Welcome to Troop 1 North Caldwell

 “Our 89th Year”

Troop 1 Trailblazers have been chartered in North Caldwell since 1934 and are very proud to have had 138 young men earn the rank of Eagle Scout

Youth aged 11 – 18 are eligible to join Scouts BSA.  The Boy Scouts of America's objectives are to develop character, citizenship, and personal fitness.

Troop 1 meetings typically occur every Thursday evening (when school is in session that day and there are no holidays) from 7:15pm – 8:45pm at Gould Elementary School on 132 Gould Ave, North Caldwell, NJ 07006.


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Introduction to Scouting

Congratulations to Joseph Sumner

Posted by admin on Nov 15 2022 - 9:32pm

Congratulations to Joseph Sumner who successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review on November 13.

Joseph recently re-located to Las Vegas Nevada. As part of completing his rank requirements, Joseph planned, organized and led a refurbishment of the picnic tables and area pathway in Grover Cleveland Park. 

Celebration of Life - Bill Nunamacher - Sunday, June 12, at 2:00 at the First Presbyterian Church - 326 Bloomfield Ave. Caldwell

Posted by admin on Jun 10 2022 - 3:40pm

As previously communicated, Bill Nunamacher, Troop 1's first Eagle Scout died on March 5 at age 92 in New Hampshire.

This Sunday, June 12, at 2:00 pm there is a Celebration of Life for Bill at the First Presbyterian Church, 326 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell NJ

Gone Home - William C. Nunamacher 1929 - 2022 - The first Eagle Scout in Troop 1

Posted by admin on Apr 7 2022 - 6:05pm

We were saddened to learn of the passing of William C. 'Bill" Nunamacher on March 5, 2022 in Laconia New Hampshire. He was 92.

A math teacher by profession, Bill enjoyed the distinction of being the Troop 1 Trailblazers first Eagle Scout earning the rank in 1945.  He blazed the Trail to Eagle for 136 additional young men to earn this prestigious rank.

Recent Advancements

Posted by pmontano on Oct 25 2021 - 9:28am

Congratulations to Sam Boyle for achieving the rank of Second Class after completing his Board of Review on October 19th, and to Jake Montano for achieving the Rank of Life Scout on the same night. 

Congratulations to Jake Montano

Posted by pmontano on Feb 7 2021 - 10:39pm

Jake Montano has advanced to Star Scout. 

Congratulations to Matthew Altiero

Posted by pmontano on Dec 9 2020 - 10:02am

Congratulations to Matthew Altiero who successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review last night December 8th.

Matt will become the 137th Scout to earn the Eagle Rank in your Troop since 1934. His application was been forwarded to the National Review Team for final processing.

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