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 Welcome to the Troop 1876 website!



Our Troop is chartered by the Susan M. Duncan YMCA of Arvada, Colorado. We have been around since 1999 and have been having fun ever since!

This is a Scout-led troop that uses the patrol method to teach scouts leadership, character, citizenship, and physical fitness.  We are mainly a backpacking troop, but don't be worried if you are inexperienced. Our scout leadership will guide you through the ropes to become an expert! If you don't like backpacking we also do many other fun activities like rocket launching, snow sports, rock climbing, and shooting sports!  

 Look around our site to get a better idea of what we are all about!


Spring Break is Coming! MOAB, ARCHES NP

Posted on Jan 21 2020 - 4:19pm

Scouts: We're going to the Moab, Utah area for some hiking, biking and sightseeing March 21-24. Here's the campground: Lone Mesa, near Arches, Moab, and some great biking and hiking trails:

Summer Camp 2020 -- HOLD the DATES!

Posted on Jan 19 2020 - 12:24pm

Troop 1876: GET HYPED for SUMMER CAMP 2020, July 12-18. We're going to Camp Laramie Peak, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. Laramie Peak is in the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest about 3.5 hours north of Denver, west of Glendo Reservoir, in Wyoming. Current space is limited to 20 scouts and 7 adults, with the possibility to expand if space is available. We'll be pitching our own tents and dining in the camp cafeteria. There will be four merit badge sessions per day, plus free time. We'll hold an information night in mid-March for parents of interested scouts. Approximate cost will be $370. First deposit of $150 will be due March 31. Final payment will be due June 30. Merit-badge sign-up will be in May; details coming soon. Check out this link to Camp Laramie Peak's YouTube video:

Ice Climbing Signups

Posted on Jan 14 2020 - 10:18am

This trip is to Camp Alexander which is near Lake George west of Colorado Springs.

We will be sleeping indoors in the Upper Elks Lodge which also has a full commercial kitchen. This will give everyone a chance to show off their culinary skills.

Seabase 2020: Registrations are full!

Posted on Oct 30 2019 - 3:37pm

Signup and details here:
An informational meeting will be held August 20.

Spring Forward to Eagle!

Posted on Sep 19 2019 - 3:09pm

Scouts, there are some terrific opportunities this fall and winter to get started, even complete, some of the most challenging Eagle-required merit badges.

Eagle Project Funding

Posted on Sep 6 2016 - 12:57pm

For those of you getting close to or working on your Eagle project, please see the updated Eagle project funding under the files section of the site.

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