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

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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My Trip to Northern Tier

Northern Tier, along with Seabase, Philmont, and Swamp Base* are the high adventure trips that Boy Scouts has to offer. I have been lucky enough to have attended all of these high adventure trips. I participated in Northern Tier 2 summers ago and it was a totally...

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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.