Watchu Weekend

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The Watchu Experience is a comprehensive Philmont preparation and training program for Patriots’ Path Council crews. Mr. David Setzer officially founded Watchu in 1996 and based his program off of the volunteer work of Mr. Richard Olmstead, who had helped … Continued

Webelos Woods

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This campout existed for some time until around 2006 when the event ceased operation. In 2016, in an effort to spur more recruitment of Cub Scouts into Boy Scouts, the event was reorganized and rerun by Black River District. At … Continued

Canoeing on the Delaware

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On several occasions, the Troop took canoe trips on the Delaware River, both for fun and sometimes to train for larger campouts (like Mead Base). On one of those excursions, Mr. Moon and Joe Rizzo, Sr. rescued and recovered several … Continued

Mendham Camporee

posted in: All Campouts, Fall/Winter, Tent | 0

For the 50th anniversary of the Morris-Sussex Area Council, scouts from several troops came together for a fall camporee at the Schiff Nature Preserve in Mendham in 1986. The camporee took place on a piece of property owned by Mr. … Continued