Last Updated: March 31, 2015
  • Weclome to Orland Park, Boy Scout Troop 318.
  • Troop Meeting - Thursday, April, 2 7:30 - 9:00pm - Zion - Intro to Camping by Mr. Murray
  • Troop Meeting - Thursday, April 9 7:30 - 9:00pm - Zion
  • April Campout signup deadline - Sunday April 12 midnight.
  • Troop Meeting - Thursday, April 16 7:30 - 9:00pm - Zion - Patrol Menus April campout.
Number of days until Camp Ransburg
95 Days
Online Signup Forms
Troop 318 Website Feedback
Railroading Merit Badge - June 13, 2015 - Signup deadline April 16, 2015
Fire Arms Safety campout - April 24,25,26 -Bonfield, Ill, - Signup Due April 12
Troop 318 Wear - Class B Shirts & Hoodies
Weekend/Campout permission form - 2014 BSA Medical form Part A & B.
National Outdoor Badges for Camping, Hiking, Aquatics, Riding, and Adventure

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Welcome to Orland Park, Boy Scout Troop 318 website.  

What is the picture above? It is an EYE SPLICE. It is on one end of the Troop Monkey bridge rope.

 **** News ALERT ! ! ****

Camp Ransburg in the current issue of the Scouting Magazine - March/April

March 19, 2015

Camp Ransburg is being featured in the "Guide to Cool camps" in the March/April issue of Scouting Magazine.   One of the scouts from Troop 318 is in the picture  and there are Troop 318 Scouts in the Camp video in youtube.

Click here to see the Printed Page.

Click here to see the Web version of the article.

Overview of Troop 318 Website for New Scouts & Parents

Click Here to view the Overview of Troop Website.
The attached 1-page flyer highlights a few things to "check out" or do on the site right away. Thank You, Mr. Kohler.

Weekend/Campout permission form - 2014 BSA Medical form Part A & B.

April 22, 2014

Troop 318 Camp out permission form (click here)

The BSA Medical form is now the Troop's permission form. 
Please fill out 2014 version Part  'A' & 'B' (2 pages for part B) for any troop activities.   Parents & Scouts will need to submit  a form.

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2014 Camp Ransburg Scouts

Troop 318 Scouts at Camp Ransburg

Troop 318 at Camp Ransburg 2014

Troop 318 at Camp Ransburg 2014

Upcoming Events

Thursday,  Apr 2
Troop Meeting - Zion Lutheran 7:30pm Zion Lutheran Church
MB & Advancements cutoff for Spring COH
Troop meeting - Intro to Camping
Merit Badge selections for Summer camp. DUE Tonigh
Friday,  Apr 3
Good Friday
Tuesday,  Apr 7
Order of the Arrow Meeting - St. Damien's 7:00pm St. Damien's chuch
Nishnabec District Round Table - St. Damien's 7:30pm St. Damien's church
Thursday,  Apr 9
Troop Meeting - Zion Lutheran 7:30pm Zion Lutheran Church
Saturday,  Apr 11
University Of Scouting (Scout & Adult Training) 8:00am Munster High School
Sunday,  Apr 12
Orienteering MB - WaterFall Glen East 10:00am Waterfall Glen East
Signup Deadline for Firearm Safety Campout
Thursday,  Apr 16
Troop Meeting - Zion Lutheran 7:30pm Zion Lutheran Church
Patrol Menus for Firearm Safety Campout
Troop Leadership Elections Zion Lutheran Church
Ransburg Summer Camp Payment Due
Friday,  Apr 17
Order of Arrow - Section C-7 Conclave Mandt Park
Saturday,  Apr 18
Order of Arrow - Section C-7 Conclave Mandt Park
Sunday,  Apr 19
Order of Arrow - Section C-7 Conclave Mandt Park

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