Troop 682 welcomes Webelos & New Scouts!
2018 Troop campouts2018
Jan 19-21 Sam's Spa, desert campout & snow play - families welcome
Feb 16-18 Canyon Sin Nombre, desert backpacking
Mar 10-11 Cedar Creek Falls, backpacking
Mar 23-25 Dixon Lake, new scout campout
Apr 7-10 Hoover Dam & Black Canyon kayaking
May 4-6 Cedar Springs, backpacking
May 18-20 Potrero, campout & wide-games
Jun 29-Jul 1 William Heise, campout, campout
Jul 6 or 7 Night Kayak
Jul 28-Aug 5 Camp Makualla, summer camp
Aug 18 Troop picnic & mini-COH
Aug 31-Sep 2 Fiesta Island, campout & "Kon Tiki 3" raft building
Sep 28-30 Mt. Laguna, campout & mountain biking
Oct (TBD) Webelos Woods
Nov 2-4 Agua Caliente, desert campout
Poway Emergency Fair
Some of our scouts volunteered for first aid demonstrations at the Poway Emergency Fair.
Cedar Springs backpacking
Backpack trip to Cedar Springs, just off the Pacific Crest Trail. We hiked in Friday evening and got a great view of the lights of Indio. On Saturday we explored the area around camp, and then took a day hike back to the PCT and towards Palm View Peak. Sunday we hiked out and stopped for ice cream at the […]
Will’s Eagle project
Will is on his way to become an Eagle Scout. On April 21 he had a group of scouts over to put the pieces together for two awesome looking benches. These benches will soon be installed at Poway High School for the students and teachers to enjoy.
Dana Collins earns Wood Badge!
On their web page the Boy Scouts of America writes… Although the course is different today, what Baden-Powell said in 1919 still applies: “One of the purposes of Wood Badge training is to get Scouters to think about the practice of Scouting, to meet together, to exchange experiences, and to live together in the spirit of the Scout Oath.” Congratulations […]
Hoover Dam and Black Canyon kayak
Hoover Dam Trip Itinerary Saturday, April 7: Drive to Boulder Beach Campground at Lake Mead Sunday, April 8: Hoover Dam Power Plant group tour Monday, April 9: Black Canyon Kayak Trip Tuesday, April 10: Drive back
Congratulations to Daniel, Troop 682’s newest Eagle
Troop, I am always proud when a 682 Scout earns Eagle; tonight I am proud as a father also! Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s newest Eagle Scout. Daniel Dickson had his Eagle Board of Review this evening and is now officially an Eagle. Mr Dickson Links: See all Our Eagle Scouts
Cedar Creek Falls backpacking
We went on a short overnight backpack. We hiked in Saturday morning and set up our tents. After lunch we hiked back down and to Cedar Creek Falls. A few boys were brave enough to swim in the cold water. When we got back to camp at about 3 it started raining harder and continued all evening until the middle […]