Welcome to Troop 39’s web site – the best place for Scouting in and around Chapel Hill, NC!


If you are here to learn more about Troop 39, then we recommend that you start with the About Troop 39 link above. There you’ll learn about the Troop, what it is like to be a Scout of the Troop and why we think Troop 39 offers the Best Scouting Experience in Chapel Hill. Scouting is about adventure and you can be adventurous by going to all corners of our web site to learn more. The Troop History page will provide you with insights into the activities that the Troop pursues.


Laura and Wes

Scoutmasters, Troop 39, Chapel Hill, NC.

2019 marked a major landmark in the history of our Troop.  After 106 years of service to our community, Troop 39 formed a troop for girls, offering them the unparalleled opportunities that come with being a member of Troop 39.


Troop News

  • Troop 39 Celebrates “KISC 100”

    Troop 39 traveled to the Kandersteg International Scout Centre in June of 2023. The Troop was able to participate in the celebration of KISC’s 100th Anniversary as a center for scouting. The 30+ scouts from Troop 39 met other scouts from all over the world, hiked, climbed, swam in glacial lakes, lunched in Italy one … Read more

  • 2022-2023 Eagle Projects

    Troop 39 scouts contributed to the betterment of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro community via many community service and conservation projects over the last year. We want to especially note the work of our scout-organized and led Eagle projects. In the 2022-2023 scout/school year, projects included:

  • 2023 Touch-a-Truck!

    Each year, the Troop organizes and executes the Chapel Hill Touch-a-Truck event, a joint fund-raiser for both the Troop and UNC Children’s Hospital. The 2023 event, the first full scale event since the COVID-19 pandemic, was a huge success, bringing lots of smiles to kids, parents, and many others.