Since 1931, Boy Scout Troop 53 has been providing a positive youth experience and community service in Fair Lawn, New Jersey


Keeping you up to date on the events and happenings of the troop.

  • Three Rivers District Klondike Derby

    Troop 53 will be participating in the Three Rivers District Klondike Derby. Scouts will be competing as patrols against other Troops in various stations that test scouting skills. Equipment such as a sled will be brought and supplied by the Troop. All of the equipment prep will happen at upcoming meetings. Scouts should remember to […]

  • New Scout Requirements Effective January 2016

    A comparison of the Old and New "Scout" rank

    For the past several months, the National Office of the Boy Scouts of America has been preparing for changes to the advancement requirements. Click here to see a parallel comparison of the old requirements to the new requirements. If you would like to read about the rank changes in detail, click here. Here is a […]

  • Winter Cabin Camping at Camp No-Be-Bo-Sco

    Cabin Camping at NoBe

    Troop 53 will be going on a cabin camping trip to Camp No-Be-Bo-Sco Friday-Sunday, January 15th-17th. This trip will be in preparation for the Klondike Derby. Everyone should bring warm clothes and winter gear because we will be in the cold outdoors for some of the time. WE WILL MEET AT THE GRANGE FRIDAY AT 5:15 PM […]