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Please work on getting your medical forms for 2015 completed and turned in to the Webmaster. He will need the original along with a copy of the medical insurance cards.

At a minimum, part A and B are required. If you are planning an outing over 72 hours, part C is needed.

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If you have questions, contact webmaster@troop538.com

Photos from recent events

Posted on Oct 19 2016 - 11:35pm

Below are some links to photos of recent events:

New Contact Information

Posted on Oct 19 2016 - 11:33pm

With the changes in responsibility come changes in email addresses. Please see below for the new addresses

Monday Night Football meeting

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 9:20pm

We need a volunteer to host the Monday Night Football meeting. For more information see the event on the calendar.


Philmont 2018!!!

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 9:20pm

We need a headcount for a Philmont trek in 2018. The deadline to enter the lottery for 2018 is mid-November. We should know how many are interested by the end of October.

12-day & 7-day Expeditions
You and your crew will hike 50-100 miles through Philmont's rugged wilderness, summiting peaks and participating in staffed programs along the way. Register a minimum of 7 participants or contact your local council about hosting a Council Contingent reservation containing youth from multiple units.

Do not miss this fantastic opportunity!

Cost for a 12-day trek in 2018 is $940.



Easy local camping

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 9:19pm

We need to know who is interested in a local camping trip the weekend of October 29.

This will be local to allow scout to easily get there from sports or other weekend activities. This is a great opportunity to get a camping night for advancement or Camping merit badge.


National Youth Leadership Trianing (Big Horn)

Posted on Aug 17 2016 - 11:31am

What is Big Horn National Youth Leadership Training?

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home units and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others.

The Big Horn NYLT Course is leadership training experience sponsored by the Denver Area Council and held annually at Tahosa Alpine Base near Ward, Colorado. The training is conducted by highly qualified youth staff under the supervision of adult advisors.

The course models a month in the life of a unit. The training consists of six days of Scout activities culminating in an overnight outpost camp.

BSA Troop # 538

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