Our Mission: To build life skills into our young men in a fun and safe environment.

Welcome to Troop 18's website. As the 2014 / 2015 scouting year moves forward, continue to visit our troop's website for more exciting news and opportunities that support our mission, which is "to build life skills into our young men in a fun and safe environment!"

Mr. Dave Dillinder
Scoutmaster, Troop 18
Copyright © Manitou Springs BSA Troop 18. All Rights Reserved.

Troop 18 - Christmas Tree Sale

Buy your tree or wreath in advance for a $5 discount!
Click Here for more discount information and a printable form


Buy your tree or wreath on our Tree Lot!
Lot opens at the Villa Motel, 481 Manitou Ave., on Sunday, November 29. Hours are Fridays 3 pm to 6 pm, and Saturdays and Sundays 10 am to 6 pm. Lot closes for the season after Sunday, December 20. Local delivery can be arranged.
Click Here for more information and prices

The Manitou Springs, Troop 18 Boy Scouts THANK YOU for your continued support with this important program!

Troop 18 - Scout Meetings

** No meeting Thanksgiving week! **

Regular Weekly Meetings
When: Tuesdays at 7:05 to 8:00 pm
Arrive at 6:45 pm for activities in the gym!
Where: Manitou Springs Middle School (MSMS)
Click Here for Troop 18's Calendar to Confirm...When and Where

Interested in what's happening at Pikes Peak Council?
Click Here for the Pikes Peak Council Calendar
Scout Uniforms

If you need help sewing badges and patches on scout uniforms,
Click Here for Details

Troop 18 - Merit Badges

Click Here for Merit Badge Worksheets

Please check Troop 18's Calendar for scheduled Merit Badge meetings.
Click Here for Troop 18's Calendar

2015 Merit Badge Saturdays

Merit Badge Saturdays were created by the Pikes Peak Council to provide additional advancement opportunities beyond Troop and Summer Camp experiences.

Click Here or More Information from the Pikes Peak Council


Scouts who have completed
Eagle Scout Service Projects in 2013, 2014, & 2015

Cole C.   Jonah B.   Sam S.   John I.  Conner J.
Jake L.  Drew M.  Ricky M.  Steven J.

Community Service Opportunities

Keep track of your community service hours!
The Scout Oath includes the phrase “to help other people at all times.”
After all, it's important to give back to our community.

Click Here to email Mrs. Shiela Miller or call: 719-330-8173
Click Here to email Mrs. Traci Woofter or call: 719-290-6820


Monthly Campouts, Activities,
Events, and Merit Badges

For most Campouts, Scouts will...
Meet at the Manitou Springs Pool parking lot by 4:00 pm
for a quick departure no later than 4:30 pm

Scout Masters will arrange a roll call to assure all scouts going have a ride.
The Troop Trailer has room for packs and scout gear!
Click Here for Camping Equipment Tips

Hey Scouts: always remember to bring your...
1) Handbook
2) Mess Kit
3) Water Bottle
...to all campouts!