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
< 11611.55Scout4212
11412.792nd Class11639
2613.17Tenderfoot18862
3614.001st Class22872
4815.25Star5323137
5815.88Life3826168
6517.00Eagle5359194
7317.00Eagle4747204
     
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
202011   23   44.05   11.25   16      
201930   91   146.55   86   212   3   
201829   105   193.9   34.25   181   1   
201729   91   165   22      1   
201634   135   217   55   10   3   
201528   83   122   55      1   
201428   109   222   8   35   2   
201322   70   133   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
45399
45447
45066
45565
45375
45543
45403
45712
52391
45551
45521
     

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