Welcome to New Scout Year!

Welcome back! On Sunday, Sept. 7th we’re beginning the 2014-2015 Troop 172 scout year with a pot-luck get-togther at the Springfarm Pavilion near Mr. Longbotham’s house. They’ll be fun, games, socializing and an overview of activities being planned for the coming scout year. 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Come as you are, no scout uniforms required. Please bring […]

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Mitchell Rigano – Troop 172′s Newest Eagle Scout

Congratulations to Troop 172′s newest Eagle Scout…Mitchell V. Rigano. Well done Mitchell! For those who may not know, Mitchell is leaving this Friday to spend a year in Belgium as a foreign exchange student. Have a fantastic time Mitchell, we look forward to your return.

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New Photos – M.J. Benenati Eagle Scout Court of Honor

M.J. Benenati celebrates earning Boy Scouting’s highest rank and honor — Eagle Scout! August 10, 2014. Congratulations M.J. Click to see photos.

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New Photos – Summer Camp 2014

The Music Merit Badge was very popular this year! Take a look in the Photo Gallery to see this year’s Summer Camp photos! …But first, take a look at a few summer camp videos.   Oooohh OooohhOooohh oooh oooh. Oooohh OooohhOooohh oooh oooh.   A New Take On, “All Present And Accounted For, Sir.”   Revolutionary […]

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M.J. Benenati – Eagle Court of Honor Aug 10, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

Eagle Scout Court of Honor Congratulations M.J. Benenati on attaining Boy Scouting’s highest achievement and honor! Click here for details on attending M.J.’s COH. Current and former Troop 172 Boy Scouts, Leaders and Families…are all welcome to attend! Even if you don’t know M.J., this is an ideal opportunity to see “one of our own” be awarded […]

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Congratulations to Our Newest OA Members

Three of our boys; Tyler, Abe and Alec, spent the weekend at Camp TriMount going through their Ordeal, which included 24 hours of silence and “service with a smile” (meaning they worked their tails off!). The weekend culminated with an Initiation Ceremony and fun. Congratulations Arrowmen, the whole troop is proud of you.

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Nathan Kerpez – Eagle Court of Honor June 29, 2014 @ 3:30 pm

Eagle Scout Court of Honor Congratulations Nathan P. Kerpez on attaining Boy Scouting’s highest achievement and honor! Click here for details on attending Nathan’s COH. Current and former Troop 172 Boy Scouts, Leaders and Families…are all welcome to attend! Even if you don’t know Nathan, this is an ideal opportunity to see “one of our […]

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Community Service – Park Cars – Gardiner 5K Run

The Town of Gardiner has asked Troop 172 for Boy Scout volunteers to direct cars to parking spaces on July 17 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm for the 12th Annual Gardiner 5K Run/Walk and BBQ. Class B shirts should be worn.   For more information and to sign up, please contact Glenn Eckert: gkeckert@aol.com […]

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Summer Camp Medical Forms Needed Now…Don’t Delay

It’s that time again…. Summer Camp Medical Forms are needed! All scouts should have a copy of these forms on file with the troop—they are required for all trips. So, even if you’re not going to summer camp, please make sure to get them on file with Alison Easton. Forms can be turned in at the information desk at any […]

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Merit Badge Schedule – TriMount 2014

Get a jump on planning your week at Summer Camp. Look at the schedule with your friends and take the same Merit Badge Sessions together. Note: The Eagle Required, “Communications Merit Badge” might also be offered. Stay tuned.

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Annual Duck Pond Overnight Campout

  This one night campout is a great opportunity for scouts working on Tenderfoot, Second Class, and/or First Class to learn and demonstrate basic camping skills and other rank requirements.   Permission Slip - Must print, fill-out and hand-in to trip organizer Supply List Mohonk Release - Must print, fill-out and hand-in to trip organizer General Information and Driving Directions For more […]

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Summer Camp 2014

Greetings! Our Troop has signed up for week 4 at Camp Tri-Mount. The theme for camp this year is Colonial Times. The dates are July 27, 2014 – August 2, 2014. That’s right; pickup this year will be Saturday at 11 am. Summer Camp is a GREAT way for your Scout to get to know […]

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