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 (17117 4S Ranch Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92127). Exceptions will be noted on the Troop Calendar on this website. Many thanks to our chartering organization, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Major Abraham J. Baum Post 7766.

Those interested in having Troop 685 scouts participate in a service event are asked to submit the attached form to service@troop685.org.


Posted on Jan 20 2019 - 6:08pm

POPCORN FUNDRAISER WILL POST ON MONDAY, JAN 21ST. Check your Accounts at the end of the day

Snow Summit CLOSING Tuesday 1/22. 2 spots available.

Posted on Jan 19 2019 - 10:32am

There are 2 spots open!

Cedar Creek Falls Beginner Backpack March 2-3, 2019

Posted on Jan 19 2019 - 10:24am

This is an amazing backpack designed for beginning backpackers. You'll learn so much about hiking and self-grubbing. Do not miss it!!  Click on the Calendar date of March 2nd to read all about it. Sorry, no brand new 2019 scouts invited to attend. 

Don' miss these local morning hikes! A real treasure!

Posted on Jan 19 2019 - 10:23am
  • Santa Ysabel East Preserve Kanaka Loop Trail (6.7 miles rt) February 2, 2019


Posted on Jan 13 2019 - 4:21pm

Meetings on 15th, 22nd, 29th are at: DEL SUR ELEMENTARY, 15665 Paseo Del Sur, San Diego, CA 92127

BSA Summer Camp CIT (Counselor In Training) Interest Form

Posted on Dec 19 2018 - 11:49am

YAC Sign
mataguay signReady for a little bit more LEADERSHIP in your Summer Camp Experience?
CIT (Counselor in Training) positions are a unique opportunity for Scouts 14 & 15 years old to: Learn New Leadership Skills, Enjoy Summer Camp, Make New Friends, Have FUN and Earn Merit Badges!!

Participants will participate in a 3-week specialized program which will involve a half day of work experience with a half day of summer camp experience, all under the guidance of a dedicated Counselor Training Director!
(same cost as 1 week of summer camp)
Mataguay Scout Ranch (MSR)
Session 1: June 23 - July 13, 2019
Session 2: July 7 - July 27, 2019

Camp Fiesta Island (CFI)
Session 1: June 9 - June 29, 2019
Session 2: June 30 - July 20, 2019
Session 3: July 21 - August 10 2019
Clidk HERE to complete the SDIC online Interest Form

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