Cascade Mountain Ski Trip

Cascade Mountain Trail Map

Cascade Mountain Trail Map

Depart from Scout Cabin at 4:30 am Saturday, January 7, and return to Scout Cabin at 12:00 PM

Cost:  $50

Please bring money for lunch at the resort and breakfast on the road

Lift and Rental included

Please dress appropriately

Website: Cascade Mountain

Please turn in Permission Slip and money to Mickey Lang by Monday, 12/19


2017 Klondike Derby


Highlights:  Fire Building, Shelter Building, Lashing, Cooking, Teamwork, Knots, Pioneering, Compass, Polar Plunge, Sled Race

Depart from Scout Cabin at 5:00pm Friday 1/20/17

Return to Scout Cabin at 9:00pm Saturday 1/21/17

Camp Peairs, Lake Bloomington

Cost: $10

Location: Camp Peairs

Link to FLIER

Horseback riding


Depart from Scout Cabin at 1:45 PM Sunday 9/25/2016

Return to Scout Cabin at 6:00 PM Sunday 9/25/2016

Cost: $15

Due by: September 19, 2016 with Permission Slip and Waiver.

Location:       Cedar Creek Ranch & Stables

       249 IL-71

Cedar Point, IL

Permission Slips, Deposit & Waiver to Mickey Lang by September 19, 2016.

More details on the flyer : Horseback Riding

Waiver link

Troop 56 Webelos Open House



What is Boy Scouting all about?  

Webelo Scouts….Come Find out at the

Troop 56 Webelos Open House

When:  Saturday, August 27thth, 10am-2pm

(Come by anytime, stay as long as you like!)

 Where:  Towanda Scout Cabin

(108 W Adams St., Towanda, IL 61776)

 Who:  Webelos 1 & Webelos 2 scouts

*An adult must accompany scouts during event. (Leaders/parents are welcome to supervise a group of scouts)

 Make a lanyard!      Launch Water Rockets!      Go Fishing!   

 Enjoy some dessert cooked the Scout way!        Tie Knots!

***Get some requirements checked off for your Arrow of Light!***

For Information, Contact:

Mickey Lang at or 309-532-3221

Troop 56 Webelos Open House Aug 16




2016/05/06 – May Camporee


  • The Spring Camporee will be unlike anything you’ve seen before! There will be fishing (or a challenge course for all the non-fishers), digital scavenger hunt, orienteering, shelter building, knots, and much more!

Depart from Scout Cabin at 4:30 PM Friday 5/6/2016

Return to Scout Cabin at 8:30 PM Saturday 5/7/2016

Cost: $20

Due by: April 25, 2016 with Permission Slip.

Location: Comlara Park

* Please turn in Permission Slips & Deposit to Mickey Lang by April 25, 2016

Permission Slip: 2016/05/06 – May Camporee


As the parent or legal guardian of __________________________, I hereby give my permission for this child to participate in an outing with Troop 56.


Depart from Scout Cabin at 4:30pm Friday 5/6/2016 – Return to Scout Cabin at 8:30 PM Saturday 5/7/2016.

I give permission to the leaders of the above unit to render First Aid, should the need arise. In the event of an emergency, I also give permission to the physician, selected by the adult leader in charge, to hospitalize, secure proper anesthesia, order injection, or secure other medical treatment, as needed.

I further agree to hold the above named unit and its leaders blameless for any accidents that might occur during this outing except for clear acts of negligence or non-adherence to BSA policies and guidelines.

In case of emergency, I can be reached by phone at _________________________ or _________________________.

If I cannot be reached, please contact _____________________________________ at _________________________.

Signed: _____________________________________________________________________ Date: _______________

                                    (Parent or Guardian)

  • Parent can be a driver on the trip:       Going There    /    Coming Back    /    No

Please Return consent form by April 25, 2016.
Boy Scout Troop 56 – (20160506-MayCamporee)