About Troop 90

Lead by Scoutmaster Rich Rode, Troop 90 is in the Lackawanna District of the Laurel Highlands Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The Laurel Highlands Council serves Scouting in Allegheny, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Cambria Greene, Indiana, Somerset, Washington and parts of Armstrong, Clearfield, Fayette, Huntington, and Westmoreland counties in Pennsylvania as well as Garrett and Allegany counties in western Maryland and Grant, Hardy, Hampshire, and Mineral counties in West Virginia.
 
The Council has 10 camping properties. Nine are located in southwestern Pennsylvania:   Camp Anawanna in Washington County, Camp Anderson in Blair County, Camp Baker in Beaver County, Camp Guyasuta in Allegheny County, Heritage Reservation in Fayette County, Camp Joseph in Somerst County, Putts Campground in Huntingdon County, Camp Seph Mack in Indiana County, and Camp Twin Echo in Westmoreland County. In addition, Camp Potomac, is located in Allegany County, Maryland. 
 
In order to understand how Troop 90 operates, the Scoutmaster has created a booklet for new scouts and their parents: Boy Scout Troop 90 Handbook and Guidelines, which can be downloaded as a PDF at the bottom of this page.

Allohak Menewi Lodge
 is the Order of the Arrow lodge belonging to the Laurel Highlands Council. Allohak Menewi (Lodge 57) is the largest lodge in Section NE-4B, enlisting over 1100 members in good standing.
 
BSA merchandise can be purchased online at the BSA retail store. You can also shop for BSA stuff at the Pittsburgh Scout Shop at Flag Plaza. 
 
Boys' Life serves as the official BSA magazine.
 
The BSA Online Learning Center will provide information on:
  • Boy Scout Fast Start Training
  • Youth Protection Training
  • Safety Afloat and Safe Swim Defense
  • Troop Committee Challenge
  • Den Chief Training  NEW!

The BSA Fieldbook provides information on Leadership and Trek Preparation, Leaving No Trace, Trek Adventures, and Appreciating Our Environment.

Several Conservation Awards may be earned from both the Boy Scouts and various PA state agencies. See the Scoutmaster for more information.



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BSA Troop 90 Forest Hills, PA,
Mar 24, 2015, 5:02 PM