Trail Life USA – Troop # MN-1977

Interested in joining Trail Life in Fergus Falls? Visit: – Use the search box or map to locate the Troop, and click on a Troop to see the full details and to connect. Then click on the “Connect with Troop MN-1977”. We’ll respond with our troop information.

Program Advancement Overview

Boys on the Woodlands Trail (ages 5-10, similar to cub scouts) gain knowledge about outdoor skills, citizenship, character, friendship, and faith through fun activities, awards, and skill instruction. (Fox Patrol ages 5-6, Hawk Patrol ages 7-8, Mountain Lion Patrol ages 9-10) [Woodlands Trail Advancement Information]

As Navigators, boys (ages 11-13, similar to boy scouts) gain understanding of their values and beliefs under the guidance of godly male role models through being responsible in outdoor adventures and in their home and school life. They explore areas of interest and earn Trail Badges for advancement. (Recruit Rank, Able Rank, Ready Rank) [Navigators Advancement Information]

As Adventurers, young men (ages 14-17, similar to boy scouts) mature in wisdom and faith through more difficult challenges and leadership activities with Christian men walking alongside. They plan and lead outdoor events and large projects while exercising leadership positions in the Troop, even mentoring some of the younger Trailmen. (Journey Rank, Ascent Rank, Horizon Award, Freedom Award) [Adventurers Advancement Information]

MN-1977 is a troop located in Fergus Falls, MN and is connected with Trail Life USA which is an Outdoor Adventure, Character, and Leadership Development program based on biblical values with a mission to guide generations of courageous young men to honor God, lead with integrity, serve others, and experience outdoor adventure.

Trail Life USA is a Christ-centered outdoor character development adventure program open to boys and young men aged 5 to 17. Boys will love the fun and adventure! Parents will love the commitment to a Christian worldview and moral consistency.

Our Mission is to guide generations of courageous young men to honor God, lead with integrity, serve others, and experience outdoor adventure.

General FAQs:

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Parents, please make sure you can log in to: Trail Life Connect

Want to help our support Fergus Falls troop?


Please mail your donation to:

  • Calvary Chapel Fergus Falls, Attn: Trail Life, PO Box 263, Fergus Falls, MN 56537.

Our IRS Charitable Organization Tax ID is 46-4992124. Thank you for your generous support!

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions:

  • Tim Molter – Troop Ministry Liaison, Troop Chaplain
  • Jesse Tomford – Troopmaster
  • Dan Bellig – Troop Committee Chairperson
  • Brian Riches – Troop Treasurer

“Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong. Let all that you do be done with love.” 1 Corinthians 16:13-14

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