When selecting a troop, you need to consider many factors- at 1539, we strive to provide you with the information you need to make an informed choice. Scouting's new Journey to Excellence provides some metrics for evaluating how a troop is doing- you can see how we are doing against those metrics here. Below are some additional statistics that summarize what we are and what we do-

Averages for our Scouts by Years in the Troop
Year
group
ScoutsAgeRankCampoutsService
Projects
Meetings
< 11411.50Scout5413
11013.102nd Class12743
2813.752nd Class211063
3314.332nd Class17755
41014.90Star4924127
5615.83Life4427167
6517.00Life5159205
7217.00Eagle6264251
     
To see a geographic distribution of our current scouts- click here

Troop 1539 prides itself as a 'camping' troop - we truly believe that it isn't scouting without the 'outing', and in Western Washington, the opportunities are boundless- below is a summary of our completed campouts since the year 2003. If you want to get 'out there' - then this is the troop for you!

Completed Campouts by year
YearCampoutsNights
Camping
Miles
Backpacking
Miles
Paddling
Miles
Cycling
50 Milers
202023   55   102.8   11.25   16      
201930   89   146.55   86   212   3   
201828   105   193.9   34.25   181   1   
201729   91   165   22      1   
201634   135   226.25   55   10   3   
201528   83   122   55      1   
201428   109   222   8   35   2   
201322   70   130.25   63      2   
201226   123   205   19   10   2   
201123   77   111   4   237   2   
201023   137   101   45   28   2   
200923   83   106   62      2   
200817   52   58      200   1   
200719   44   23   60      1   
200613   36   97         1   
200510   25   20            
20046   18   16            
20036   16   9            
20021   6               
Kitsap Packs our scouts came from
PackScouts
45398
45446
45564
45374
45064
45712
45542
45402
52391
45551
     

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