Welcome !

Welcome to BSA Troop 685 from San Diego, California Troop 685 is a scout-led troop where the boys decide upon, lead and participate in their trips, activities, and service projects. Adult leaders guide scouts on this journey and on their path to Eagle. Troop 685 meets at 7 PM every Tuesday evening at Monterey Ridge Elementary School. Exceptions will be noted on the Troop Calendar on this website. Many thanks to our chartering organization, Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW Post 7766. Monterey Ridge Elementary School 17117 4S Ranch Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92127

Regular Troop Meeting 2/28

Posted on Feb 25 2017 - 5:43pm

This week's troop meeting will be a regular meeting.  

Class A uniform required

Meeting at: Monterey Ridge Elementary School, 17117 4S Ranch Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92127.

USS Midway Overnight - Sign Up Online

Posted on Feb 25 2017 - 5:43pm

Join us June 10th for an overnight expereience on the USS Midway.

Imagine spending the night on the longest-serving aircraft carrier in Navy history!  Organized youth groups have that opportunity!  Deployment aboard the Midway includes:

Sierra Treks are now open!

Posted on Feb 19 2017 - 7:11pm

All three Sierra Treks are open for sign ups. Space is very limited, please see the troop calendar (August) for more information. 

There are 2 advanced treks and 1 intermediate trek, for more information please contact the adult leaders for each event. You must have prior experience backpacking and physically able to hike 5-12 miles each day for several consecutive days. Please be aware that trek leaders/advisors have the final say on who will be allowed to attend. 

NEW SCOUTS: Announcing Spring Trailblazer's Camp

Posted on Feb 19 2017 - 3:58pm

To all of our new scouts, San Diego Imperial Council is hosting a Spring Trailblazer’s Camp, a week specifically designed for NEW Scouts. This day camp program is ideal for the Scout who just bridged from Webelos.  The perfect way to launch forward on the road towards advancement.

Webelos Bridging Events

Posted on Feb 12 2017 - 9:07am

We are in need of scouts to help welcome new members of Troop 685 as they bridge.  Bridging dates have been added to the calendar.  Please sign up, especially for visiting the Pack you came up through.  For more information, please contact Mr Jamison (dcurtisjamison@gmail.com).

Eagle Scout of Year Scholarship

Posted on Feb 12 2017 - 9:07am

All Eagle Scouts are eligible to apply for the VFW Scout of Year award.  Scholarships are awarded to the Top 3 candidates.

Applications are due March 1st but Scouts are urged to get an early start.

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