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Camporee Postponed 

Due to predictions of locally severe weather related to Hurricane Matthew forecast for King’s Mountain this weekend, the District Camporee has been postponed.

Canoe/Kayak Camping Trip

This weekend, we’ve got a trip that has been much-requested: a canoe/kayak camping trip along the Holston River. Here are the details:
When: meet at the church at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday September 24.

We will load up gear and boats. Then we will drive out to Mendota and make camp. After camp has been set up, we will travel up the river and embark on our float trip.

We are floating about 5 miles on nearly flat water. The North Fork is shallow and calm. No experience is necessary. All of our scouts will be able to navigate the easy paddle. Continue reading Canoe/Kayak Camping Trip

Day Hike on the Appalachian Trail

Saturday, September 3 at 9:30 AM

Laurel Falls is a gem in our region. The beautiful, full waterfall is just a short hike on the Appalachian Trail in the Dennis Cove area near Hampton, TN. The hike there is an easy 3-mile round trip, and the swimming hole at the bottom of the falls is . . . → Read More: Day Hike on the Appalachian Trail

Eagle Court of Honor August 16th

Scouts close to rank advancement or with incomplete merit badges should work hard to finish up their requirements in the next couple of weeks so that we can present our awards at the Aug. 16 Court of Honor.

Each scout has a progress report that tells them what they need.  If you missed this and need it . . . → Read More: Eagle Court of Honor August 16th

Order of the Arrow Summer Ordeal

Summer Ordeal at CDC — for Order of the Arrow members only (not a troop event).

More info as the date approaches. If you were nominated for OA this year, this event is required to complete your membership in scouting’s Honor Society.

Leaving from the church at . . . → Read More: Order of the Arrow Summer Ordeal