Author: Richard Saunderson

Placing Flags for the Veterans

Several Troop 2 Hastings scouts spend a few hours on Saturday at Mt. Hope Cemetery.  We placed fresh American flags supplied by the American Legion on the graves of veterans in advance of Memorial Day.  Along with our fellow scouts

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Durland 2016 Camping and Hiking

The Troop made the annual winter weekend trip to Durland Scout Reservation.  The scouts did a five-mile winter hike around Clear Lake.  Axe yard skills, map-reading and orientation where practiced and various requirements met.  Each patrol cooked three hot meals, and the troop

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Pre-order your Holiday Wreaths

Download this flyer below, complete and mail it in by November 24 to save on advance orders T2_wreathsHoliday_2015

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Pancake Breakfast this Sunday Oct 25

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Open House 2015

Our autumn Open House and Registration Night is scheduled for: Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 at 7:00PM at the First Reformed Church 18 Farragut Avenue (at Five Corners). We will be there along with our sister unit, Cub Scout Pack 1. Stop

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Interested in Scouting? Visit us at Friday Night Live or Draper Park

Flier for FNL-Draper 2015-edit-final  

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AT Trek no. 10

Six of our older scouts plus Pepper hiked around 8 miles on day 1 and 5 miles on day 2.  This overnight trek was both very scenic and very tiring.  It was the most difficult hike so far not because

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Camp Read 2014

Although we have attended Camp Read in prior years, 2014 was especially fun since we camped with the Provos. We had a great group of kids from different troops and I had fun meeting them all. – Troop Historian Paul

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20 Mile Hike to Manhattan

The 20 mile hike to Times Square was one of our most challenging and enjoyable hikes. Seven members of Troop 2 (plus three adults) hiked from Hastings to Times Square in Manhattan.  That worked out to 21 miles, actually, plus one

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AT Hike no. 9

This is the 9th backpacking hike in our series on the Appalachian Trail (AT).

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