Our final Troop meeting before the holidays is next week!

On December 15th, we will have a potluck and gift exchange. Gift prices should not exceed $15.

The potluck has a sign up sheet that has been shared via the Yahoo Groups email distribution as of this past Sunday night.

The potluck begins at 6:30PM at Hope United Methodist Church. The holiday gift exchange will follow dinner.

Great Sand Dunes Campout

We have reserved 3 nights and 4 days of awesomeness!


  • What: Great Sand Dunes National Park
  • Where: South on I-25, near Alamosa, CO. It’s about a 3.5 hour drive
  • When: Sunday July 31 to Wednesday August 3
  • Who: Scouts and Parents are welcome
  • Cost: TBD

We have reserved 3 campsites at Pinyon (Piñon) Flats Campground

We will have a food planning meeting during the Troop Meeting on 7/21 at Westlands. If you need food related requirements for advancement please contact Alan Switzer at alans@alanswitzer.com to be included!

Orange cards should be turned in no later than the Troop meeting on July 28th as we will be purchasing food for the campout then!


  • Sand sledding
  • Hiking
  • Colorado Gators Reptile Park
  • Fun games

Please contact Alan Switzer, Nick Most, or Cameron Crites for more information!

Court of Honor – Jan 14 – 7:00PM-8:30PM At Hope United Methodist Church



2016 Copper Mountain Ski Trip

When: Friday 1/22 – Sunday 1/ 24

Where: Copper Mountain

Lodging: Copper Mountain Inn – Main Room #425


  • Friday: Evening snacks – pizza
  • Saturday: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Sunday: Breakfast & Lunch