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.


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

News and Stories

Troop 97 welcomes new scouts at crossover

Troop 97 scouts attended the Pack 95 crossover on Sunday, March 11 at Shades Valley Lutheran Church. The troop welcomed five boys who each earned their Arrow of Light rank in February. This is just the first group that are joining the troop. Scouts will be attending...

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Camporee 2018

It was a good weekend for camping and testing your Scouting skills with mild temperatures and some limited humidity at this year’s Vulcan District Camporee. Troop 97 awards this year included: Blue Beaver — 2nd place in trolley race Bear — 3rd place in crosscut saw...

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My Trip To Florida Sea Base

From July 11-16, eight scouts and four adults from Troop 97 embarked on a 12-hour car trip to Florida Sea Base on Islamorada in the Florida Keys, bound to spend a week on a boat, scuba diving and enjoying the ocean. We arrived two days early, staying at the Seafarer...

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New Scouts

Are you ready to sign up with Troop 97. Follow this link to find out everything you need to know.


Do you need to pay for an upcoming campout or event? Keep forgetting to bring your checkbook to meetings?


Login to Troopmaster to view achievements, see a calendar and pay for events.

Troop Calendar

Do need to keep up with the troop? Where we are going, what we are doing. Follow us on our calendar.

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