Troop 1701 Trips & Events

Chippewa River Bank. Oct. 10, 2013

Building Wilderness Survival Shelters

Open Fire Cooking, Fishing, games,Geology.

Mississippi Backwaters Trip

Canoe & Camp Islands. Refuge/Nature Presentation.

Ice Age Trail Hike/Camp.

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Humane Society blanket drive. Through Oct. 9, 2013

Canoe/kayak Skills Aug. 29, 2013

Canoe and kayak skills at Knapp Pond.

The High Ground "Ride to Remember" Motorcycle Rally

Aug. 16, 17 & 18, 2013

Community Service, Camp & fun!

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National Jamboree July 15-24, 2013

Summit Bechtel Reserve

West Virginia

Summer Camp June 23-18, 2013

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation

NYLT June 10-16, 2013

National Youth Leadership Training

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation

The High Ground: Korean Stone Placement June 8, 2013

Community Service.

Participate in the flag ceremony. Hold the Native American Tribal Flags. Families are invited.


Goodwill Clothing Drive collection for the month of May, 2013

Bags available for donations. Thank you for your support!

OA Spring Fellowship May 3-5. 2013

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation

Work to set up summer camp, fellowship & great food!



The High Ground Memorial Park April 26 & 27, 2013


Community Service/Camp

Scouting For Food April 13 & 20, 2013

Doorknob hanger distribution Sat. April 13

Food donation pick up Sat. April 20

Troop Shack/Outdoor camp Fri. Mar. 22,23 2013

Troop Shack 5:00.

Snow Shoes available

Build your own Quinzee and camp in it! 


Snow Sports Merit Badge. March 10 2013

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Troop Family Sledding Party Sat. Mar. 9, 2013

at Gjestsons home. Noon - 2:00.

National Geographic 2013

Are You Tougher Than a Boy Scout?

Mondays 7:00 Central

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OA Winter Fun Weekend Feb. 22-24, 2013

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation

Games, fellowship & great food!

TO District Volunteer Recognition Banquet Feb. 12, 2013 @ 6 pm.

Alliance Church of Menomonie

502 21st St. N.

Menomonie, WI


Pot Luck.  6:00

Welcome New Crossovers!

Adam Giljohann, Tyler Buhr & Brady Dulin

Webelos Lock-In Feb. 8, 2013

Chippewa Falls Middle School


Winter Klondike Derby Jan. 26, 2013

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation

Tall Oaks Merit Badge Clinic Jan. 19, 2013

Elk Mound High School


Menomonie Sportsmen Expo & Gun Show

Alliance Church of Menomonie

Friday Jan. 18th 4-8:00 & Satuday Jan. 19th 8-4:00

Features seminars on a variety of topics for hunters and anglers. 125 vendors and other activities. 

  • Turkey Hunt Tactics
  • Walleye Fishing Tips
  • Bill Bartens Championship Field Dog Training
  • Conceal Carry FAQs and Gun Rights

Cost $5 includes seminars, gun show and door prizes.

Food  availalable

Hosted By Alliance Men's Ministry Outreach (AMMO)

Alliance Church of Menomonie

502 21st Ave. N

Menomonie, Wi

Troop Leaf Raking, 4 Nov. dates. Emailed Various locations.

Deliver 300+ water quality informational leaflets to area residents and rake leaves, yard debris and transport to recycle center for appropriate disposal of fertilizers and pesticides.

Annual Community Service Project with Tainter and Menomin Lake Association .

Webelos Woods Nov. 2-4, 2012

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation


Troop 1701 American Flag Retirement Presentations.

Clearwater Merit Badge Clinic Oct. 20, 2012

St. Johns Lutheran Church , Eau Claire   starts 8-3:30

1701 20 Mile Hike & Camp Oct.12 & 13, 2012

Hiking from Menomonie to Meridean. Camping near trailhead.

Troop Family Trip Sept. 29, 2012

National Eagle Center. Wabasha , MN

Celebrate the Eagles 5th year off the endangered list!

Eagle Court of Honor Sept. 24, 2012

Congrats to Alec Giljohann. Three generations of Giljohanns and over 90 years of scouting!

American Flag Retirement Sept. 13, 2012

T-1701 Cub Scout Presentation

The High Ground "Ride To Remember" Motorcycle Rally

August 17, 18 & 19

Community Service/Camp/ Indian Lore

Order of the Arrow Fall Fellowship Aug. 10-12

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation.  Committee Members needed.

Summer Camp June 24-29, 2012

L.E. Phillips Scout Reservation

50 Miler June 23-29, 2012

Canoeing, Hiking, Biking, 5 days of camping & 10 hours community service.

Downtown Cleanup, 2012


US Grant Pilgrimage April 27-29, 2012

April 27-29, 2012

Clearwater District MBC March 31st, 2012

Bethesda Lutheran Church 123 W. Hamilton Ave. Eau Claire

Registration 8:15-8:45 Bring sack lunch or purchase. Breakfast and lunch available.

Glaciers End District MBC Sat. March 24

Our Saviors Lutheran Church  1300 Mansfield Dt. Chippewa Falls

Registration 7:30-8:30. Your own sack lunch or Spaghetti  plate inc. beverage and dessert $3.00


Trollhaugen Boy Scout Ski Trip, 2012

March 10, 2012   $16.  See website.

Blue Hills District Merit Badge Clinic Mar. 3, 2012

Preregister by Feb. 27.

Cameron High School. Cameron Wisconsin.

TO District Merit Badge Clinic Feb. 18, 2012

Troop 1701 will be hosting breakfast and lunch at Alliance Church. Reg. 7:30-8:30am., opening ceremony 8:30-8:45, morning sessions 9:00 a.m. This is a fundraiser for our new troop. Volunteers to serve food are needed. Donations are always welcome, call Amy Gjestson, Troop Treasurer                                 @715-665-2010.

Webelos Lock-in Feb. 10, 2012

Chippewa Falls Middle School  9:00 p.m.-5:00 a.m. A wonderful time at the Webelos Lock-in! The crossover Ceremony was wonderful. Pack 103 Webelos crossed over to Troop 1701 are Jacob Wurm, Steven Nelson, Ryan Stoken-Roelke and Vance Mosley. Welcome new Boy Scouts! We                                       enjoyed a pizza  party, 4 movies, swimming and extreme dodgeball.

Scout Sunday Feb. 5, 2012

Community Service Hours at Alliance church,7:30 &10:30. Pastor Brent is giving a sermon relating to planting seeds and watching them grow. Scout volunteers will be making popcorn and serving the congregation.

Blue and Gold Banquet Feb. 3, 2012

Pack 103 scouts celebrate their crossover and awards banquet. 6:30-8:30. A "special" thanks goes out to Pack 103 / Troop 1701 leaders for organizing, setting up, food donations, and cleanup duties. 

Welcome Webelos Crossovers Vance Mosely, Steven Nelson, Ryan Stoxen Roelke, and Jacob Wurm. Congrats Webelos, you are "Trekking into the Future" with Troop 1701!

Klondike Derby Jan 27/28, 2012

Congrats troop! 3 time winners at the District Klondike Derby over the weekend.

Great job winter camping!!


Christmas Caroling with the Mayor 2012

Community Service. Congrats troop for the picture/ article in Sundays edition of the Dunn County News!

Christmas Caroling with Mayor Knaack at The Oaks assisted living facility and The Dunn County Health Care Center. A great time was had by all!

Family Fall Canoe Trip November, 2011

Canoeing , camping and good food  with friends is what it is all about.

T-1701 Family swim/potluck August, 2012

Swimming and spending time with our scouting is good.