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 Design 39 (17050 Del Sur Ridge Rd, 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.

Florida National High Adventure Sea Base (12+) ~ 2 Spots Left

Posted on Jan 17 2022 - 4:06pm


Sail aboard a schooner, swim, fish, snorkel and star gaze around the Florida Keys. 

Must be a swimmer and fly to and from Sea Base with the group.  watch (3:09)

July 18-24, 2022 plus a travel day???  (Could use another adult)


Lake Morena County Park~ February 4-6, 2022

Posted on Jan 16 2022 - 10:46pm

  It's only an hour away!  Closes January 18th. Planning is January 25th and February 1st.  

A Desert Campout ~ Anza Borrego ~ March 4-6, 2022

Posted on Jan 16 2022 - 10:46pm

 The final destination is TBD. Closes February 8th. Planning is February 15 and March 1st. 

Programming Merit Badge | 26 February 2022 at UCSD

Posted on Jan 16 2022 - 4:14pm

  Programming Merit Badge
  Saturday, February 26, 2022 9 AM - 4PM
  at UCSD
  See attachment (lower right) for details and registration.

Radio Merit Badge | 5 February at UCSD

Posted on Jan 16 2022 - 3:47pm

 Radio Merit Badge
 IEEE STEM and Amateur Radio Club
 Saturday, February 5th 9 AM - 4 PM
 at UCSD
 See attachment (lower right) for details and registration

Life to Eagle Workshops

Posted on Jan 16 2022 - 12:30pm

 Interested in learning what it takes to plan and complete an Eagle Project?
 SDIC is offering a 90 minute workshop at Camp Balboa to go over the details.
 Council's sessions will be offered January 23rd, March 27th and May 15th.
 Click on read more | 1 attachment (to the right) for the flyer and registration information.
 Troop 685 will offer a Troop session later this year.

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