Scout Night with the Penquins

PenguinsEnjoy a night out with family and friends for the Penguins annual Scout Night on Saturday March 10th at 7pm.  Everyone is invited to attend.  Remember to wear your Class A uniform.

Cost is $25 per ticket, made payable to Boy Scout Troop 160 and is due by February 22th at the Scout meeting.  (See Mr Blakiewicz for the signup sheet) Price includes Hot Dog, chips and a drink.


Scout Sunday – February 11th, 2018

All Troop 160 Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and their families are expected to attend the Sunday Service at Clark’s Summit United Methodist Church on February 11th, 2018 to thank the Church for allowing us to use their facilities. It is very important that we have a great turnout. Please attend regardless of your personal faith and please be in full Class A uniform. We will meet in the Fellowship hall at 9:40am to line up and will march in together for the 10am service. Light refreshments are provided following the service.

Ice Climbing February 10

Join us on Saturday February 10th for an exciting adventure.

All day at Delaware water gap. Open to all ages.
Provide your own lunch and transportation to and from location.
$45 per person. Minimum 12 people otherwise it’s $75 pp.
All equipment, harnesses, ropes, hardware, axes, and crampons supplied by guide service.
You need to wear sturdy boots and appropriate clothes.
Thank you Mr. Gercken for organizing this event.

For More information CLICK HERE


Pinewood Derby Setup and Race

This Friday January 26 at 5pm we need Scouts to help to set up the track for the Pinewood Derby.  Class B uniform Clarks Summit United Methodist Church.


On Saturday January 27 at 8:30 am we need Scouts to help at the big event on race day. Class A uniform.

Winter Campout 2018

Date: January 20-21, 2018

Location: Camp Acahela – Lean-to structures

(Click Here for Sign-Up Sheet and additional Information)

We will organize into Patrols for cooking.

We will discuss guidelines for the menu at the next Troop Meeting.

Each Patrol is responsible for their own food purchase, stove, cooking pots, utensils, and cleanup.

Bring ideas to the next meeting for skills you want to develop: Map and Compass, Fire-Building, First Aid, 5-Mile Hike, etc.

Holiday Party: White elephant gift exchange and Class B uniform. 

We will be having a little party at tonights meeting. If you have an ugly sweater – feel free to wear it in lieu of your class A shirt.

White elephant is when you exchange gifts of $5 or less with other Scouts it can be anything, just not worth any real value.

You can be as creative as you want (as long as it is within the spirit of the Scout Oath and Law).

You have to bring a gift to take a gift.

Remind Message System

RemindCommunications are a challenge for any group.  Troop 160 offers several ways to remain informed so you can decide what works best for you.

1) – Subscribe to webpage updates.  This is our primary communication mechanism.  Subscribe on the home page on the left navigation pane at the bottom.  You may unsubscribe at any time.

2) Sign up for the REMIND system to get important and infrequent text updates.  Join the Troop 160 “class” by texting @8e7471 to 81010.  You can also join the class using the following link in your browser.

Both communication mechanisms are meant for both Scouts and Parents.

Clarks Summit, PA