Welcome !

Troop 161 was chartered on March 13, 1927 and has a rich history spanning over eight decades. We serve youth living and going to school in the neighborhood of Clifton and the surrounding area in Cincinnati, Ohio. We meet year round on Tuesday nights from 7:00 until 8:30 at Calvary Episcopal Church, 3766 Clifton Ave. We have at least one overnight activity a month and at least one week of Scout Camp in the summer. See the "About Us" section for more information about the Troop. If you have any questions or you want to request more information about joining the Troop, just click on Contact Us in the menu to the left to send us a message.

Attention Webelos II Our Bridging over ceremony has been set.

Posted on Sep 20 2020 - 10:13pm

The Troop 161 Bridging Over ceremony welcoming new scouts into the troop will occur as a day event only on Sept. 26.  This is the event in which we welcome our newest members of Troop 161.  Any Webelo's interested can still join, just let us know!! 

Troop Meeting will be at 6:30 this week.

Posted on Sep 20 2020 - 10:12pm


My sincerest apologies for not sending out the link for the meeting last week. Here it is: 


Welcome Webelo II's !!!

Posted on Aug 30 2020 - 10:00am

As of last week, we have added the families of the Webelo II's to the Troop 161 e-mail list.  All of our scouts that are joining, or considering joining, Troop 161 at our bridging ceremony will be getting weekly e-blast and e-mails to keep them up to date.  On behalf of the Troop and Dan Beard Council, we welcome all of you!!!

YPT is due this year

Posted on Aug 30 2020 - 9:59am

To the leaders of Troop 161 - The bi-annual YPT training for most, if not all, of the adults will expire in 2020.  Please check your status and re-certify if needed!!!

Troop Meeting will be at 6:30 this week.

Posted on Aug 30 2020 - 9:56am

Our weekly google meeting will be at 6:30 this week (not 6:45).  Here's the link:



Cycling Outing August 29th

Posted on Aug 23 2020 - 9:59pm

The Cycling Outing is still on for Next Saturday.  There's a sign in sheet at this link if you haven't already signed up:  


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