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

Philmont Trek 2016

Here’s a look at the Philmont high-adventure trek at the Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, New Mexico. These photos are from Expedition 616-X, the Troop 175 Philmont crew from 2016. “I would recommend Philmont to any scout who wants to enjoy the remarkable scenery…

2016 Summer Camp

Here are some highlights from Summer Camp 2016. This year we extend our sincere thanks to the Harrington family for their very generous gift of a new two-story dock. The Jimmy Harrington Memorial Dock will be home to many of our summer camp activities…