Last Night on the Trail



PHOTO:  July 8th, 2003 Mike Fossum



It was Saturday morning, February 1, 2003.  The phone rang in our office and a Scoutmaster introduced himself. “Hi, my name is Mike Fossum, with Troop 1598 in Houston, and I need to make a reservation for a canoe trip in July.  I’ve kept […]

Last Night on the Trail2018-12-14T04:22:17+00:00

The 50-Miler Afloat Award

PortageThe BSA 50-Miler Award is presented to each qualifying individual by his/her home Scout unit for satisfactory participation in an approved trip.

But just what is involved with earning this award? The second BSA requirement is: Cover the canoe route of not less than 50 consecutive miles; take a minimum […]

The 50-Miler Afloat Award2017-12-06T17:52:37+00:00