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

Historian Reports from Summer and Fall 2017

Summer Camp Wrap-Up On September 9-10, Troop 97 took a trip to Camp Sequoyah for our annual Summer Camp Wrap-Up campout. On Saturday, we constructed and raced cardboard boats in our own Cardboard Regatta. Camp Sequoyah’s waterslide, “the Sidewinder,” was opened for...

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Webmaster Reports from Summer and Fall 2017

Jack Wright Campout - August 5-6, 2017 All of the scouts met up at 8:30 am and we started our 45 min drive to Jack Wright at Tannehill State Park. I did some summer reading to pass the time, but most people play cards. Once we arrived, you saw lush vegetation and...

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Eagle Court of Honor – August 27, 2017

On Sunday afternoon, August 27, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Homewood, Troop 97 held a Court of Honor to recognize five of its members who, in the past few months, have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. The Homewood based troop welcomed James Gunter, Matt...

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New Scouts

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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.