Welcome to the Trail Life!

Trail Life ME-0316 is a a chartered troop of Trail Life USA.  We are a Christian Outdoor Adventure, Character, and Leadership Program for boys and young men.

This site is here to keep the members and families of troop ME-0316 informed about upcoming activities and regular meeting details.  If you would like to receive an email when updates are posted to this site, please subscribe by entering your email in sign up box to the right.

For more information about our meeting times and locations, click here.

If you would like to learn more about Trail Life, please check out:
http://www.traillifeusa.com/WhoWeAre/

Scroll down for the latest updates from our Troop Leaders!

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6/15 Meeting Plan – Please Read!

Hello, trailmen and families!

A quick reminder that we ARE meeting tomorrow morning at 9:30 am, and yes, we will be at the Page Garage again this week.

(We’re looking to get back out to Crossroads soon,
but they are booked out for a wedding tomorrow!)

We’re hoping to see everyone there tomorrow, so we can firm up plans for our first 2-night camping trip of the summer (coming up on 6/21-6/23), and it will be much easier to make plans with everyone present.

Plus, we just like seeing you all.  🙂

Walk worthy

Meeting Plans – Please read!!

Three things (I’m gonna make this quick, I promise!)

1) NO MEETING TOMORROW!!

2) Swimming lesson plans are on hold. We’ll discuss more with parents at our next meeting, but it looks like we might push this plan back until Fall/Winter at this point.

3) Summer Calendar – draft. We don’t have our camping trip locations completely worked out, but we do have our basic dates – so here’s what the 2019 Summer Schedule looks like:

June
6/1 Regular Meeting
6/8 No Meeting (Summer Only)
6/15 Regular Meeting
6/22 Hit the Trail (2 night campout (Fri PM /Sat/Sun AM), Location TBA)
6/29 No Meeting (5th Weekend)

July
7/6 Regular Meeting
7/13 No Meeting (Summer Only)
7/20 Regular Meeting
7/27 Hit the Trail (2 night campout (Fri PM /Sat/Sun AM), Location TBA)

August
8/3 Regular Meeting
8/10 No Meeting (Summer Only)
8/17 Regular Meeting
8/24 Hit the Trail (2 night campout (Fri PM /Sat/Sun AM), Location TBA)
8/31 No Meeting (5th Weekend)

September (back to our normal schedule)
9/7 Regular Meeting
9/14 Regular Meeting
9/21 Regular Meeting
9/28 Hit the Trail (Campout, Location TBA)

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Gallery

Memorial Weekend Camp Out 5/24-25

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Camp Out RSVP

Evening Trail Life family-

Thank you all for coming out to the Troop’s Award Ceremony. Hope you have all had a chance to look at the photos. What a crew!!

A couple of quick pieces of Troop business.

  1.  Please RSVP to Steve about the camp out.  (a)We need to know if you are going to be able to make it or not and (b) if you are not able to spend the night,  are you going to spend Saturday with us?  This will allow us to purchase enough food and to figure out the cost.  As always, the sooner you can let him know, the better.
  2.  Remember that, even though it is MAY, it is still going to be in the 40’s at night and only up into the mid 60’s during the day.  Even though this sounds fairly nice, it is still cold for sleeping and when you first get up.  Plan on the warmer side when choosing your clothes.  Long underwear, a hat, and mittens are not out of order.  Warm socks will make sleeping more pleasant.  You can always take layers off but, if you don’t have them, you can’t put them on.  If you have any questions, check the Trailman’s  Packing List.  If you still have questions, let us know!

See you on Friday around 6pm at Eaton Brook and until then

Walk Worthy

Awards Ceremony 5/18/2019

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Last minute!

Super quick note, Trailmen and families!

We are meeting at the East Eddington Community Church at 9:30 am for our semi-annual awards presentation.

All Trailmen and any family members are welcome to join us. (Anyone interested in getting more information about our program is welcome to attend, too!)

After the presentation, we’ll have a quick discussion about the plans for next weekend’s campout.

(Sorry for any confusion about the plans for tomorrow’s awards presentation.)

I hope to see you there!

Walk worthy

A Stroll for a Good Cause

Good Evening, Trail Life Walkers-

This note is to remind everyone about our participation in tomorrow’s Walk For Life. The Walk For Life benefits The First Step Pregnancy Resource Center and will take the place of our regular Saturday meeting. 

Here are the details:

When: Tomorrow (Sat. May 11) at 7:30 am. 
(We should be done around 10:30)

Where:  First Step Pregnancy Resource Center
(located at 336 Mount Hope Avenue in Bangor)

Cost:  There is no cost for this event.

Misc:      
Please wear your Trail Life shirt and jeans/khakis. 
Be sure to dress appropriately for the weather (potentially cold/wet).
Bring a water bottle.
You don’t need to bring your Trail Life pack.
Show up ready to serve!  We’ll be helping with some preparations.

Walk Worthy!