2017 Summer Camp

Here are some photos of Summer Camp 2017. We built bridges, shot arrows, piloted kayaks, sailed boats, jumped off the dock, played with snakes, cooked some meals, played cards, worked with leather, practiced swimming, sank canoes and attempted to play basketball in the water with…

St. George Island: April, 2017

We took our first beach trip in April, 2017. Destination: St. George Island, Florida. We had a great time swimming, canoeing and kayaking. After dinner we took a night hike on the beach. Want to see all the trip photos and videos? Check out…

Camporee: March, 2017

Here are some photos of the 2017 Camporee at Bert Adams. The Golden Axe competition got off to a great start, but sadly, we were defeated in our attempt to retain the coveted Golden Axe award. Want to see all the trip photos and…

Backpacking/Hiking: Feb., 2017

Here are some photos of the backpacking and hiking trip from February, 2017. Want to see all the trip photos and videos? Check out the Google album: https://goo.gl/photos/Nt5LGc2WW7tK2nhV9

Infantry Museum: Jan., 2017

In January, 2017 we visited the American Heritage Infantry Museum at Ft. Benning. Want to see all the trip photos and videos? Check out the Google album: https://goo.gl/photos/CstbqL5pXmRG5XME9

Shotgun Shooting: Nov., 2016

Every fall we do some sort of outing that’s centered around target shooting. We learn how to safely handle and fire the guns before the trip. This year we chose shotgun shooting. Want to see all the trip photos? Check out the Google album:…

Veteran’s Day Flags: Nov., 2016

Every Veterans Day scouts from Troop 175 gather at the Decatur cemetery to place flags on the graves of all the veterans. Want to see all the trip photos? Check out the Google album: https://goo.gl/photos/hsDsLVDSdtXDyfJ59

Gem Mining: Oct., 2016

In October of 2016 we took our first gem-mining trip. We dug for treasure at Mason’s Mine in Franklin, North Carolina. Want to see all the trip photos? Check out the Google album: https://goo.gl/photos/JdQWkDU1GrTWygFXA

Northern Tier Trek 2016

Here’s a look at the Northern Tier high-adventure wilderness canoeing and camping trek. The trip involves canoeing and portage (carrying your canoe and all your gear) over many miles. Scouts explore millions of acres of pristine lakes, meandering rivers, dense forests and wetlands from…

Whitewater Rafting: Aug., 2016

Every August Troop 175 takes a water-related trip. This year we went whitewater rafting. The more experienced scouts rafted on the Ocoee river while the less experienced scouts rafted the Nantahala. Want to see all the trip photos? Check out the Google album: https://goo.gl/photos/9gPToRVgzQP2dHUL9