On Oct 5th a ceremony was held in the IHM Parish Life and Education Center, St. Edwards hall to celebrate Austin R. Garmer’s achievement of earning Eagle Scout. Austin attributes all his accomplishments to the Lord. In his acceptance speech he said “I want to dedicate this ceremony first and foremost to the Glory of […]
Wow. What a Trek. Without a doubt the Linville Gorge ITAYG (Is That All Ya Got) was the most difficult and rewarding trek for me. I am the Troop’s Venture Patrol Assistant Scoutmaster, and my primary job is to help facilitate trips that are more challenging than a regular Boy Scout trip. I found this trek […]
Check out our latest backpacking trip with troop 26 here.
What a great day! Troop 26 has created a new Venture Patrol to keep the older scouts active in our troop by providing more high adventure activities. Austin said it was the 2nd best thing he has done in Scouting, but didn’t out do the National Jamboree. Enjoy the videos!
Austin had an opportunity to attend the Boy Scouts of America’s National Jamboree. With more than 43,000 scouts in attendance it was simply an amazing event. It was hosted for the last time at Fort AP Hill, VA. From what I hear, it has been a great venue for the Jamboree’s that only take place […]