Category Archives: General

Death Valley Camping

Troop 4 had a fantastic time in Death Valley camping this weekend.  We explored the Devil’s Golf Course, Badwater, and spent a lot of time surfing sand dunes!  We also took advantage of the fact that Death Valley is one … Continue reading

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Death Valley Camping

We will be leaving Friday March 8 and returning Sunday March 10. It is a 4.5 hour drive to the campsite, so cars will be leaving at different times depending on availability to get off work and school. The earliest … Continue reading

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Idlehour Backpack Trip

Troop 4 had a great backpacking trip this past weekend. 15.5 miles and over 3000ft of elevation gain. It got cold, (35ºF) but everyone made it and gained confidence.

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Eagle Scout Jose Amezcua

Congratulations to Jose Amezcua for attaining the rank of Eagle scout tonight. Jose was Senior Patrol Leader last year and has been serving as Junior Assistant Scoutmaster. He plans to continue helping with the troop as a merit badge counselor. … Continue reading

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Firestone campout

Firestone campout was a fun filed adventure that had the scouts working together to have fun and solve problems. Football and cards made this a very enjoyable campout. David Gieselman, scout Web-Master

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Big Bear Ski/Board Trip Info

Participants need to complete a Big Bear Liability form and BSA Permission form. You can download those here. You will also need to get a completed BSA Part C health form signed by your physician if you have not had … Continue reading

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Religious Emblem program

Remember that a Scout is Reverent! If you are a high school student, please sign up for the PRAY program with Pastors Martha and Twine Campbell, from our chartering organization, Westminster Presbyterian Church. Earn your Religious Emblem!

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Henninger Flats

Troop 4 returned from Henninger Flats with more knowledge and merit badges. Johann Lockar gave a great lecture for a number of troops. Hiking up at night was cool. Visibility was great 100 miles! 

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Bear Mountain Skiing

Saturday, March 2 – Sunday March 3 Discounts on lessons, rentals, lift tickets for Scouts at Bear Mountain – all levels of skiing. Plus, work on your Snow Sports Merit Badge (download and bring this worksheet). Sign up here. This … Continue reading

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Troop 4 Cycling Merit Badge – Ojai Valley Bike Trail

Troop 4 Cyclists!    Great trip to Ojai today! 30 miles today!  Only 75 Miles to go… Well done Gents!   

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