Welcome to Troop 642, Simi Valley
We are an active Scout Troop, with weekly Troop meetings and monthly outings, focusing on hiking and backpacking. Recent outings include:
News release about our latest Eagle Scout can be found here.
Backpacking to Upper Reyes Creek (click here for an amusing video)
Rocket Launching at El Mirage Dry Lake
Snowboarding in winter
Annual Yosemite winter backpacking
Summer Scout Camp
Long-term backpacking in Summer
Family beach camping
What's new on the site:
Photos from the Matilija Campout are here.
The latest newsletter is here.
A new page with a signup form to make things easier for the Trek Leader.
New photos from the mid-December hike led by James-Edward.
Information about the GE/Ronald Reagan Scholarship
If you are interested in visiting, or joining our Troop please
contact Paul Witman, 805-493-3562 or witman(at sign)ieee.org
Also, check out our sister Venture Crew, Crew 9642, via Steve and Ilene Freeman, 805-529-2069. The Venture Crew is open to young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the eighth grade) through 20 years old.
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