FAQs

questionmarkFrequently Asked Questions:

Q. How do I become a member of the Troop?

A. If you’d like to join the Troop contact the Scoutmaster and plan to attend a Troop meeting to get a better idea of what we do and who we are – and to get a membership application. To join the Troop you must be aged between 11 and 17. (OR be aged 10 and have either: earned the Arrow of Light in Cub Scouts or have already graduated 5th Grade)

Q. How much does it cost to join the Troop?

A. Boy Scout membership costs approximately $37 for the annual registration, there are monthly dues of $1.50 per month ($18/year) and the Scout will need a uniform. Monthly activities will also have associated fees for transport, entry fees and food etc.

Q. What kind of activities does the Troop do?

A. We meet most weeks for regular Troop meetings these focus on advancement and other scouting skills, special presentations, training and planning for Monthly events. Occasionally we also have game nights just for fun. At least monthly we have an outdoor activity either camping, backpacking, hiking or another physical activity like skiing, climbing, canoeing, orienteering, horse riding etc. We always have a week long summer camp program and usually at least one other 3+ day trip at Fall or Spring Break. We also participate in local activities like Scout-O-Rama and Merit Badge Advancement days as well as Troop fundraising and community service projects.