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3/24 7PM MEETING Court of Honor 6:30PM PLC MEETING

3/31 7PM MEETING Tent Building Relay

4/4-6 CAMPING Serranova

4/7 7PM OUTING Swim Test @ PHS


4/14 7PM MEETING Fishing MB


4/28 7PM MEETING Cycling MB


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 Last updated: 3/19/2014 14:26

Troop 8 Activities Calendar

Newly Updated Yearly Calendar Now Available

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Fishing MB 4/14

Directions to Johnson’s Pond



1. Start out going west on Albright Ave toward Orchard Ave.

0.9 mi

2. Turn left onto N Cedar Crest Blvd/PA-229.

0.4 mi


3. Take the 1st right onto Huckleberry Rd.Huckleberry Rd is 0.2 miles past Guth Rd

If you reach Walbert Ave you've gone about 0.4 miles too far

2.4 mi


4. Turn right onto Route 309/PA-309. Continue to follow PA-309.PA-309 is 0.8 miles past Herman Ln

If you are on Huckleberry Rd and reach Village Rd you've gone about 0.1 miles too far

3.7 mi

5. Turn right onto Sand Spring Rd.Sand Spring Rd is 0.1 miles past Education Park Dr

Newhard's Flower & Garden Shop is on the corner

If you reach Parkland Ct you've gone about 0.1 miles too far

0.6 mi


6. Turn right onto Coplay Creek Rd.If you reach Mallard Rd you've gone about 0.2 miles too far

0.2 mi

7. 4375 COPLAY CREEK RD is on the left.  If you reach Wood St you've gone about 0.4 miles too far


Interested in Scouting?

Contact: Troop 8's Scoutmaster,  Ben Skinker,  for info

Contact Ben Skinker

Interested in Venturing?

Visit the Venture Crew 8 Website

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North Valley District Info

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North Valley Website

Having Trouble with Knots?

Visit Animated Knots by Grog to see animations of the correct way to tie every knot in the book.

Are You Tougher Than A Boy Scout?

Click the link below to access the NatGeo webpage for the show.


Summer Camp 2014

This year we will be attending summer camp at Trexler Scout Reservation!

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