Ridgefield Troop 116 scouts and leaders participated in their annual trek to the Adirondack High Peaks November 16-18. The Adirondack High Peaks is the name given to the 46 highest peaks in the Adirondack Mountains. Based on experience and age, scouts hiked Mount Marcy (5,344 ft), Algonquin Peak (5,114 ft), Wright Peak (4,580) and Phelps Mountain (4,160). These peaks are the 1st, 2nd, 16th and 32nd highest peaks respectively. For more information about Troop 116 go to www.ridgefieldtroop116.com
Pictured are first year scouts on the summit of Phelps Mountain. 1st row left to right: Omkar Ratnaparkhi, Ian Ferguson, Grant Breslin, Anthony Krista-Kelsey, Ben Smart. 2nd row left to right: Nielsen Gordon, James Sharp, Aras Dapkus, Gunnar Thuss, Kai Mahoney, Nick Clavi, Daniel Krista-Kelsey.