Welcome to Scripps Ranch Pack 616 !

Welcome to Cub Scout Pack 616!

Pack 616 is located in the Scripps Ranch area of San Diego, California and is part of the San Diego-Imperial Council - Rancho Mesa Zone. Cub Scouts serves youth from ages 5 to 11 and is a division of Boy Scouts of America.

Children in grades K through 5 can join Pack 616. Our program year starts in September and follows the school year calendar.  Many of our scouts bridge to join local Scouts BSA troops such as Troops 301, 616, and 663.

If you would like information on joining Pack 616 please email us at Pack 616 Membership or Request More Info

Here are some useful documents to learn more about Pack 616 and getting started:

If you belong to Pack 616 and need login info for this site, please contact your den leader or other pack leader.

Dues Are Due - 10/24

Posted on Oct 18 2023 - 3:35pm

We will be collecting dues at our Pumpkin Carving event on October 24th.  Here are the details:

  • Returning Scouts - $175 (this covers $30 for Pack 616 program costs and $145 in BSA registration fees)
  • New Scouts - $30 (New Scouts are those that have paid BSA registration fees in September or later.)
  • Scouts Life Magazine Subscription - $15

Dues may be paid via check at the Pumpkin Carving event or beforehand via Venmo to Helen Lum @HLum_27.  In addition to payment, please bring the following:

Pumpkin Carving - 10/24 6:30pm

Posted on Oct 10 2023 - 4:06pm
Our annual Pack 616 Pumpkin Carving and Decoration Contest is coming up on 10/24 at 6:30pm!  We will be carving in the lunch arbor outside the MPR.  Bring the following with you an already cleaned/prepped pumpkin (feel free to get a head start on carving, if you want), safe carving tools (no real knives; we will have a few extra tools available if you forget), decorations for your pumpkin, and (if you have them) newspaper/disposable tablecloths and/or trash bags to aid with keeping our workspaces clean.  Wear your pack 616 "class B" t-shirt.  We don't want the scouts getting their dress uniforms dirty.  Also bring your dues and registration paperwork (photo release and medical form).  

The categories that will be judged are:

Fall Campout: November 3-5

Posted on Oct 10 2023 - 3:42pm

Fall campout is the weekend of Nov 3-5.  Register by Oct 19th.  The registration page will tell you how much you owe.  Pay via check at Pumpkin Carving or via Venmo to our treasurer Helen Lum.

Water Rockets - September 19

Posted on Sep 17 2023 - 12:50am
We are starting of the school year with launching water rockets at the fields behind Dingeman Elementary.   Scouts and siblings can help launch provided rockets or they can build their own at home and bring it to test.  Those interested in learning about Cub Scouts Pack 616 are welcome to join in the fun.  
If you would like to build your own rocket, here are some useful links:

Webelos Woods Oct 20-22: Registration due 9/27

Posted on Sep 2 2023 - 1:19pm

All Webelos 1 (4th grade) and Webelos 2 (5th grade) scouts are invited to attend Webelos Woods the weekend of October 20 - 22.  Webelos Woods is a Scouts BSA event designed to introduce Webelos Scouts and parents to some of the exciting adventures of the Scouts BSA (Boy Scouts) program.  Webelos scouts will participate in scouting skill demonstrations, hang with the older Scouts, and have a fun weekend at camp.  It is also a great opportunity for our Webelos to connect with potential troops that might join when it's time to bridge.

SDIC September Newsletter

Posted on Sep 2 2023 - 12:27pm

Please check out the September Issue of Scouting 360 - the San Diego Imperial Council monthly newsletter with BSA related activities and information.