Welcome !

Welcome to Troop 776's web page. We are located in Encinitas and meet at St. John the Evangelist Church on Encinitas Blvd. Our Scouts reside in the surrounding communities of Encinitas, Leucadia, Cardiff, Carlsbad, Olivenhain and San Marcos.

If you are looking for a troop to join, please visit us during any of our troop meeting times or contact us for more information. The Calendar has a list of all of our activities. 


Our troop meets on Mondays. Here is our normal Monday night monthly schedule:

First  Monday: Troop (7PM), Committee   (7:00PM)
Second Monday: Troop (7PM)
Third  Monday: Troop (7PM), BOR         (7:00PM)
Fourth Monday: PLC   (7PM), Scoutmaster (5:30PM)

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Scouts Great News You can get a couple Volunteer hours Saturday, April 26th by helping the St. John Ladies of the Altar Society.

Posted on Apr 22 2014 - 12:28pm

Get a couple Volunteer hours Saturday, April 26th by helping the St. John Ladies of the Altar Society!

Set up 6:30-7:30 (they might have donuts)

Los Penasquitos Canyon Hike- April 27th

Posted on Apr 16 2014 - 8:34pm

This is a training hike or for scouts working on 2nd class, or the hiking merit badge. Due to the trail layout, scouts can decide which distance to hike based on the mileage they need to accomplish.  We will meet at the scout trailer at 7:30, and drive to the trailhead.

Emerald Bay Summer Camp - Two Spot Still Open

Posted on Apr 16 2014 - 8:30pm

There are two open spots if you are interested in joining for this camp on Catalina Island. You can register for the event on June 29 - July 5 or cont

Eagle Court of Honor, Sunday May 4th from 12 pm to 1 pm

Posted on Apr 15 2014 - 11:32pm

5 Scouts will be awarded the coveted Eagle Rank at a joint Court of Honor on Sunday May 4th, from 12 pm to 1 pm, at the Olivenhain Meeting House.

Please join Alex Krikes, Max Lewis, David O'Neill, Joey Tanaka, and Tyler Tanaka for their Eagle Rank ceremony.  Eldon Staggs, Scoutmaster Troop 776, will serve as the Master of Ceremonies.  Pizza and cake will be served immediately following so PLEASE RSVP to ensure the right amount of food is ordered.  The event can be found on the Troop calendar.

Camping + Whitewater Rafting - REQUIRED Swim Test and Prep

Posted on Apr 15 2014 - 6:10am

A REQUIRED Swim Test and Prep event has been added to the troop calendar for those that are signed up for the Camping + Whitewater Rafting Trip. The prep class is April 29, 2014 in the evening at the Lomas Santa Fe Pool in Solana Beach. This session is required even if you have already earned the Swimming Merit Badge. See the April 29 calendar item for details and expectations.

Rock Climbing Merit Badge, April 19, Signup Today

Posted on Apr 4 2014 - 11:14pm
In preparation for the up coming Joshua Tree Rock Climbing trip, we're providing the opportunity to earn the Rock Climbing Merit Badge.

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