May 1, 2011
Welcome! This section of our website is designed especially for prospective and new members.
We have a flyer that describes the entire transition to Boy Scouting from Webelos and introduces Troop 849, its focus, objectives and requirements.
Most of the flyer is also available online in various forms. Of particular interest is the before you join page. If your son decides to join Troop 849, the transitioning page will help you through the sequence of events.
Once you decide to join us, check out the Welcome Scout page for tips on getting started with our troop. We also have a document to help you get started backpacking. It is called "Your First Hike". Check it before your first backpacking hike with the troop. You can also download this document.
Parents should check out the Welcome Parent page for a wealth of useful information, including what needs to be done right away.
Lastly, a few financial matters are discussed on the financial page.
Contents of this page provided by Tom Thorpe.
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