Welcome

Thanks for visiting the Troop 97 website. For visitors, you can learn a little about Troop 97 and our history. For parents and scouts, this is a great resource for you to keep up with what is happening at the troop. Especially in our news/blogs section. If you would like more information on the troop, feel free to contact me at any time.

Steve Lloyd, Scoutmaster

Troop History

Troop 97 has a long history, over 60 years. Learn a little about the troop and it’s leaders.

Alumni

A troop with this much history has a lot of alumni. Visit with others at our Facebook group.

News and Stories

Chickamauga, Sept. 20 – 22, 2019

Chickamauga, Sept. 20 – 22, 2019

The theme of this campout quoting from Mr. Lloyd, was “A Battle of Americans”. We left for Chickamauga Battlefield National Park at 5:00 pm. Chickamauga, which is located outside of Chattanooga, Tennessee, just recently celebrated its 156th anniversary. Even though it...

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Water Carnival – August 2019 Campout

Water Carnival – August 2019 Campout

August 2-4, 2019 The theme of this campout was Water Carnival and fun. On Friday, we left the church around 3:30 and headed to Camp Sequoyah. We arrived around 5 pm, where we then set up our campsite, ate our sack dinners, and then started making plans for the water...

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Campout at the NACK, July 20-21, 2019

Campout at the NACK, July 20-21, 2019

First off, I would like to commend the efforts of our leaders to scramble at the last minute to find this place, because our originally scheduled canoe trip to Grimes Canoe base was canceled, due to the Buffalo River being too deep and running too swift for safe...

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New Scouts

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Troopmaster

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Troop Calendar

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Troop 97 is part of the Vulcan District of the Greater Alabama Council  and is chartered by Trinity United Methodist Church in Homewood, Alabama.