When selecting a troop, you need to consider many factors- at 1539, we strive to provide you with the information you need to make an informed choice. Scouting's new Journey to Excellence provides some metrics for evaluating how a troop is doing- you can see how we are doing against those metrics here. Below are some additional statistics that summarize what we are and what we do-

Averages for our Scouts by Years in the Troop
Year
group
ScoutsAgeRankCampoutsService
Projects
Meetings
< 12511.96Scout6413
11312.852nd Class13631
2713.572nd Class201051
3814.75Star352298
4315.001st Class3319107
5116.00Tenderfoot27871
6816.75Life6730165
7217.00Eagle3521180
     
To see a geographic distribution of our current scouts- click here

Troop 1539 prides itself as a 'camping' troop - we truly believe that it isn't scouting without the 'outing', and in Western Washington, the opportunities are boundless- below is a summary of our completed campouts since the year 2003. If you want to get 'out there' - then this is the troop for you!

Completed Campouts by year
YearCampoutsNights
Camping
Miles
Backpacking
Miles
Paddling
Miles
Cycling
50 Milers
202224   106   174.2   64.9      3   
202127   77   130.9   61.3   31   1   
202025   62   108.3   11.25   16      
201930   87   146.55   86   212   3   
201828   96   138.9   34.25   181   1   
201728   77   165   22      1   
201634   126   226.25   55   10   3   
201528   83   122   55      1   
201428   109   222   8   35   2   
201322   70   130.25   63      2   
201226   123   205   19   10   2   
201123   77   111   4   237   2   
201023   137   101   45   28   2   
200923   83   106   62      2   
200817   52   58      200   1   
200719   44   23   60      1   
200613   36   97         1   
200510   25   20            
20046   18   16            
20036   16   9            
20021   6               
Kitsap Packs our scouts came from
PackScouts
45448
45397
45715
49913
45402
45372
52391
45131
45061
     

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