BSA, Boy Scout Troop 413 - Hanford, Ca. USA


BSA Troop 413
Riverbend Dist. - Sequoia Council
Meeting at The First Christian Church - 505 W. Cameron St., Hanford, CA
Scoutmaster: John Aldous!

Scouting Builds More Than Campfires!

Flag Ceremony & Eagle Project, Veterans' Day

See other great trip photographs in the recent outings list, below.

Calendar of Monthly Events!

Click here for:Troop 413 Weekly Meeting Info.
PHOTOS of our recent Scout Outings!:

Avenal to Morro Bay, April 2014
Red Rock Canyon Trip, January 2014
Backpack Trip to Ladybug - Sequoia Park, Sept 2013
Emerald Bay Scout Camp - Catalina, July 2013
Camporee at Laton Park, May 2013
Backpacking West of Coalinga Mar 2013
Death Valley Trip January 2013
Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Pie Eating Contest _ Nov 2012
San Simeon Campout _ San Simeon, CA - Sept 2012
Camp Wortman _ Badger, CA - June 2012
Spring Camporee _ Laton, CA - April 2012
Red Rock Canyon Trip - Jan 2012 - Near Mojave,CA
September 2011 - Surfing _ Avila Beach, CA
July 2011 - Summer Camp 2011 _ Carmel, CA
May 2011 - Camporee May 2011 _ Squire Ranch _ Coalinga
Feb 2011 - Klondike Competition
Jan 2011 - Death Valley - 50 Mile Bike Trip
Dec 2010 - Helping the Salvation Army, and the needy, make a Merry Christmas
Nov 2010 - Overnight in the Carrier Hornet
July 2010 - Summer Camp Chawanakee
June 2010 - ,Montano de Oro and Kayaking in Morro Bay
April 2010 - Camporall in Fresno, CA
February 2010 - Klondike _ at Shaver Lake, CA
January 2010 - Death Valley _ North
November & December 2009 - Making the Holidays Great!
November 2009 - Hiking & Camping at the Pinnacles
October 2009 - Camping with Cub Scouts at Camp Wortman
September 2009 - Backpacking in Mineral King
July 2009 - Camp High Sierra
May 2009 - White Water Rafting
April 2009 - Camporee at Hobb's Grove
February 2009 - Klondike Snow Trip
January 2009 - Joshua Tree, Climbing Expedition
November 24, 2008 - The Annual Pie Eating Contest!
November 2008 - Veterans' Day 2008 - Flag Retirement
October 2008 - Cedar Grove, Kings Canyon Park, CA
September 2008 - Kayaking in Morro Bay, CA
September 2008 - Court of Honor
Crystal Springs Campground, Kings Canyon Park- Aug, 2008
Camp Chawanakee - July, 2008
Camporee - Scout vs. Wild! _ _ April 2008
Desert Campout to Red Rock 2008
Holiday Events_ Nov.& Dec. 2007
Hunter Safety Course at the Lemoore Gun Club_ Dec. 2007

Court of Honor _ Sept 2007

Campout to Sequoia Park and Crystal Caves _ Sept 2007
Summer Camp at Camp Fleishman _ July 2007
Backpack Trip to Ladybug _ May 2007
Kings River Dist Camporee - First Responder _ Apr 2007
Ski Trip- Sierra Summit _ Mar 2007
Death Valley Campout- Jan 2007
Yosemite in the Fall Campout- Oct 2006
Canoe Trip at Shaver Lake- Sept 2006
Planning Campout at Camp Wortman - Aug 2006
Summer Camp 2006 _ Camp Chawanakee - July 2006
Spring Camporee - 2006
Annual Flag Retirement Program - 2006
Mojave Desert Trip - Jan 2006
Planning Weekend at Camp Wortman - Aug 2005
Summer Camp at Camp Mensinger - July 2005
Avila Beach - June 2005
Camping in Sequoia Park - May 2005
Sequoia Council Camporall - April 2005
Tour of the USS Hornet (overnight) - Mar 2005
Flag Retirement Ceremony - Feb 2005
Feb Snow Trip- Snow Caves!
Death Valley - 3 Day Road Trip!
Community Service in December
Lessons from the Blacksmith
The 2004 Pie Eating Contest!!
Canoe Outing To Shaver Lake!
Fall Court of Honor Photos
Camp Chawanakee- Summer Camp
Coalinga Camparee. April 2004
Camp Wortman Campout Mar. 2004
Klondike - Snow Expedition Feb. 2004
Community Flag Retirement Ceremony Feb. 2004
Red Rock Canyon Jan. 2004
Fall 2003 - A Time to Help Others!
Cub-O-Ree Leadership - Oct 2003!
Squaw Leap Campout - Sept 2003!!
Summer Camp at Camp Whitsett! - July 2003!
Backpack Trip to Ladybug - June 2003!!!
Millerton Lake Camparee - April 2003!!!
Death Valley Road Trip - Jan 2003!!!

Classic Photos from the Archives!

Psst! Did you know that if you click the right mouse button on a picture you can copy any picture to your computer, print it, or make it a wallpaper!?!!

Want some great ideas for Outdoor Equipment, Campground Info. & Reservations, and other outdoor information?! Go to our links page: Favorite Outdoor Links
Favorite Outdoor Links
Here is a special Weather Training Course presented by BSA. Click on this link for an animated lesson: Emergency Weather Lesson

Want some help with Scout Knots? Click on this for an animated lesson: Knot Lesson

Want some help with using a Compass? Click on this site for a lesson: Compass Lesson

The Eagles' Roster of Troop 413 !!
Click here for Eagles Index

Survival Information:

Menu Ideas and Choices for Campouts
[Breakfast Ideas]
[Lunch Ideas]
[Dinner Ideas]
[Dessert Ideas]

Information you should know to be a member of Troop 413 is provided thru a link below. This is a list of the expectations and requirements for Scouts and Scout parents.


SCOUTMASTER:John Aldous[WB](OA)[WB]Silver Beaver

Roy Boling (OA)[WB]
Jim Dudley
Joe Garcia

Keith Backman [OA - B][WB]Silver Beaver
Katie Squire [WB][OA-B]Silver Beaver
Kelly Oakey Treas.
Janice Ghiglio Secty.

Barbara Nelson

[OA]_ denotes Order of the Arrow Member
[WB] _ denotes Woodbadge recipient

Scoutmaster - John Aldous ....e-mail

or _ Webmaster & Troop Communications - Keith Backman e-mail