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Troop 43 Photographs and Videos

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Annual Co-ed Campout

Troop 43 often schedules a "coed campout" that involves several Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops at a Wisconsin campground.

A scout catches a mid-morning nap at Harnischfeger Park in front of a row of Troop 43 tents.

Bi-Annual Court of Honor

A Boy Scout "Court of Honor" is an awards ceremony that celebrates rank advancements, merit badges and other major recognitions.

Scouts salute during a flag ceremony at the 2013 winter Court of Honor.

Scouts and leaders at the 2014 winter Court of Honor.

Annual Klondike Derby

The "Klondike Derby" is an outdoor winter event that challenges scouts to use their skills in a day-long competition between troops and patrols.

Scouts build a survival shelter from sticks and tarps.

Troop 43 fielded a winning team ("Merica") in 2013 (and often finishes at or near the top).

Scouts and their sleds thunder toward the finish line.

Annual Open House

The troop periodically holds an open house for prospective scouts, parents and the community.

Scouts demonstrate some of their campsite cooking skills.

Volunteer Opportunities

Members of the troop help maintain trails, work church dinners and picnics, clean up at Riverfest, and access new outdoor resources.

Scouts at work cleaning up the Glacial Drumlin trail.

Scouts pose for a picture after cleaning the Glacial Drumlin trail.

Winter Camping

All scouts may learn to safely camp in temperatures below freezing, and older scouts have camped in temperatures up to twenty-five degrees below zero.

Scouts enjoy an "indoor" snack.

Scouts prepare to hike.

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