Troop 27 BSA - Fox Island, WA

Our Newest Eagle Scout

Mason Yonkers Makes Eagle!

Mason Yonkers, Troop 27's fifteenth Eagle Scout, passed his board of review on November 12, 2014.  He is the second Scout in Troop 27 to complete his Eagle Scout requirements in 2014. 

New Scoutmaster Takes Over


On November 17, 2014 Scoutmaster John Ohlson handed over the role of Scoutmaster to Adam Plymale, who will lead the Troop in 2015 and beyond.  After 11 years as a Scout Leader, the last 7 as Scoutmaster of Troop 27, John has been appointed to the role of Activities Chair for the Pacific Harbors Council.  We wish Adam luck in his new role, and continued success with the Troop in the coming years.

Ian Nation Makes Eagle!

Ian Nation, Troop 27's fourteenth Eagle Scout, passed his board of review on April 21, 2014.  He is the first Scout in Troop 27 to complete his Eagle Scout requirements in 2014.  His Eagle Court of Honor will be held on Saturday, June 21st, at the Gig Harbor Sportsman's Club.

Troop 27 Takes 1st Place in 2014 Klondike Derby Sled Race!

Thomas Ichiyama Makes Eagle!

Thomas Ichiyama, Troop 27's thirteenth Eagle Scout, passed his board of review on November 25, 2013.  He is the second Scout in Troop 27 to complete his Eagle Scout requirements in 2013.

Celebrating our 6th Year!


Members of Troop 27 are joined by Crew 27 at the 5 year anniversary of the Troop.


Troop 27's 2013 Eagles


Colin Rivera, Troop 27's twelfth Eagle Scout, passed his board of review on August 12, 2013.  He is the first Scout in Troop 27 to complete his Eagle Scout requirements in 2013.

Sravan Konda, Spencer Godfrey, Nathan David, Colin Wilson and Cameron Allen each completed their requirements for Eagle Scout in 2012, and will be awarded the honor at a five-way Eagle Scout Court of Honor on March 9, 2013.


Troop 27 Earns the 2012 Journey To Excellence Gold Award
In the first year of the new quality unit program, Troop 27 Scouts and adult leaders completed all of the requirements for the Journey To Excellence Gold Award.

Earning this award requires a Troop to have 10 campouts, positive recruitment and retention of its members, advancement for all members, trained leaders, and annual planning of its camping and outdoor program.  This is the fourth year in a row that Troop 27 has earned the quality unit award.  Congratulations, boys!


We Have Cub Scouts Too!

Fox Island Cub Scout Pack 27
Cub Scout Pack 27 celebrates their first year on Fox Island on November 28th.


Scouting Takes You To High Places!
Mount Beljica
Climbing 5,475-foot Mount Beljica near Lake Christine

Zipline at Camp Hahobas
Riding the zipline at Camp Hahobas

Troop 27 of Fox Island, WA is a 'High Adventure' youth group, committed to pursuing one or more outdoor adventures each month.  Boys aged 11 to 17 are eligible to join.

Sponsored by the Fox Island Community & Recreation Association,
Troop 27 serves the Fox Island and southern Gig Harbor areas, covering the Voyager, Artondale and Kopachuck School Districts.

 New Unit Bell rings for Troop 27As of November 29, 2007, BSA Troop 27 was officially activated!  With the ringing of the "New Unit" bell at 6:30 PM at Scout Headquarters in Tacoma, Troop 27 was born.

Scoutmaster John Ohlson submitted the Troop Charter paperwork, and our first meeting of the charter members was held on December 11, 2007 at the Nichols Community Center on Fox Island.

Leadership of Troop 27:
Scoutmaster: John Ohlson
Assistant Scoutmaster: Greg Yonkers
Assistant Scoutmaster: Travis Crone
Assistant Scoutmaster: Greg Baltmiskis
Assistant Scoutmaster: Dennis Coyne
Assistant Scoutmaster: Steve Thornton
Assistant Scoutmaster: Nick Lalena
Assistant Scoutmaster: Michael Lorey
Committee Chair: Travis Crone
Treasurer: Maria Ichiyama
Committee Member: Lise' Ohlson
Committee Member: Heather Trop
Committee Advisor: John Tupper
Chartered Organization Rep: Tony Moore

Thanks to all those who helped make this new troop a reality!

Survivor Hahobas Camporee
Scouts attend a 'Tribal Council' meeting at 'Survivor Hahobas'

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The Scout Zone

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Boy Scouts of America
Fox Island, WA
253-380-4100

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