Supporting Youth through

Scouting for 103 years 

Boy Scout Troop 31​ 
Rochester, New York

Useful links

Boy Scout Rank 


(linked to National BSA Website)

  1. Scout Badge (Joining)
  2. Tenderfoot Rank
  3. Second Class Rank
  4. First Class Rank
  5. Star Rank
  6. Life Rank
  7. Eagle Rank
  8. Eagle Palm

Knot of the Month

SeptemberSquare Knot (Reef Knot)
OctoberTautline Hitch
NovemberTimber Hitch
DecemberTwo-Half Hitch
JanuaryClove Hitch
FebruarySheet Bend
AprilBowline on a Blight
MayFigure Eight
JuneBunt line Hitch

Scout Motto

Be Prepared!

Scout Slogan

Do a Good Turn Daily

Outdoor Code

As an American, I will do my best to
Be clean in my outdoor manners
Be careful with fire
Be considerate in the outdoors
Be conservation minded

Scout Law

A Scout is: trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent.

Scout Oath

On my honor I w​ill do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong,
mentally awake, and morally straight.