Philmont 719-H-01

Philmont 719-H-01

Troop 221 sent two crews to Philmont Scout Ranch this summer.  These are a few notes and photos from Crew 719-H-01, aka “Hotel 1”.  There were 11 members in our Crew and we selected Itinerary 13 back in April. We arrived in Base Camp on July 19th.  We...
Buffalo River Canoe Trip ’16

Buffalo River Canoe Trip ’16

Our 6th Buffalo River Canoe Trip was outstanding.  We left at 6:00 am the day after school got out, made the drive to Silver Hill, AR, got our equipment loaded into canoes and managed to get a couple miles down the river.  It was a heck of a day..as always. For this...
Sea Base Sea Exploring

Sea Base Sea Exploring

Last summer, we took a crew of 20 to Florida Seabase for a Sea Exploring Adventure.  On the front end of our trip, we spent a day and a half exploring Ft. Lauderdale & the Everglades.  We took an Airboat Tour and had a great time hanging out at the hotel pool....
Northern Tier

Northern Tier

In the Summer of 2015, Troop 221 sent a crew of 8 on a Northern Tier Fishing Expedition.  The expedition departed from Atikokan, Ontario.  Two of the 8 Scouts completed their Triple Crown on this trip.  One of the many highlights of the trip was creating a sail out of...
Buffalo River Canoe Trip

Buffalo River Canoe Trip

In June of 2015, we took our 5th trip down the Buffalo National River. The water conditions were perfect and the weather was outstanding. We caught fish and cruised along the river like never before. Here are just a few of the images from the trip. There are many more...