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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

Meeting Monday October 27th

Posted on Oct 21 2014 - 6:42pm

Cub scouts will participate with Den for campout instructions and requirements,   Boy Scouts will review campout and winter camp Schedules.

Next Campout is the Tuxachanie Hike! Get Ready!

Posted on Oct 21 2014 - 6:39pm

Scouts,make sure you are registered by or before October 24th to participate in the hike...Remember due to the nature of this campout  arriving ontime is imperative for instruction and your patrol participation.    We will depart Gander Mountain 5pm if you need a ride make sure you email the scout troop to hold a seatbelt.  If your parents are dropping you off please be present by 6:30pm  or no later than 7pm.   Departure will be 10:30 am on Sunday morning.

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!

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