Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What will my son need for camping?

A: If you are new to the Troop, please do not outfit your son with any gear until you get a chance to speak with a unit leader, or active parent. Avoid the temptation, because your son will need gear that is suitable for varied activities, such as backpacking or drive-up camps.

Q: Can I participate with my son?

A: All parents are encouraged to join in any activity. Your help and participation makes the unit stronger.

Q: How does my son get into the Troop?

A: Come to a Monday night meeting and fill out a BSA registration form. Meetings are held at St. Georges United Methodist Church at 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Q: Where does the insignia go on the uniform?

A: Follow this link.

Q: What are the costs?

A: The Troop has an annual fee of $60. Participation cost for trips is on a pay-as- you-go basis. Most of our weekend trips, cost for food is $17; however, there can be additional fees for activities like rifle/shotgun, rafting, horseback riding, etc.