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
< 12211.24Scout3212
11112.18Tenderfoot16644
21112.911st Class211488
3914.78Star3031114
4514.80Life4035176
5616.17Life4139214
6317.00Life5418200
     
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
50 Milers
201715   30   10.5   5      
201634   99   217   50.5   3   
201528   67   122   55   2   
201428   78   222   4   2   
201322   55   133   63   2   
201226   77   205   19   2   
201124   61   121   4   2   
201023   68   101   43   2   
200923   55   106   62   2   
200817   42   58      1   
200719   42   23   60   1   
200613   32   97      1   
200510   20   20         
20046   16   16         
20036   15   9         
20021   6            
Orca Packs our scouts came from
PackScouts
453914
454010
45568
45444
45542
45551
45371
45041
     

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