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Welcome to Troop 1970 in Reston, Virginia!

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Since 1965, Troop 1970 has been “Keeping the Tradition.”

The troop is proud to offer a traditional yet progressive scouting program. Through monthly outings, summer camp, and community service, the scouts of Troop 1970 build skills and create friendships for a lifetime.

Weekly meetings are held every Monday during the school year at 7:30 PM at the United Christian Parish at 11508 North Shore Drive in Reston, Virginia. Visitors are always welcome, or feel free to contact us with any questions. Check our Upcoming Events list to the right to see what's on the horizon, and please come check us out. We look forward to meeting you!

Seabase 2015

Some of our recent and upcoming events include:

  • Summer camp and Sea Base
  • Family whitewater rafting trip
  • Annual "Rock-In" with swimming, bowling, and climbing at Sportrock
  • USNA/Annapolis campout
  • USS Intrepid overnight
  • Annual pancake dinner (cooked by scouts!)
  • Gettysburg
  • Skiing
  • Caving
  • Wilderness survival campout
  • Old Rag hike and campout
  • Ocean City campout
  • Railroading campout
  • Biking campout
  • Celtic Festival
  • Hershey Park
  • District Camporee
  • And of course, our annual MULCH fundraiser!

Camp Rodney, 2014Troop 1970 Flag

 
Check out these fun videos of Troop 1970 in action!
 

Scout Bucks balances updated

Posted by admin on Apr 30 2016 - 11:57pm

A new spreadsheet has been posted with updated Scout Bucks balances as of April 30, 2016. It includes all Scout Bucks earned for the 2016 mulch fundraiser, as well as any payments for summer camp. Please download it (under the Files menu in the list to the left) and feel free to use your Scout Bucks for any scouting-related costs. Please contact Mr. Rao with any questions.

Eagle BOR Results

Posted by admin on Mar 5 2016 - 12:01am

Congratulations to Justin W. on successfully completing his Eagle Board of Review on 11/20/2013.

Eagle BOR Results

Posted by admin on Mar 5 2016 - 12:00am

Congratulations to Declan G. on successfully completing his Eagle Board of Review on 2/21/2014.

Eagle BOR Results

Posted by admin on Mar 5 2016 - 12:00am

Congratulations to Greg B. on successfully completing his Eagle Board of Review on 2/28/2014.

Eagle BOR Results

Posted by admin on Mar 5 2016 - 12:00am

Congratulations to Austin L. on successfully completing his Eagle Board of Review on 9/10/2014.

Eagle BOR Results

Posted by admin on Mar 4 2016 - 11:59pm

Congratulations to Lars K. on successfully completing his Eagle Board of Review on 12/9/14.

BSA Troop # 1970