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Seekers of Adventure!

Camping - Backpacking - White Water - Rockets - Summer Camp - Canoeing - Hiking

 Boys interested in becoming Scouts are always welcome to visit a Troop 651 meeting.  We meet every Thursday from 7pm – 8:30pm. Check the calendar for location and times.

Venturing Crew 651 is open to young men and women between the ages of 14 - 20. 
Our Crew meets once a month to finalize plans for our activites.  Check the calendar for exact dates.

High Adventure Leader Trek Training (HALTT)

Posted on Aug 31 2014 - 11:39am

Assistant Scoutmasters!  

Want to become a certified High Adventure Trek Leader? There is an upcoming opportunity in September and there are 3 opportunities in 2015.    Here’s the info:

High Adventure Leader Trek Training (HALTT) Sessions I, II, III-A

This 37 hour multi-day course prepares unit leaders for backpacking trips.  Leaders completing sessions I, II, III-A receive a patch and numbered card.  Units planning to hike, backpack, or snow camp, and earn High Adventure Awards must have a trained adult with a current certification card accompanying the trip.  

Leaders must renew HALTT every 4 years.  Fee is $6.  No preregistration is required.  Must be 18 years old and registered as a BSA adult.  Current BSA medical form required.

Upcoming Course Sessions:
September 17th: 6:30pm – 9:30pm Northminster Presbyterian Church, 4324 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
September 21st: 8am – 5pm – Same location
September 27th – 28th: 8am – 9am – Mataguay Scout Ranch

Mountain Man Rendezvous

Posted on Aug 29 2014 - 3:44pm

Updated: Bring your $15 to this week's meeting.

It's time to sign-up for Mountian Man!  This event is open to all Scouts 14 - 17.

When: September 19th - 20th.Cost: $15
Deadline to Register: September 4th (If you want to register with the Crew - price increases after this)

Activities & Camping Chair Needed

Posted on Aug 29 2014 - 3:44pm

Committee Position Open: Activities & Camping Chair

Responsibilites include:

  1. Sign-up adult help for all monthly outings.
  2. Organize transportation for monthly outings.
  3. Make Reservations for campsites well in advance.
  4. Submit Tour Plans for all outings online.
  5. Provide Roster, Tour Plan, Reservations, to Scoutmaster & Trek Leader before each outing.
  • This position may be held by any Committee Member.
  • You don't need to know all the details for the outings.  That information is provided by the annual plan and trek leader. 
  • This position works closely with the Scoutmaster and/or Trek Leader.
  • This role is mainly a support role focused on executing the plans provided by others. 
  • It is important that this person attend most meetings and especially those leading up to and the Thursday before a camping trip. 
  • This position could be shared by two Committee Members by dividing up the monthly outings.
  • Training will be provided.

Please contact Lauren if you are interested in helping. 

Adult Leader Sign-Up for Annual Plan

Posted on Aug 29 2014 - 3:43pm

All adult leaders and parents!  Please look at the Annual Plan that was presented and let us know which outings you are willing to help with.  We need Trek Leaders (organizers/program planners), adult grub-masters, and many drivers for most outings over the next 12 months.  Respond to Mr. Gaeta via e-mail or in person, until the committee finds a new activities chair to take this over.

Popcorn Training for Kit Carson District, August 12th - ONE NIGHT ONLY

Posted on Aug 9 2014 - 11:57am

 NEW LOCATION THIS MONTH-  LDS Church on Woodland Parkway in San Marcos

Adult Annual Plan Review - August 7th

Posted on Aug 3 2014 - 11:38am

All parents, adult leaders, and Webelos 2 leaders, should plan on attending our annual activity plan review. 


  • Review outings for the rest of 2014 and all of 2015
  • Summer Camp 2015
  • Philmont 2016
  • Crew Activities for Scouts 14 - 20
  • NYLT
  • Summer Camp Councilor Training Program
  • Adult support & training

Every family should have at least one adult attend this meeting. Webelos 2 leaders should attend so they can plan a smooth transition for their new Boy Scouts.

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