Camporee This Weekend


October 8-10:

A district camporee is an exciting event where all the troops from the greater Bristol area come together for a weekend of fun, fellowship, and competition. This year’s theme is “Island Challenge,” and there will be both an island challenge event and a scavenger hunt, among other activities.

We will meet on Friday afternoon at 4:00 . . . → Read More: Camporee This Weekend

Upcoming Training Opportunities!


We have an opportunity at troop 8 to offer the Coast Guard Boating Safety Course to any interested parties. Virginia passed a law in 2007 that will require anyone operating a watercraft in Virginia to complete the course, and it is expected that Tennessee will follow suit. Regardless of age, all boaters in Virginia will . . . → Read More: Upcoming Training Opportunities!

Return To Class A Uniform

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This Tuesday will be our first meeting after Labor Day, which marks the return to Class A Uniforms.


New Arrowmen, have you sewn on your emblem (right . . . → Read More: Return To Class A Uniform

Appalachian Trail Day Hike this Saturday

We will meet at the church at 9:00 a.m. Saturday for an easy Appalachian Trail day hike. Mostly downhill, this 7 ½-mile hike will be a good training hike for our backpacking trip coming up in a few weeks. This is also a good opportunity to invite a friend to join us!

Participants should bring a day . . . → Read More: Appalachian Trail Day Hike this Saturday