First Posted: 12/15/2014
Scouts from Troop 281, Dallas, recently hiked the Valley Forge Historical Trail in Valley Forge National Park. The Scouts hiked 9.1 miles through the historic park, visiting such places as the Washington Memorial Chapel, Washington’s Headquarters, Varnum’s and Huntington’s Quarters, The National Memorial Arch and the Valley Forge Museum and Visitors’ Center. They spent the weekend camping at the Valley Forge Scout Campground. All Scouts earned the Valley Forge Historical Trail Medal. From left, first row, are Jacob Fenske, Jeff Buscher, Rusty Coolbaugh, Alex Perry. Second row, Mark Chappell, Carter Marso, Declan Dixon, Joey Sabatini, Nick Moshey. Third row, Matt Schnable, Nick Guzzo, Vlad Gingo, Scott Alexander, Drake Dettore, Hunter ZImmerman, Ryan Kelly, Michael Santora, Jonathan Adams, Ryan Cohen, Al Cohen. Fourth row,Jarod Blockus, Kyle Zern, Bradley Adams, Danny Burkhart, Stephen Postupak, Michael Smith, David Schnable, Paul Smith, John Macey, Ryan Trumm. Sixth row, Stephen Lofing, James Hughes, Joshua Frankevich, Mark Lofing, Mike Zern, Hugh Hughes. Absent at the time of the photo were Carl Postupak, Melissa Alexander, Mark Chappell, Joe Sabatini, Jim Kelly, Paul Smith, Mike Dennis and Ron Santora.