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  • Troop 175 Scouts Return from Haitian Community Service Trip
    Troop 175 Scouts Return from Haitian Community Service Trip

    They came in ones and two and as word spread they came in small groups and finally by the hundreds to get their eye exams and their glasses. We expected to be able to service...

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  • Four New Scouts Take Flight as Troop 175 Eagles
    Four New Scouts Take Flight as Troop 175 Eagles

    Simsbury Boy Scout Troop 175 recently held a Court of Honor to award the rank of Eagle Scout to four young men, Hunter Boyko, Justin Bush, Will Kelsey and Cam Cantelmo. More than 100 young...

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  • Troop 175 Eagle Project Highlighted in Hartford Courant
    Troop 175 Eagle Project Highlighted in Hartford Courant

    Since Boy Scout Troop 175 was founded at St. Mary’s Church in Simsbury in the late 1970’s, 115 scouts have attained the rank of Eagle. Each one of those young men have contributed a community...

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  • Troop 175 Climbs Massachusetts Highest Peak
    Troop 175 Climbs Massachusetts Highest Peak

    The May Troop 175 camping trip was a backpacking trip to Mt. Greylock ( Elev. 3,491) in northwestern MA. The Mt. Greylock campground has been converted to backpacking use only. With ample capacity consisting of...

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  • Troop 175 Returns to Tuckerman’s Ravine
    Troop 175 Returns to Tuckerman’s Ravine

    This April, Troop 175 returned to Tuckerman’s Ravine, located on the east face of Mount Washington in the scenic White Mountains of NH. Staying the first night in a hotel Gorham NH, the hiking began...

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  • New Scouts Enjoy First Troop 175 Camping Trip
    New Scouts Enjoy First Troop 175 Camping Trip

    Our March trip was a visit to New York City. This was our ‘Crossover’ trip which was the very first camping trip for many of our new scouts recently coming up from cub scouts. Saturday...

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