Camping and Events

A Shrubbery brought to you by Troop 175

It wasn’t England 932 AD in the land of Camelot, but the brave knights of troop 175 trekked out in the snow, rain and even flooding to join the amazing … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Woodbadge – back then.

Dear Fellow 2012 Woodbagders, One of my ticket items is to create a troop history of my home troop 175 here in Niles. I was a member of this troop as … Continue reading

November 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

First Annual Troop 175 Ten Commandments Hike

September 29th was our First (hopefully annual) 10 commandments Hike. This was a hike with several purposes. Since a Scout is reverent, this was an opportunity for any Scout to … Continue reading

September 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Gilligans Island redux

  Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale, A tale of a fateful trip That started at SJB the School Aboard a tiny ship – Ok. you know … Continue reading

August 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

It is in games that many men discover their paradise – Robert Wilson Lynd

And it was in the weather this past week at Napowan that we members of Troop 175 finally found something close to paradise! This would be my 6th year at … Continue reading

July 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

White Pines

Troop 175 at White Pines June 2012

June 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Global Warming hits Baraboo

For the last 4 or so years that we have been going to Baraboo, the wheather in almost all cases has never really cooperated. One year it’s freezing cold, one … Continue reading

May 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Da Bears!

Sometimes we don’t even notice the most obvious things in life, even when they are RIGHT in front  of us. This weekend was a perfect example of this – After … Continue reading

May 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Animagus, the Snipe and the Mountain Goat Trail

Once upon a time…….ok you know how the rest of it goes……..there lived a……………..SNIPE?   Anyone know what a snipe actually is? I’ve heard it is like the mythical bird every new Scout needs to seek … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Food for Thought

Many people think that young boys have NO idea about cooking; much less how to plan a meal, put a recipe together, and then to actually cook! Well that could not be farther … Continue reading

November 27, 2011 · Leave a comment
Follow STORIES of TROOP 175 on
Bryan on Scouting

The official blog of Scouting magazine, a publication of the Boy Scouts of America.


All The Wrong News That's Unfit to Print is the best place for your personal blog or business site.