First Chartered March 1, 1962
What is Troop 13? 
Troop 13 is an exciting boy-led troop that provides its members with weekly meetings, monthly camping trips, as well as opportunities for service and advancement. We meet weekly on Monday nights at the Presbyterian Church from 7:15-8:30 PM all year long.


In the past we have helped with many eagles projects, marched in parades, put flags on veterans' graves, and run campouts for cub scouts. Troop members have participated in Order of the Arrow activities, trips to the high adventure bases at Philmont Scout Ranch, Northern Tier, and the Florida Sea Base, and both national and international jamborees.

This site will keep you updated with everything that scouting has to offer in the area.

  • Notes from the PLC and Adult Leaders
  • 2018 Camporee Check-in Sept 22nd - 23rd and pre-registration links 2018 Camporee Check-in2018 Needham Camporee Brought to you by Needham Boy Scouts and the Needham Scouters Club Dates:         Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 23, 2018 Where:        Camp Nehoiden (adjacent ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2018, 3:10 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Troop Committee Meeting October 1st All Troop parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.  The next Committee meeting will be held Monday, October 1st from 7:20 -8:30.
    Posted by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Love scouting and want to work or need Volunteer hours? If you are 14 and want to volunteer to work at Base Camp, you can click on the link below to apply to be a volunteer. You may want to ...
    Posted Jul 23, 2018, 3:39 PM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Logging Your BSA activities and Blue Cards Tip of the Day: When you have earned an Blue Card, before you turn it in, or once you get your Merit Badge at a C.O.H., scan in ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2018, 5:46 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • June Election Results - your new leaders Congratulations to Troop 13's newly elected leaders.Your New Leaders Are:SPL- Zach ASPL- Eddie Patrol Leader- Ian Patrol Leader- Brian Patrol Leader- Jack CTroop Guide- Kabir Scribe ...
    Posted Jun 12, 2018, 11:17 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • (IOLS) Introduction to Outdoor Leaders Skills Training Do you need your IOLS Training? IOLS Training available every week at Open Program at Base Camp in Milton (Camp Sayre)!(Note: Overnight camping is required for this training, so ...
    Posted May 23, 2018, 4:07 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
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  • Philmont 2019 Wondering if you want to go to Philmont?  Philmont Scout Ranch has lots of information on their website from how to pack for their trip.  http://www.philmontscoutranch.org/12 ...
    Posted by Webmaster Troop 13
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  • Around the Councils
    See what is on offer through our Councils
  • Eagle Scout Scholarships Students have until Oct. 31, 2018, to apply for these NESA Eagle Scout scholarshipsAugust 1, 2018 Bryan Wendell Eagle Scout 0 CommentsBecoming an Eagle Scout is its own ...
    Posted Aug 1, 2018, 5:11 PM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • September Saturday Offerings at New England Base Camp Base Camp Saturday Programs 10:00am - 5:00 pm - 411 Unquity RoadMilton, MA (Camp Sayre). 9/8/2018 - Join us for Opening Day of our Saturday program for the ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2018, 5:59 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
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  • Training Opportunities
  • Wilderness First Aid through Mayflower Council in Oct, Feb, Mar, Apr, May. The Wilderness First Aid course includes training on what to do in the case of:Head (brain), neck, and spinal injuriesHeat-related emergenciesHypothermia,Altitude-related illnessesAllergies and ...
    Posted by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Wilderness Survival First Aid Sept 29-30 This course is recommended for Philmont.  The Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course will help you prepare for the unexpected. This fast paced, hands-on training is designed to meet the ...
    Posted by Webmaster Troop 13
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to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Promise, Law, and Motto.

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  • Merit Badge Opportunities
  • Orienteering Merit Badge at Camp Sayre Oct 20th Scout Advancement- S.A.Y.R.E. Weekend - Remember folks, “Scout Advancement Year-round Requires Engagement”. These are the weekends in which we offer Merit Badges you might have a ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2018, 2:50 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Top 5 Merit Badges to earn in school HOMESCOUTING MAGAZINEFORUMSASK THE EXPERTCONTACTMERIT BADGE CALENDAREAGLE BEFORE & AFTERLATEST POSTSThis Scout sells more popcorn than most entire troops, but what he does with ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2018, 12:26 PM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Stamp Collecting Merit Badge Sept 15th and Sept 22nd from 9:00 - 1:00pm Spellman Museum has been running this Merit badge Class almost bi-monthly for years.  Many Troop 13 Scouts has come here for this badge.NEXT BOY SCOUT STAMP COLLECTING MERIT ...
    Posted Aug 25, 2018, 3:53 PM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Sept - Fishing, Rifle Shooting, Fish and Wildlife Merit Badges at Bass Pro This class is not a Council event.  Bass Pro Shop has certified Merit Badge Councilors who run the event.September is Merit Badge month for the Boy Scouts of America ...
    Posted Aug 25, 2018, 3:54 PM by Webmaster Troop 13
  • Merit Badges at Lone Tree (Kingston, NH) Sept 29th LONE TREE OPEN SATURDAY PROGRAM- KINGSTON, NH- MERIT BADGE OPPORTUNITY REGISTRATION.  This is a Council Event run by Spirit of Adventure Council.Join us for our Saturday Program & Merit Badge ...
    Posted Aug 25, 2018, 3:59 PM by Webmaster Troop 13
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  • BSA Swim Test and 
    1st and 2nd Class Aquatics Rank Requirements
  • BSA Swim Tests and Aquatics Rank Requirements Does your Scout need the BSA Swim test for his rank advancement?  For Second Class and First Class Aquatics requirements, Base Camp at Camp Sayre in Milton has times on Saturdays for your scout to use the pool and pass his requirements.  You must call Base Camp to schedule your slot and tell them what you are working on. Please note that a scout can complete these requirements, even if they have not completed the Scout or Tenderfoot Ranks.Second Class Aquatics requirements5a. Tell what precautions must be taken for a safe swim.5b. Demonstrate your ability to pass the BSA beginner test: Jump feetfirst into water over your head in depth, level off and swim 25 feet on ...
    Posted Jul 28, 2018, 5:56 AM by Webmaster Troop 13
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