Category Archives: Scout Values

Monday at Tesomas – First Full Day of Camp

The opening campfire brought a very long Sunday to a close. Monday morning came early.  After breakfast, scouts began their activities. Today, these included wilderness survival, shooting sports, eagle quest, water safety, and more. The Tesomas dining hall is a … Continue reading

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At Tesomas

We have all safely arrived at Tesomas. Everything is unloaded and tents are set up.  The Apostle Island contingent are on their way.  Here at Tesomas, some scouts have taken their swimming tests, while others are already enjoying some free … Continue reading

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We’re off to see the Hodag!

Troop 35 arrived at Camp Tesomas and is already in the groove… registering, unloading the troop trailer, organizing the bicycles, setting up camp, getting a camp tour, soon they’ll be heading to dinner, the opening campfire, and getting ready for … Continue reading

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Tribute Sunday

A scout is reverent. 12th point of the scout law. Sunday, November 8, 2015 Troop 35 and Gary United Methodist Church recognized Jim Whitlock for his service to scouting as former scoutmaster and our charter representative. Jim and his wife, … Continue reading

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Philmont Crew arrived back at base camp safe and sound

After 15 days (10 on the trail), 100+ miles hiked, a top elevation of 12,441 feet and over 300,000 steps, the crew arrived back at Philmont base camp.  Everyone had a great time with only a few blisters, scraped knees … Continue reading

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