About Us

  • To join Boy Scouts you must be a boy who is 11 years old, or a boy who has completed fifth grade, or a boy who is at least 10 years old and has earned the Arrow of Light while in Cub Scouts.
  • Troop 172 meets Thursday evenings 7:00-8:30 during the school year (not during summer) at the New Paltz Reformed Church, Wullschleger Education Building (92 Huguenot Street), 3rd floor. Important: If there is no school, there will be no meeting. Snowday, holiday, etc.
  • Meetings are held throughout the year except during July and August.
  • Our Troop Committee meets the second Tuesday each month from 7:00-8:00. All leaders and parents are invited to attend.
  • Troop 172 is part of New York’s Rip Van Winkle Council in the Algonquin District.