Troop 85

St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church
Beavercreek, OH

Troop 85 is a Boy Scout troop chartered to St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church in Beavercreek, Ohio. First chartered in 1959, Troop 85 has operated continuously for over 60 years. We are part of the Chillicothe District of Tecumseh Council.

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  • Tubing

    For this event, a subset of the troop drove to Valley’s Edge for tubing with their families. We spent all afternoon there and had a lot of fun. Not only did we snow tube in smaller groups, we went down a few times as one massive group.

  • Klondike Derby 2023

    The Klondike Derby this year was, as always, a series of various challenges that patrols brought sleds full of equipment to. Here are some of the challenges: Lashing Event: This challenge required patrols to build a tripod lashing (as shown at the left) to attach their patrol flag to. Tree Identification: For this challenge, patrolsContinue…

  • YMCA lock-in

    For this event, the troop went to the YMCA in Xenia, Ohio. After arriving, they worked on swim tests and other aquatics requirements between 9 and 11 PM. The rest of the night was just free time, interrupted only by pizza, soda, and TV between midnight and 12:30 AM. At 6:45 AM, they left.