Boy Scout Troop 139 invites boys 11 years old and up to join!

Troop meetings are Monday 7:00pm at Oak Ridge United Methodist Church
Please click About Us on the menu for examples of activities
Please click Contact Us on the menu to get in touch with a leader
Please click the Cub Scout Pack 130 link to the right for boys 6 - 10
Troop 139 is a Gold Level Quality Unit chartered by Oak Ridge United Methodist Church.

You can email the Scoutmaster Tom Needham at scoutmaster@bsatroop139.com

Personal Fitness, Public Speaking Merit Badges offered

Posted on Apr 14 2019 - 5:15pm

Many Scouts have requested the Troop offer the Personal Fitness Merit Badge, this will be offered at same time as Public Speaking as well as a course or courses better suited for our newest Scouts.

May Trip: Linville Falls

Posted on Apr 10 2019 - 8:25am


The sign up for the May trip has been posted. Dates are May 17 - 19. We will be headed to Linville Falls Campground for trout fishing in the Linville River. Hiking in Linville Gorge will also be available if we have sufficient leader coverage. We do not have the group sites this year, but we still have access to the fields for other games and activities (it's just a longer walk).

April Biking Trip

Posted on Apr 9 2019 - 1:42pm

New River State Park, VA

Parking address for Campground is:
159 Creekview Drive, Galax VA 24333

Event Details:

ASM Kyle Trahan

Akela Merit Badge College

Posted on Mar 26 2019 - 8:01am

Please remember to register for Akela Merit Badge College by March 30. I will collect fees and hand out blue cards at the next meeting. See the sign-up for a list of classes and to register. Email/call me if you have questions. Thanks, Rana T

Akela Merit Badge College - Registration OPEN

Posted on Mar 9 2019 - 8:28pm

Classes are posted and open for registration. Please sign up as soon as you can - some classes are already full. By a bad coincidence, the MBC overlaps with a troop event. Please see the calendar posting for the classes, to help decide which event to go to.

Troop Uniform Drive

Posted on Feb 28 2019 - 2:32pm

Hi All, Just a friendly reminder that the Troop would be happy to take outgrown uniforms off your hands for younger scouts and upcoming Webelos! We are looking for gently used Class As, scout shorts/pants, scout belts.