photo gallery


Service Project: Reeds Lake Run

Pictured Rocks Backpacking

Soap Box Derby Race

Mayflower Mulch

Astronomy MB: star-gazing

Service Project: trail clearing

Scout Sunday

Muskegon State Park Polar Bear


Quartermasters at work!

Backpacking. Manistee River Trail

Radio MB

Wilderness Survival MB

Mackinac Rendezvous XIV

9/11 Remembrance Salute: President Ford Museum

Service Project: Rhoades McKee Reeds Lake Triathlon

Philmont 2023: Mount Baldy

Philmont 2023: Crew 718-7E

National Jamboree 2023

Summer Camp 2023

Annual Presidential Wreath Laying Ceremony at tomb of Gerald R Ford 

Service Project: Reeds Lake Run

Mackinac Honor Guards

Service Project: GR Veteran's Cemetary

Tour of GRPD

Annual Mayflower Mulch

Service Project: annual leaf raking

Electronic Merit Badge

Flag Raising at Mayflower

40 Years of Service Award! 

Scout Sunday 2023

Welcome to the 2023 Scouting Year with these 32! 


100 Eagles! 

What will history bring next? 

Service: Wreaths Across America

Grand Rapids Veterans Cemetery

Annual Thanksgiving Family Feast

Architectural Merit Badge

Pumpkin Carving

Emergency Preparedness MB

Leadership in Action! 

SPL and Troop Guide with Scouts

Water-Rocket Launching

9/11 Remembrance Salute: President Ford Museum

Service Project: Rhoades McKee Reeds Lake Triathlon

Historical BSA Knife Collection

Laurel Caverns



Hocking Hills

Packed and ready to go!

Summer Trip Planning

Service Project: Reeds Lake Run

Mackinac Island Honor Guard

Handshakes and Smiles after Scoutmaster Conference

Patrol Challenge: tower building with marshmallows and spaghetti

Rifle Merit Badge: cleaning and safety discussions

Eagle Quest Weekend

Service Project: annual leaf raking

New Ordeal Members at GSR

Service Project: annual Mayflower Mulch

District Award of Merit winner

Signature Event- spring camping?

Cooking Merit Badge in action!

Cooking Merit Badge preparation

Service Project: Kids Food Basket


Troop Trailer Renovation

Scout Sunday 2022; Mayflower

After-Meeting floor hockey game

GSR; Snow Sports Merit Badge

GSR Polar Bear Campout

Mural Painting w/ Joel Schoon Tanis


Chicago City Hike

Mayflower's new flag

Fall Court of Honor

Pumpkin Carving

Haunted Forest at D-Bar-A Scout Ranch

Communications Merit Badge

Mackinac Rendezvous XVIII

Service Project: Rhoades McKee Reeds Lake Triathlon

9/11 Remembrance Salute

Service Project: Resurrection Cemetery

GSR Summer Camp: Welding Class

GSR Summer Camp: Axe Yard

Service Project: Reeds Lake Run

Campout: Sleeping Bear Dunes

Mountain Biking at Cannonsburg

Service Project: Spring Leaf Raking

Making Snowshoes

Service Project: Veteran's Day

Campout: with Troop 215

Campout: with Troop 215

Former Scoutmasters: Erik & Todd

Service Project: Leaf Raking

Water Rockets


Cleanup at the Rogue River Trail

The local bike park

Easttown Pancake Breakfast

Rescuing Will

Camping; Muskegon State Park

Board Games with Sisters


Climbing at Terra Firma

Chicago City Hike

Reed's Lake Triathlon

Hocking Hills

See more photos and add your own at the Troop 271 Official Photo Album.

Email the Committee Chair to request access to the photo album.

Service Project: Wreaths Across America at GR Veteran's Cemetery

Holiday Social

Chicago City Hike

Thanksgiving Feast