Troop 173 is extremely active with Troop events and community service projects in the greater Yorktown area. Please check out calendar for all upcoming events. The news items below highlight recent and upcoming events and are authored by the participating scouts.

Fun Night at The Cliffs at Valhalla!

Recently our scouts held their Troop Meeting at The Cliffs at Valhalla. 19 scouts plus ASMs and family members had a great time learning climbing skills and having fun scaling the walls there. Here are a few scenes from out fun night at The Cliffs read more →

Powder Puff Derby

Fun pinewood derby for girl scouts.  At Saint Patrick’s church in Yorktown.  Help support the saint pats girl scout troop with their powder puff derby, there will be tons of cars, girls and food.  Bring a positive attitude. Weigh-in: May 10-11 from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm both nights Set up: May 13 from 6:30 pm -8:30 pm Race.. read more →

Congratulations to Eagle Scout Tim Henning!

It is with our heartfelt congratulations that we announce our newest Eagle Scout, Timothy Henning. congratulations Tim, and best of luck in the future with all of your endeavors! read more →

Save the Date – WPC Fishing Derby

The WPC Fishing Derby for this year will be held on September 24th, 2016 at Camp Seton in Greenwich, CT. The derby this year will be expanded to the largest event we have held in its 5 year history! Online registration will begin by September 1st, but put this event on your calendar now! There will.. read more →

05 Mar 2016
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Klondike Photos

Here are some photos from the Klondike event held on February 27th, 2016. Congratulations to Troop 49 (Ossining), Troop 36 (Montrose) and Troop 911 (Yorktown) for their excellent performance! read more →

Troop 173 50th Anniversary Dinner and Court of Honor Pictures

Here are a ton of pictures from the troop dinner on February 27, 2016.   read more →

2016 Ski Trip Recap

This past weekend several Troop 173 Scouts met up in Hancock, MA at Jiminy Peak for some winter skiing and snowboarding fun. After the initial meet-up a few people who were on the slopes for their first time took lessons, while the rest headed up the mountain to enjoy the trails. Conditions were rather good.. read more →

08 Feb 2016
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Troop 173 Leadership Change

Troop 173 has a dedicated group of adult leaders and volunteers who contribute much of their free time and talents to helping our boys grow. We’d like to welcome Keith Holmes, an already dedicated and experienced ASM, to the role of Scoutmaster effective immediately. read more →