Important Reminder

This is a rain or shine event on November 13th, 2021.

Pre-registration must be completed by October 31st at 8PM.

About Troop 109

Troop 109 is based out of St. Mary's in Westfield. Our members come from throughout the greater Westfield area.

We meet on Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:30 or so in St. Mary's Elementary School cafeteria. Guests are always welcome, but please reach out to Scoutmaster Tim McMahon via email at Mr.McMahon@troop-109.org in advance to ensure that we don't have an outing planned for the night that you'd like to visit.

We're a very active troop and we do lots of great activities. Adventures from the last few years include: 

  • * deep-sea fishing off the Connecticut shore
  • * camping at Limerock race track
  • * camping and mining at Herkimer Diamond Mine
  • * dozens of regional camporees & Klondike Derbies
  • * short backpacking and camping trips along the Appalachian Trail
  • * building custom latex masks for Halloween
  • * overnight camping on the USS Massachusetts battleship
  • * community service work for Westfield Children's Museum
  • * seasonal food drives for St. Mary's Parish and Westfield Food Bank
  • * community service for Extreme Makeover Home Edition (CT)
  • * community service for Autism Walks
  • * community services for Westfield on Weekends
  • * Boy Scout Brush Brigade (freak snow storm cleanup)
  • * several local Eagle Scout leadership projects
  • * build and launch rockets
  • * day hikes through Robinson State Park and along the ridge near Old Newgate Prison
  • * winter camping and ski/board outing
  • * family camping trips to Gettysburg, PA during April vacations
  • * kayaking trip
  • * whiffle ball challenge (against younger family members and cub scouts)
  • * summer camp at Camp Moses in Russell
  • * summer camp at Hidden Valley in New Hampshire
  • * summer camp at Massawepie Scout Camp in the Adirondacks
  • * summer camp at J.N. Webster Scout Reservation in Connecticut
  • * Indian Lore camping and museum trip to Foxwoods
    * camping on the dunes on Cape Cod
  • * Wind Turbine tour
  • * Backpacking Mount Greylock, MA
  • * Backpacking Mount Glastenbury, VT
  • * 25 mile backpacking trip - Tully Trail
  • * 100 mile canoe trips in the Adirondacks
  • * 50+ mile backpacking trip to Zion and Bryce National Parks in Utah
  • * 50+ mile backpacking trip to Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming
  • * 70+ mile backpacking trip in Sequoia National Park and over Mt. Whitney
  • * 60+ mile backpacking trip in Glacier National Park
  • * 60+ mile backpacking trip in Grand Canyon National Park
  • * 50+ mile backpacking trip in the Wind River Range and the Grand Tetons in Wyoming
  • * MassJam (over 4000 boy scouts attended)
  • * Boy Scout National Jamborees in Virginia and West Virginia 
  • * Seven Sisters Hike, Holyoke & South Hadley
    * Norman Rockwell Camporee

This year we've got a lot of options:

  • * West Point Scout Day & Football Game
  • * Backpacking in White Mountains
  • * Survivor Man Adventure
  • * rocket launch
  • * backpacking trips
  • * April vacation in Gettysburg National Park
  • * local camping trips
  • * Klondike Derby
  • * winter camping and ski trip
  • * electronics camping trip
  • * summer camp
  • * Boy Scout National Jamboree in West Virginia (now in 2023)