Survivor, Boy Scout style


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Pictured here are scouts Connor Kopko, Ryan Palomba, Sean Rodriguez, Ben Butcher, Ian DuBois, Ben McLaughlin, E.J. Lindstrom and A.J. Bakunas along with their leaders Eric Lindstrom, Paul DuBois, Ron Palomba, Dan Butcher, Brian McLaughlin, Rich Bakunas, Kaden Kopko and Tim Kopko. Their guides, Ben Aiken and Joe Esther, are also pictured.



Boy Scouts from Troop 159 out of Our Lady Queen of Peace Church in Hewitt spent their winter break at Florida Sea Base High Adventure Camp.

Starting at the tip of the Florida Keys, these scouts left their phones and electronics behind at the base as they paddled 5.5 miles out over open water to reach their final destination, Big Munson Island. There they exemplified the goals of scouting: fitness, character and citizenship as they survived the deserted island.

Throughout the week, they kayaked through mangroves, snorkeled in the coral reef, went deep sea fishing and performed service projects to preserve the island.

Boys interested in high adventure or just scouting in general may contact Scoutmaster Dan Butcher at scoutmaster@OLQPTroopandpack159.org.


Make text smaller Make text larger

MUST READ NEWS

HEAT donates to animal shelter
This was updated on Friday, June 23.
The Highlands Economic Development and Tourism Corp. ( HEAT ), is very happy to announce that due to the overwhelming response by our...
Mayor opposes circus
As an animal welfare advocate and still active volunteer/leader for 24 years at the West Milford Animal Shelter, I cannot, do not, nor have I ever supported the circus. Please do...
Image All-district choir at Prudential Center
The West Milford Elementary All District Choir performed at the Prudential Center for the American Young Voices...
Image An exciting baseball season
BY JOSH LASHLEY
This past season was full of excitement, victorious moments and great memories for the West Milford...

VIDEOS


Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.

Comments

Pool Rules



MOST COMMENTED



Click on the ad above to print your coupon!
West Milford, NJ