About us

Current Registration:  18 boys, 10 adults

Chartering Organization:  Bethel United Methodist Church, Warrenton, Virginia.  (You do not have to be a member of the Church to belong to our Troop.)

History:  Troop 161 has been an active part of the Fauquier County Scouting scene since 1989, although the number has been used in the County as far back as 1930.

District and Council Affiliation:  Troop 161 is one of nearly 20 Boy Scout Troops in the Piedmont District, which includes Fauquier and Culpeper Counties.  The District is, in turn, part of the National Capital Area Council (NCAC), which includes Northern Virginia, part of Maryland, and Washington D.C.