Organized camping is a creative, educational experience in cooperative group living in the outdoors. It uses the natural surroundings to contribute significantly to physical, mental, spiritual, and social growth.
- Camping contributes to good health.
- Camping helps campers develop self-reliance and resourcefulness.
- Camping enhances spiritual growth.
- Camping contributes to social development.
- Camping is an experience in citizenship training.
- Camping at the Cub Scout level introduces boys to the knowledge and skills that they will learn and apply more thoroughly as a Boy Scout.
Cub Scouting offers camping opportunities for Cub Scouts through day camps, resident camps, Webelos den overnight campouts, council-organized family camps, and pack overnighters.
Troop 32 enjoyed a weekend of camping, hiking, prepping ingredients and cooking meals over the fire. Dinner included a visit from a slithery friend. As part of first aid skill training scouts and Assitant Scout Master Rober Faber played wounded or sick hiker. Troop members learn what to do in…See Slide Show
August 25th Troop 32 invited parents and family to embark on a one night camping adventure at Camp Tomo-Chi-Chi near Gilberts, IL. The day started a bit rainy, but soon turned sunny and warm. A fun time was has by all. Here are some of the activities participated in,…See Slide Show
A week of Adventure Camping. Troop 32 Scouts have returned from Napowan Adventure Camp. Every year the scouts go on a one week adventure, where they work on their merit badge requirements, try out exciting new activities. These activities include: Aquatics (motor boating, sailing, canoeing, kayaking) Flintlock Pioneer Village (leatherwork,…See Slide Show
10 Scouts and and 3 adult leaders participated in this annual historic trip honoring the U.S. Grant Pilgrimage. U.S. Grant Pilgrimage 2018- "Honoring our Veterans” U.S. Grant Pilgrimage Theme for 2018 was Honoring our Veterans. While attending the Grant Pilgrimage the troop was allowed admission to the Galena Historical Museum,…See Slide Show
There is magic in the air, or is it snow? There is something special about camping in cold weather. It is a challenging outdoor adventure and one from which great stories are born. In early December, brave Troop 32 scouts weathered the elements and connected with the outdoors for some…See Slide Show