Scoutmaster Archive

  • It’s not strictly a troop event, but four of our Scouts participated in the 2022 Ride Across California. They rode their bikes from the Arizona border, across the desert and over the mountains to San Diego. That is an impressive ride!

    Ride Across California

    It’s not strictly a troop event, but four of our Scouts participated in the 2022 Ride Across California. They rode their bikes from the Arizona border, across the desert and over the mountains to San Diego. That is an impressive ride!

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  • 682- I know a lot of you are excited to go to Horseshoe this summer – it’s going to be an adventure! But as it turns out, they are excited too. It’s pretty unusual for them to get campers from so far away. They’ll make a big deal out of us coming, and in fact, they already started. They asked […]

    Horseshoe is excited to see us

    682- I know a lot of you are excited to go to Horseshoe this summer – it’s going to be an adventure! But as it turns out, they are excited too. It’s pretty unusual for them to get campers from so far away. They’ll make a big deal out of us coming, and in fact, they already started. They asked […]

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  • Troop, This afternoon Anirudh Ramachandran successfully completed his Board of Review and is now 682’s latest Eagle Scout. Please join me in congratulating him for his hard work and success. Best, Mr Dickson PS: Two in one week! 

    Please congratulate Anirhudh on becoming 682’s latest Eagle Scout

    Troop, This afternoon Anirudh Ramachandran successfully completed his Board of Review and is now 682’s latest Eagle Scout. Please join me in congratulating him for his hard work and success. Best, Mr Dickson PS: Two in one week! 

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating new Eagle Scout David Fisher, who completed his Board of Review last night. From the time he joined Troop 682 7 years ago, David has shown a great dedication to Scouting and to the Troop. I am very proud of him and glad to have had the chance to see his development. Best, Mr […]

    Congratulations to David, Troop 682’s 53rd Eagle Scout!

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating new Eagle Scout David Fisher, who completed his Board of Review last night. From the time he joined Troop 682 7 years ago, David has shown a great dedication to Scouting and to the Troop. I am very proud of him and glad to have had the chance to see his development. Best, Mr […]

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  • Troop, This weekend  Troop 682 alum Damian Collins was elected as Section Chief for Section 6W of Order of the Arrow. He will be leading 8 OA lodges across the southwest, from San Diego to Tucson and Phoenix to Las Vegas. He is one of only 157 Scouts in the nation to hold a section-level position on Order of the […]

    Congratulations to Damian for being elected OA Section Chief

    Troop, This weekend  Troop 682 alum Damian Collins was elected as Section Chief for Section 6W of Order of the Arrow. He will be leading 8 OA lodges across the southwest, from San Diego to Tucson and Phoenix to Las Vegas. He is one of only 157 Scouts in the nation to hold a section-level position on Order of the […]

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  • Please join me in congratulating Alex L., Troop 682’s newest Eagle Scout. He had his Board of Review this evening and passed easily. They were impressed with his seventy-odd merit badges, and with his COVID-appropriate Eagle project (hand sanitizer stations). Great work Alex! Mr Dickson

    Congratulations to Alex, 682’s newest Eagle!

    Please join me in congratulating Alex L., Troop 682’s newest Eagle Scout. He had his Board of Review this evening and passed easily. They were impressed with his seventy-odd merit badges, and with his COVID-appropriate Eagle project (hand sanitizer stations). Great work Alex! Mr Dickson

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  • I am happy to announce Troop 682G’s first Eagle Scout, Amy Wigley — and Troop 682’s 50th Eagle Scout overall! Many of you know Amy’s leadership and kindness by working, camping, and laughing with her. She was helping Scouts BSA long before girls were allowed in the program and will continue to help scouts long into the future. For those […]

    Amy W. Eagle Scout!

    I am happy to announce Troop 682G’s first Eagle Scout, Amy Wigley — and Troop 682’s 50th Eagle Scout overall! Many of you know Amy’s leadership and kindness by working, camping, and laughing with her. She was helping Scouts BSA long before girls were allowed in the program and will continue to help scouts long into the future. For those […]

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  • Troop, Several of our Scouts who attended and helped at the emergency fair last weekend are in Thursday’s Poway News Chieftain on page A16, and online at PomeradoNews.com! Mr Dickson

    Emergency Fair – 682 in the news!

    Troop, Several of our Scouts who attended and helped at the emergency fair last weekend are in Thursday’s Poway News Chieftain on page A16, and online at PomeradoNews.com! Mr Dickson

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating Ethan Eschbach, Troop 682’s latest Eagle Scout. He completed his Board of Review this afternoon. (I am hoping this is the last Zoom BoR!) Ethan has been a big part of the troop for the last seven years, and we are all very proud of him. Best, Mr Dickson

    Congratulations to Ethan, 682’s newest Eagle

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating Ethan Eschbach, Troop 682’s latest Eagle Scout. He completed his Board of Review this afternoon. (I am hoping this is the last Zoom BoR!) Ethan has been a big part of the troop for the last seven years, and we are all very proud of him. Best, Mr Dickson

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  • Troop, Let’s all congratulate Mr. Collins, who was recently selected for the Rancho Mesa District Award of Merit, one of only three awarded in all of our district (Poway, Penasquitos, Scripps Ranch and Mira Mesa). In addition to his efforts in founding troop 682G and as ASM for 625B, he was recognized for reviving the district’s Order of the Arrow […]

    Congratulations to Mr. Collins for District Award of Merit

    Troop, Let’s all congratulate Mr. Collins, who was recently selected for the Rancho Mesa District Award of Merit, one of only three awarded in all of our district (Poway, Penasquitos, Scripps Ranch and Mira Mesa). In addition to his efforts in founding troop 682G and as ASM for 625B, he was recognized for reviving the district’s Order of the Arrow […]

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