Troop 97
Eagle Scout Resources

This is the beginning of a resource section to help you along the rugged path to Eagle Scout.

"Trail to Eagle" guidebook

Need the BSA Eagle Service Project booklet? Need the phone number for the district Eagle chairman? [If you don't have either of these, you do need them!]

And here is a list of many of the Eagle Scout service projects that various Troop Eagles have planned and led since 1979.

Conservation (trails, maintenance, picnic areas, erosion control, etc)

  • bat boxes
  • Big South Trail work
  • boardwalk at Flatirons Open Space
  • bridge at Sky Ranch
  • bridge/maintenance at nature area
  • Cathy Fromme Open Space improvements (2 different projects in 1998)
  • ecology message to younger children
  • Estes Park area trail work
  • fencing (3 different projects in 1991/98)
  • fish habitat improvements
  • Horsetooth Mountain Park
  • Lions Head Trail (Estes)
  • Lions Park improvements (Fort Collins)
  • Lookout Mountain trail work
  • Mountain Park (3 different erosion projects in 1979/81)
  • neighborhood street planting/improvements
  • packaging/distributing tree seedlings
  • Pingree Park trail work
  • Rawah campsite improvements
  • Rocky Mountain National Park campsite improvements
  • tree planting/landscaping (USFS, Preston JH, Horsetooth Field of Dreams, Kruse baseball field, Werner natural area, Environmental Learning Center, Linton, Laurel)
  • Washington state trail work (!)
  • campsite re-vegetation
  • Dixon Cove (removing Russian Olives)
  • Lory State Park (trail work)

Helping the Needy

  • Christmas trees for shut-ins
  • Elderhaus safety features
  • food collection
  • handicapped chairs at Early Childhood Learning Center
  • landscaped house for Ft Collins Housing Authority
  • landscaped 3 houses for Habitat for Humanity (3 different projects in 1992/95/98)
  • packaged/sorted food for Larimer County Food Distribution Center
  • snow shoveling program for the elderly
  • Special Olympics
  • used toy drive


  • benches for Catholic Community Services Northern & in Golden Meadows Park
  • church bulletin boards
  • church landscaping
  • church sidewalks
  • church Thrift Shop re-modeling
  • ColoradoRun parking
  • compost bins at Senior Center
  • fence relocation at Discovery Center
  • Firecracker 5 kids race
  • Foothills Mall safety village
  • Fort Collins Bike Trails (4 different projects in 1984/91/94/96)
  • landscaped city archery range
  • plant annuals at Senior Center
  • playground at school
  • playground at church/pre-school
  • recycling bins at FCHS
  • landscaping at St Luke's
  • Girl Scout canoe day
  • neighborhood watch