FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When can my son join Troop 6?
Boys are eligable to join the troop once they reach age 11 or finish 5th grade.
How many boys are in Troop 6?
It varies year by year. As of September 2017, the troop consisted of 40 scouts divided into 5 patrols.
How can my son join Troop 6?
If you've never been involved in scouting, the first meeting can feel intimidating. Don't worry: troop 6 makes it simple! Show up to a meeting, and have your son join in, have fun and quickly learn the ropes.
What is the time commitment to boys and their families?
Troop 6 meets every Tuesday from 7:30-9, goes on one adventure a month (usually a weekend campout, but occasionally longer trips), and hosts a 2-3 week summer camp in the High Sierras.
What are the meetings like?
Meetings vary week to week, but here's a sample agenda: