Links & Resources
Boy Scout Troop 77 is a member of the Hightower Trail District of the Atlanta Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
The Atlanta Area Counsel organizes all Scouting activity in the Atlanta metropolitan area.
The Order of the Arrow (OA) is Scouting's National Honor Society. Hightower Trail District is aligned with the Etowah Chapter of Egwa Tawa Dee Lodge #129.
The National Council of the Boy Scouts of America supports more than 300 local councils that provide quality youth programs, including Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, and Venturing.
There are more than 28 million Scouts, youth and adults, boys and girls, in 216 countries and territories.
Forms: Troop 77 and General Scouting
This consent and release form shall serve as general permissions for your Scout to participate in Troop 77 activities.
This form also discusses prescription medications and also specifically permits Troop 77 volunteers to provide first aid and
over the counter treatments as described in the form.
This form is for the Patrol Leader for campout planning purposes. Get SPL approval and make 2 copies.
This form is for the Grubmaster for campout meal planning purposes. Get Troop Guide or SPL approval and make 2 copies.
This is only for Grubmaster reimbursement, not for general troop reimbursement.
This is for adult driver transportatin reimbursement, not for general troop reimbursement.
Troop 77 requires this form to be filled out and signed by a physician for every Scout. This form must be
updated annually and is mandatory to attend Summer Camp.
Visit this page to download the Annual Health and Medical Record and Risk Advisory for different and specific high adventure outings.
Use this form to provide trip leaders information for medications to be administered to your Scout on outings and summer camp.
This template is customized by the Master of Ceremonies. Update between the "< >" with correct Day/Date/Year and names.
Here is a repository of the latest official versions of popular forms including Medical Exam Class 1 and 2, and Class 3 available to download.
Boy Scout Advancement
Guide to Boy Scout Advancement
Scout Ranks and Awards
Troop 77 Advancement & Activities FAQs
Introduction to Merit Badges
Merit Badges Worksheets
Upcoming Merit Badge Opportunities
BSA Merit Badges & Troop 77 Counselor Detailed List
Eagle Project Workbook Template
Eagle Scout Rank Application
Links for New Scouts and Parents
This page contains information and resources to assist you in orientating yourself and your son successfully into Troop 77.
This document explains the operation of Troop 77. Both parents and scouts should read its contents. The information will
help the Scout and his family understand Scouting and effectively involve them in the troop.
This document explains the annual fees required to join Troop 77 and estimates the associated uniform costs.
This adult-earned merit badge is specifically designed to enhance parent involvement in their Scout's success. Through direct involvement with your son's experience, the fun and practical "Scout Parent Merit Badge" helps insure the greatest possible experience for a Scout. Once earned, parents will receive a custom embroidered 3" patch! Ask the Troop Training Chair for more information on how to get started. S/he will pair you up with a "merit badge counselor" - your personally assigned leader guide.
This document provides a reference/checklist for the equipment and personal gear needed on troop outings and events.
These can be acquired as needed, since the combined list repersents a significant investment if purchased togther. You may
want to ask the leaders for input and recommendations before making final selections.
This document describes Troop 77's expectations for Scout behavior and its approach to solving disciplinary issues when action is needed. It is a contract between the Scout and Troop 77 and requires Scout and parental signature.
This Boy Scout/Varsity Scout Uniform Inspection Sheet provides illustrated specifics on official placement of insignia.
Use this form to inform us of your talents and interests that will help our Scouting program.
Adults don't run the show in a boy-led troop, but adults are involved. Because it is impossible to have a quality
program for your boys without adult participation, we need your involvement. We invite you to read the document and
consider volunteering your time to serve the boys in our Troop.
Links for Leaders and Adults
Trained Boy Scout leaders provide a quality, fun-filled program for boys. When leaders understand the whys and hows of Boy Scouting, they are more effective in their roles.
Go here to take Youth Protection and other BSA training, access unit, district, and council tools, register for events, and keep in touch with members and alumni.
This form accompanies the BSA Adult Application (along with Youth Protection Training Proof of Completion Certificate) for new Merit Badge Counselors and is also used to add or remove merit badges for which one counsels.
The purpose of the Guide to Safe Scouting is to prepare adult leaders to conduct Scouting activities in a safe and prudent manner.
This page is a repository for documents used for planning outings and the annual program.
Scouting Facilities, Camping, & Outdoors:
This 62-page guide, or its parts, can be downlaoded to from this page. It was created for the use of Scouts and
Scouters looking for fun places to camp. It is intended to be a useful reference when you are planning your trips
and contains a info on camps, camping guidelines, paperwork needed as noted under the Guide to Safe Scouting,
camping awards, etc.
All of these camps are recommended for use by Boy Scouts.
This is another resource for Scout camping and outing destinations.
Find tons of hiking, walking and backpacking trails all over Georgia on GeorgiaTrails.com.
They've been outfitting outdoor enthusiasts in the Southeast since 1990. Swing by and get set for your next
adventure. Whether you're planning a quick trip to Cloudland Canyon State Park or an Appalachian Trail thru-hike,
they've got the gear and clothing you'll need.
Download this Word document for a table of contents to Chapter 5 of the Sea Scout Handbook: Seamanship & Boating Safety PDF (below) as well as a link to the State of Florida Online Boating Safety Course.
This is the official online store for Cub Scout and Boy Scout supplies.
Local Retail Shops
Below are local scouting supply retailers nearest Oak Grove United Methodist Church:
ATLANTA AREA SCOUT SHOP (4)
1800 CIRCLE 75 PARKWAY SE
ATLANTA, GA 30339
NORTHEAST GEORGIA COUNCIL SERVICE CENTER
203 Swanson Drive
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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