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50 Mile Canoe Trip 2013

We did a 6 day, 50-mile High Adventure trip with the older scouts in the troop. We canoed for 2 days on open water on Spednic Lake before portaging around the dam at Vanceboro and canoeing the St. Croix River. … Continue reading

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Camp Squanto 2013

We just had another great week at Camp Squanto in Plymouth MA. The troop completed a total of 140 Merit Badges. We swam every day and had some great water games. Every scout participated in the Apache Relay and we … Continue reading

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Delaware Water Gap Canoe Trip

We canoed 20 miles down the Delaware River and camped overnight on an island in the river. We had heavy rains on our trip down on Friday night and stayed in a lodge at BSA Camp Turrell in Cuddebackville, N.J. … Continue reading

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Saco River Canoeing

In June we went on an 11 mile canoe trip on the Saco River in Maine. We had 24 boys and 15 canoes on the trip which was challenging and a lot of fun. View the Log Entry and Photos

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Fun at West Hill Dam

We had a great weekend at West Hill Dam with perfect weather. The meandering of the West river made the canoeing a challenge but all of the boys did a great job steering. The water seemed a little low and … Continue reading

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Canoe Trip Preparation

At this Tuesday’s troop meeting we will have a canoe to work with and review the basics of canoeing. We will also be working on Patrol Flags. Please bring completed permission slips and a check for $35 to cover the … Continue reading

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