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

SERVICE: Mulch Spreading at Westwood Elementary 4.1.17

Posted on Mar 26 2017 - 10:14pm

Scouts needed to help spread mulch at Westwood Elementary School on April 1st from 9am-12pm. This event counts as a conservation service event!! Dress for the day is Class "B". Please bring any supplies you have: shovels, brooms, rakes, gloves and wheelbarrows. Be sure to bring water and a signed permission slip with you! 

SERVICE: Spring Fling at RB Community Park 4.8.17

Posted on Mar 26 2017 - 10:10pm

Help Needed! Scouts and 2 adults needed to help with the RB Community Park Spring Fling on Saturday, April 8th from 10am-12pm. Scouts will help set-up, take-down and run activity booths for the event. This is a fun way to give back to the community!! Class "B" dress. Please sign up on the website.

Tuesday March 28 Advancment meeting

Posted on Mar 26 2017 - 8:50pm
A reminder that this Tuesday's meeting is for the following groups:
Patrol Leaders Council will meet to plan the next months worth of meetings. -
troop equipment sale (which meeting), outings elections (which meting), backpack treks (select trek leaders), Eagle workshop (how to successfully navigate your path to  Eagle project)  and summer camp.
Guides will meet with the New Scout patrol to work on Scout rank requirements.

Stelzer Ridge Campout - Open for sign-ups

Posted on Mar 26 2017 - 5:46pm

Don't miss Selzer Ridge Campout April 21-23, 2017

Stelzer Park is made up of 310 acres of oak woodland and coastal sage scrub. Bird watching, hiking and picnicking are popular. Surrounded by nature, a horseshoe pit and barbeques. Majestic century-old oak trees and lush streamside trails. Ripareian Trail, Wooten Trail and Stelzer Ridge Trail.


Scoutmaster's Meeting

Posted on Mar 22 2017 - 9:31am

Reminder, we'll have our monthly scoutmaster's meeting on Tuesday night (3/28/17).

Meeting location: Monterey Ridge Elem 17117 4S Ranch Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92127

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.

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