Welcome to www.troop33bsa.us!  A Web site for Boy Scout Troop 33, Chartered by the Christ Community Church on Liberty Mills Rd, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. We hope you enjoy your visit to our site.

Our Troop meetings are held on Sunday Evenings in the SACS Environmental Education Center.  We meet from 4:30-6 PM. The 

Environmental Center is located in the Environmental Study area southwest of the Homestead Football stadium. For a Satellite view, scroll down to the map and select satellite. Click on the calendar link for the most up to date meeting and activity schedule.

For more information, please email the Scoutmaster at: scoutmaster33@gmail.com. 

Upcoming Events  (Purple text notes changes)

Backpacking/High Adventure Fall Camporee
DatesOctober 21-23
Location: Deer Run Wilderness Area, 18318 State Rd 101 Spencerville, IN 46788
Departure Time: TBA
Return Time: TBA
Adult in Charge: Jen Deaton, tibdoml@gmail.com
Acting SPL: TBA
Cost: Backpacking only:$30 ($25 before October 7)
High Adventure price: $70 ($65 before October 7)
Other info
  • A Backpacking Camporee means no trailer or vehicles in campsite. 
    • ALL gear must be carried approximately 1 mile from the parking area to the campsite.  Pack light!
  • High Adventure includes Flying Squirrel, Leap of Faith, 50 fit Climbing Tower w/ zip line.  Open to first 40 scouts only and must be 14 or older to register.  All forms must be filled out to particpate.  
  • Backpacking includes an assortment of backpacking skills and challenges.  
Scouts need to meet at the church at 5:45 p.m. on Friday, October 21 to prepared to leave by 6

Planning to return at 5:45 and 11:00 on Sunday, October 23

*  All scouts should bring along their class A uniform (campfire & scouts own service)
*  We will be camping in tall grass.  Make sure to wear waterproof shoes/boots (waterproof hiking boots, rain boots, even snow boots would work.)  Also an extra pair of shoes and extra socks.
*  There is a hike to get to the water supply.  All scouts should bring two to three water bottles.
*  Remember to leave a little space in your pack to add some food.  This is a backpacking campout and everything (including your food) will need to be hiked/carried into your campsite.
*  Only pack what you need.  Remember anything you take you have to hike into your campsite.

Webelos Day
DateNovember 19
Location: Environmental Center
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Adult in Charge: Dian Curtis, 260-446-4677, dmcurtis11@hotmail.com
Acting SPL: TBA
Other info: There is no cost to the event, lunch and drinks will be provided. We will be looking for Scout & Parent Volunteers for this event. A SignUp Genius will be created and sent out and updated here within a week. You can pick what event you want to run for the day.

Cooking Campout
Dates: November 4-6
Location: Old Fort, 1201 Spy Run Ave ( Park in lot across the street, Spy Run Ave)
Departure Time: 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. ( At the Old Fort)
Return Time: 9:00 a.m.
Adult in Charge: Mindy Flesher
Acting SPL: TBA
Cost: $23 per scout/adult
Other info:  TBA

Check out the video showcasing our recent Lock-In and Bowling night!

Upcoming Deadlines 

12/1: Troop dues are due