Blue Mountain Summit to Lehigh Gap (13.6 miles) April 2nd – April 3rd   Appalachian Trail (AT) backpacking trip Sat. and Sunday over Knifes Edge and Bake Oven Knob. This is a “rugged” section of the AT, but T179 has done it before and it’s a blast. Some hard work,Continue Reading

February 12, 2022             Check in:                            7:00-8:00 a.m.             Sled Inspection:              7:30 to 8:30a.m.             OpeningContinue Reading

2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 8:30AM – 12:30 PM Litter Clean-up and Invasive Plants Removal   What: MLK Day of Service – Cooper River Park Litter Clean-up and Invasive Plants Removal. A volunteer event for the entire family. Dress for the weather. YouContinue Reading

December 21 7:00pm 10 Pershing Avenue   T179 Holiday Party and Yankee Gift Exchange. Make a home-made, scout-oriented gift and put it in an un-marked paper bag. We will select and “steal” gifts from each other. Put some thought into what your gift will be. There will be a fireContinue Reading

MERIT BADGE COLLEGE December 3, 4 and 5, 2021 Additional Details Merit Badge College Schedule and Info (view “2021” items)  Note Location is now in Pine Hill! Pine Hill Scout Reservation, 120 Watsontown, New Freedom Rd., Pine Hill, NJ 08021   Merit Badge College is our next camping trip. ThisContinue Reading

December 12. 3:00pm – 6:15pm Lutheran Church of Our Savior 204 Wayne Ave, Haddonfield, New Jersey 08033 Troop 179 Community Service Opportunity The Scouts from T179 have been asked to prepare a complete dinner for the clients at My Father’s House (MFH) in Gloucester City (https://www.rehab.com/my-fathers-house-gloucester-city). MFH is a nonContinue Reading

September 17-19 We will meet at Parvin, stay overnight, and begin the ride with 2 loops. Short ride – 25 miles Long ride – 50 miles   Organized and hosted by the SJ Wheelmen organization.Continue Reading

Klondike Derby Season Returns for 2022! 1/14/2022: Pine Hill District Klondike, Pine Hill Scout Reservation   More information to come! Mark your calendar!   https://scoutingevent.com/690-pinelandsklondike22 A Klondike Derby is a competitive event that uses sledges and Klondike Gold Rush themes to complete a multiple “city” course and sledge race, challenging each sledContinue Reading

July 22 to July 25 Thurs – Sun. Meet at Dr. Conway’s house 10 Pershing St. On this trip we will be day hiking and scrambling over rocky trails in The Shawgunks of New York (“The Gunks”).   This will be the 3rd Gunks trip for T179. Trip leaders areContinue Reading

May 28 6:00pm   The troop traditionally honors veterans this weekend with flag placements on the graves of soldiers at Calvary Cemetery off Route 70.  Usually done on Saturday morning- we are now doing this on Friday night at 6 pm to accommodate the weather for the weekend.  We shouldContinue Reading