Troop 97 is a boy led Troop and Pack chartered by Crosspoint Community Church in Hattiesburg, MS. The troop and pack are very active and follow a calendar of events designed to teach and instill the scout values of building moral character, leadership and self reliance. This troop does traditional backpacking, canoeing, cycling, camping and skills are taught through merit badges to improve individual skills and achievements. Troop 97 attends summer and winter camp at Camp Tiak yearly, frequently attends other council camps, philmont as well as local and national jamborees. Troop 97 meets at Crosspoint located 1 mile North of Highway 98 on Mondays at 6:30pm Please visit our calendar for a list of upcoming events, camping, trips, and combined cub scout pack nights for questions: please email the Troop Senior Patrol Leader at: boy-scouts-troop-97@comcast.net or the pack at cub-scouts-pack-97@comcast.net

Cloudland Canyon Camp out and Cave

Posted on Sep 14 2014 - 5:25pm

Scouts:   Registration is open for Cloudland Canyon Campout and Cave Tour.  Cost is $59.00   Plans will be to depart at 2pm on Friday October 10th.  We will hike take the cave tour on Saturday and Hike the canyon on Sunday. Plans are to return on Monday October 13th.     Register online.

4 Wheelin Campout was MUDDY FUN!

Posted on Sep 14 2014 - 4:14pm

It was a weekend filled with fun, Mud,  Honor Respect, and a lot of requriements achieved with great food and fun Scout Times... Check out all the photos in the Album!!    THERE IS NO MEETING MONDAY DUE TO THE CAMPOUT WE WILL SEE YOU SEPTEMBER 22, at CROSSPOINT!

Philmont Cavalcade

Posted on Sep 14 2014 - 3:57pm

Scouts:   Philmont contacted me today our fall payment is due I actually thought this was due November 1, but it was October 1st please go online and complete the payment.  Please make sure your Philmont 2nd payment is posted by September 23rd.

Winter Camp November 21-26th

Posted on Sep 6 2014 - 8:28pm

Scouts!   The Council has notified troops of WINTER CAMP at Tiak on November 21- 26th   If you are a scout behind on EAGLE REQUIRED MERIT BADGES THIS WILL BE YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO CATCH UP  Cost is $130.00 and you may use Popcorn Sales to purchase this.    $400.00 in popcorn sales is a free winter camp!!!!    We will reschedule the Vicksburg Hike the week following Christmas and in conjunction with Wolf Creek Snow Skiing.   An online Registration is active.

Membership 2015

Posted on Sep 6 2014 - 8:28pm

Scouts our 2015 memberships will be due by October 29th.... You may pay these online at anytime for the Calendar year of 2015!   Thanks for scouting!

Woodruff 2015! BE THERE!

Posted on Aug 17 2014 - 8:03am

Scouts:   We are submitting a request for summer June 28th week.   This will coincide with Philmont,  If your not going to Philmont!  This is your summer camp opportunity,  Mr. Quinn and David planning to take a crew.   A $25.00 deposit  is placed on the website.  3 Total payments will be made the first in October.   Make Plans NOW!!    In the event we do not get this week a refund will be issued!

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