BSA Troop #179

Haddon Twp, Collingswood, and Nearby Communities

2018 Cub Scouts Bridge to the Troop!

We will host Cub Scout Pack #179 on Tuesday, May 16th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Van Sciver Elementary School APR. Webelo-II cubs will bridge over to the Troop, let’s give

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AT Trip 2019 at Lehigh Gap

April 5-7 The Troop will backpack through the Lehigh Gap portion of the Appalachian Trail – the world’s longest hiking-only footpath. We will hike, explore, give-back, and leave no trace.

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Camp Roosevelt Cabin Trip 2019

March 15/16-17, 2019124 Daretown Rd, Elmer, NJ 08318 The Troop 179 annual Cabin Camping Trip is different from any other, because the unit stays fully indoors, with electricity. Electronic games

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Klondike Derby 2019 is Approaching!

Friday, Jan. 25 through Sunday, Jan. 27 Scouts can camp on Friday and Saturday nights!   Derby Check-in is 7:00am at Pine Hill gathering location. The Klondike Derby is an

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Ski Trip 2019 at Shawnee

BSA Troop 179 Annual Ski Trip at Shawnee is on 2019-Feb-23.

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2018 Hoagie Fundraiser

Please support our Scouts, and enjoy an easy meal, by ordering a hoagie! Proceeds from sales will go towards fees required to send the Troop to Summer Camp this year. 

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Merit Badge College 2018 Prep Time is Here

T179’s next camping trip is Merit Badge College down at Mount Misery. Don’t let the name scare you, MBC is fun…   ALL SCOUTS SHOULD START GETTING PREPARED THIS WEEKEND.

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2018-2019 Program Year First Meeting

Troop’s first meeting is this Thurs., Sept 13th from 7-8:30PM. Agenda is:   1) Troop elections – If you’re a First Class, Star or Life, you need a Position of

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Clean Communities Fundraiser Spring 2018

May 20 1:00pm  to 3:00pm The Troop is participating in the Township’s Clean Communities Mini Grant program.    For those of you not familiar with the program the town provides organizations

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Cabin Camping Trip 2018-March Cancelled!

The Garden State Council cancelled our Roosevelt Scout Reservation trip since this week’s snow storm resulted in significant damage.  We are using the April 7-8 weekend for the Troop’s famed

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