Boy Scouts  Troop 373

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Activity Schedule for Troop 373


Boy Scout Troop 373 is for boys 6th Grade to 18 Years old.
Troop 373 meets at Old North Church at
191 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. SM CA 91024
Court of Honor - COH are in Pritchard Hall on Tuesdays at 7:00PM.

     Troop 373 was chartered in 1924 and is sponsored by
our Charter Organization,  Christ Church Sierra Madre,

Formally called, Sierra Madre Congregational Church
Map to SMCC SMCC Facebook page
View Larger Map of SMCC

 Troop 373 has Overnight camping, hikes and Backpack outings:

 Troop 373  Photo Pages

    Troop 373 is a Quality Unit.
For more info on Pack 373 or Troop 373:  Email basargent @

Troop 373 Merit Badge Procedure

Troop 373 Uniform Page

Religious Emblems Programs

Boy Scout World Conservation Award

Packing List Info

BSA Camps - Trask, CCV and Holcomb

Greater Los Angeles Area Council  

(was San Gabriel Valley Council )


Troop OA page

NOVA and other awards

BSA Handbook with more info than could fit in the BSA Handbook

Scout (10) ESSENTIALS List

LNT - The Leave No Trace Seven Principles

Sky Map

Tick Bite Prevention

Boy Scouts of America retail store

Adult Leadership Training classes

What to do with Household Hazardous Waste

The Boy Scout advances through the ranks of Scout, Tenderfoot,
    Second Class, First Class, Star, & Life on his way to Eagle.

Troop 373 Life to Eagle Page


 On my honor I will do my best

To do my duty to God and my country

and to obey the Scout Law;

To help other people at all times;

To keep myself physically strong,

 mentally awake, and morally straight.


       A Scout is TRUSTWORTHY.  A Scout tells the truth.  He keeps his
       promises.  honesty is a part of his code of conduct.  People can always
       depend on him.

       A Scout is LOYAL.  A Scout is true to his family, friends, Scout
       leaders, school, nation, and world community.

       A Scout is HELPFUL.  A Scout is concerned about other people.   He
       willingly volunteers to help others without expecting payment or reward.

       A Scout is FRIENDLY.  A Scout is a friend to all.  He is a brother to
       other Scouts.  He seeks to understand others.  He respects those with
       ideas and customs that are different from his own.

       A Scout is COURTEOUS.  A Scout is polite to everyone regardless
       of age or position.  He knows that good manners make it easier for people
       to get along together.

       A Scout is KIND.  A Scout understands there is strength in being
       gentle.  He treats others as he wants to be treated.  He does not harm or
       kill anything without reason.

       A Scout is OBEDIENT.  A Scout follows the rules of his family,
       school, and troop.  He obeys the laws of his community and country.  If
       he thinks these rules and laws are unfair, he tries to have them change
       in an orderly manner rather than disobey them.

       A Scout is CHEERFUL.  A Scout looks for the bright side of life.   He
       cheerfully does tasks that come his way.  He tries to make others happy.

       A Scout is THRIFTY. A Scout works to pay his way and to help
       others.  He saves for the future.  He protects and conserves natural
       resources.  He carefully uses time, money and property.

       A Scout is BRAVE.   A Scout can face danger even if he is afraid.  He
       has the courage to stand for what he thinks is right even if others laugh
       at him or threaten him.

       A Scout is CLEAN.  A Scout keeps his body and mind fit and clean.
       He goes around with those who believe in living by these same ideals.
       He helps keep his home and community clean.

       A Scout is REVERENT.  A Scout is reverent towards God.  He is
       faithful in his religious duties.  He respects the beliefs of others.


       The Scout motto is BE PREPARED.   A Scout prepares for whatever
       comes his way by learning all he can.  He keeps himself strong, healthy,
       and ready to meet the challenges of life.


       The Scout slogan is DO A GOOD TURN DAILY.   Good Turns are helpful
       acts of kindness done quietly, without boasting, and without expecting
       reward or pay.  Doing at least one Good Turn every day is a normal part
       of a Scout's life.

The Outdoor Code

As an American, I will do my best to -

    * Be clean in my outdoor manners
    * Be careful with fire
    * Be considerate in the outdoors, and
    * Be conservation minded.

The Seven Principles Of Leave No Trace

QM  Page

To Join
Meet age requirements:
Be a boy who is 11 years old, or one who has completed the fifth grade or
earned the Arrow of Light Award and is at least 10 years old, but is not yet 18 years old.

Ask for and complete a membership form.
Note if you are new to scouting or transferring from a Pack.

The Aims and Methods of Scouting

Secrets to Winter Warmth


Some Boy Scouts Links:

Greater Los Angeles Area Council   is Troop 373's Council  (was San Gabriel Valley Council )

   Troop 373 is in the San Gabriel Valley District  (Was Lucky Baldwin District)  of the GLAAC.

New Lucky Baldwin Site

Lucky Baldwin Facebook

Lucky Baldwin Facebook 2


National BSA:

Glossary of scouting terms

Boy's Life

BSA Museum

Patrol Method

Troop Org Chart

BSA Rank Advancement

Merit Badge Program

Merit Badges from

Arcadia Wilderness Park - MB

Junior Leader Training (JLT)
Oakbadge now NYLT for Boy Scouts National Youth Leadership Training

What is Boy Scouting?

Leave No Trace

Eagle Scout leadership service project

Guide to Safe Scouting online

Kudu Net

Ten Essentials
Ten Essentials From Troop 373

Angeles National Forest

Eaton Canyon Nature Center

Los Angeles Arboretum

Cal flora org  or  What is that plant?

Monrovia Canyon Park

Joshua Tree National Park

Fort Tejon State Historic Park

Not to do camping


     Troop 373   Activity Schedule

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Pack 373  Cub Scout