Why Trail Life USA at First Baptist Church - Georgetown?
Trail Life USA is a Church-Based, Christ-Centered, Male-Focused mentoring and discipleship journey for young men. Trail Life leaders challenge young men to grow in character, understand their purpose, serve their community, and develop practical leadership skills to carry out the mission for which they were created. This ministry begins for boys going into the 5th grade through 8th grade.
Learn more about Trail Life USA https://www.traillifeusa.com/program-overview
Troop SC-2021 Leadership Team
Dr. Ted Sherrill (Senior Pastor) – Senior Ministry Leader
Dr. Alex Duvall – Troop Ministry Liaison & Chaplain
Mr. Art Baker – Troopmaster
Mr. Hal Haynes – Troop Treasurer
Dr. Manuel Salazar – Troop Committee Chairman
Email us with questions or for a link to enroll your son @ TrailLifeSC2021@gmail.com
FBCG Troop Grades
(Boys are to be at least 10 years old by 10/31 and entering the 5th grade to join the troop)
Woodland Trail/Mountain Lions – 5th Grade
Navigators – 6th - 8th Grade
Adventurers – 9th - 12th Grade (expected to be added one grade at a time starting in 2022 with 9th grade, etc.)
Troop meets at First Baptist Church of Georgetown on Monday evenings per the troop calendar from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. throughout the school year (3 to 4 campouts, other activities/events, and service projects are planned mostly on weekends), and for a major summer adventure outdoor activity.
Annual Costs - Click HERE to Pay Local Troop Fees Online
National Membership fee: $29/year – parents pay directly to Trail Life USA (TLUSA) when they enroll
Local Troop fee: $49/year (covers $20 fee per boys to TLUSA, admin expenses, and a T-Shirt for each boy)
Uniform and Handbook Costs
Troop Uniform – New Trailman Package A: $50.00 (for Mountain Lions and Navigators – recommended but not required)
Mountain Lion Trailman Program Materials Package (5th grade - required): $24.00
Navigator Trailman Program Materials Package (6th - 8th grades - required): $24.00
We anticipate for all campouts and other activities it will be about $300 per boy annually. We expect to have 1 to 2 fundraisers annually to cover the remaining costs for parents, thus your active participation is essential in these fundraisers each year.