

Family Campout

2017 Family Camp Historian Report by Timothy During the weekend of April 7-9, both scouts and families attended family camp at Silver Falls State Park. The theme this year was ‘mystery’, so scouts participated in a mystery game, as well as an assortment of other fun games including candle making, scavenger hunt, sack races, A-frame […]

Scout Skills at Camp Lewis

  Historian Report: This March campout was a very memorable experience for all of the scouts. The scenery was great, trees, rain, river, rain, meadows, and more rain. All of the new scouts got a lot of requirements done and advanced farther through their Scouting journey. In total, 17 scouts earned their scout rank, which […]

2016 Fall and Winter Meetings and Courts of Honour

Jarod’s Eagle Project

Snow Caving at Devils Half Acre

The troop met at St. Andrews with a group of nine overnight campers and three day hikers. The troop drove to Devil’s half acre campground at Barlow pass. Everybody got out of the cars and put on their snowshoes and put on their packs. We all took a mile hike to the campout ground. Once […]

Skiing at Nanitch Lodge

The troop arrived at Nanitch lodge for two nights at the lodge. The troop had to bring all of the food boxes and coolers up a 1/4 mile hike to be at the lodge. Next they all went back down to get personal gear and bring it to the lodge. The troop played board games […]

Butte Creek Horseback Riding

Troop 618 and visiting Webelos arrived at Butte Creek on friday night. We had crackle barrel and went to sleep that night. We woke up in the morning to eat breakfast then go horseback riding. We got the choice of a calm, in between, and wilder horse to ride. Then we took a rain adventure […]

Scouting for Food

Our troop did an overnighter at St.Andrews. The troop plays board games and ate a delicious dinner during the night. Then it was time to sleep. When sleeping it was hard to sleep from all the noise. The next morning we woke up tired from a sleepless night. Then we ate breakfast and it was […]

Camp Meriwether

Camp Meriwether Superweekend We arrived at camp in the pouring rain and slept at Council Bluff. The view of the ocean was incredible. We woke up the next day to get ready for all the activities which consisted of shooting sports (rifle, shotgun, and black powder), climbing, and trail to first class. After the long […]