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From the Advancement Committee

The Advancement Committee has been working hard to streamline the Eagle Scout process.  Over the past year we have been reviewing and approving proposals via email to speed up the transferring between Council and Advancement Chairs.  This has allowed us to shorten the approval time down to days instead of weeks. Further, Eagle Candidates can now email their… Read more

George & Ian at the beginning

Scouting the AT

Have you ever wanted to hike the Appalachian Trail? Well, join us as we follow 2 Scouters from Knox Trail Council as they hike from Maine to Georgia to raise funds for our Scout Reach program.  As they hike this summer they will be raising awareness of the Knox Trail Council efforts to bring Scouting to the under-served… Read more

490 Union

Properties Update

Greeting Scouters, Hope this note finds you well. I wanted to give you a quick update on what has transpired since our last correspondence as it relates to our 490 Union Avenue property and also update you on a new facility use policy that was approved recently at our Knox Trail Council Executive Board. As always thank you… Read more

Trail to Eagle

Trail to Eagle

Camp Resolute’s outstanding Trail to Eagle Camp will run from August 9 to 14. Scouts are invited to come participate in this exclusive opportunity and work on Eagle-required Merit Badges, learn about the planning and requirements of an Eagle leadership project, understand the specific parts of the Trail to Eagle process, and experience advanced leadership development. This special… Read more

Lifeguard

BSA Lifeguard Camp

The BSA Lifeguard Camp at Camp Resolute is an intensive program that will involve learning multiple rescue from a watercraft, swimming extension rescue, active drowning rescue, passive drowning rescue and submerged victim rescue.  Course also covers long shallow diving, stride jumping, compact jump and defense and grip escapes and back-boarding procedures.  Upon successful completion of this course, you… Read more

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Spring Recruitment

It’s springtime in the Knox Trail Council! That means Spring Recruitment season is in full swing! We hope you are busy organizing and performing recruitment nights! Let’s get as many kids as possible involved in the best program for youth! If you need anything at all from the Knox Trail Council, please do not hesitate to contact your… Read more

2004-03-27 Bob Wyman Pinewood Derby

Robert ‘Bob’ Wyman

Scouting friends, It is with a heavy heart that I share with you the news that Robert (Bob) Wyman passed away on May 12, 2015. As many of you know, Bob had just retired on June 1, 2014 from the Knox Trail Council after many years of service. Bob was a fanatic Red Sox’s fan and was always looking forward… Read more