Welcome to Troop 463!

Welcome to Troop 463. We are a Scout-led, high adventure troop that meets at Sandy Springs United Methodist Church in Sandy Springs, GA. We meet every Monday night at the Scout Hut from 7:00 to 8:30 pm (excluding holidays and special occasions). We are thrilled to celebrate our 52nd anniversary on April 1st, 2017. Troop 463 is a part of the Phoenix district in the Atlanta Area council. Every year the Troop goes on hiking, backpacking, and canoeing campouts. We also attend Summer Camp at Woodruff Boy Scout Reservation as well as several other Scout camps throughout the region. Durning the meetings we have different activities such as: learning new scout skills, merit badge classes, listening to guest speakers, and games that we play as a troop. 


This website is constantly in the process of being updated, so please bear with any issues that you have as they are being resolved. If you have any questions or need to contact us, just click the “Contact Us” link to the left and choose the most appropriate message type. If you have not already given me your email, please send it to me at And don’t forget to visit us on Facebook at


Alex T., Webmaster

Troop to Receive Sandy Springs Flag

Posted on Dec 6 2015 - 9:44pm

Sandy Springs Mayor Rusty Paul will present Troop 463 with a Sandy Springs City flag at the troop meeting on December 7, 2015. The presentation will take place as part of the Troop’s opening ceremony which begins at 7:00 pm. All Scouts, adult leaders parents and Scouting alumni are invited to attend the ceremony.

Eagle Court of Honor for Collins Vise

Posted on Nov 14 2015 - 10:30pm

On Monday, September 28, an Eagle Court of Honor was held for Collins Vise.

Annual Planning Campout August 28 - 30, 2015

Posted on Sep 15 2015 - 8:02pm

Troop 463's annual planning campout was held August 28 - 30, 2015 at the Camp Allatoona Aquatics Base. Saturday morning, the boys met to plan the 2015 - 16 camping and activity calendar while the parents participated in the "State of Troop 463" meeting.

Troop Facebook page is on line

Posted on Jun 30 2015 - 10:18pm

Troop 463 has a Facebook page where Scouts, families, friends and alumni can view pictures of Troop activities. To find us on Facebook go to Boy Scout Troop 463, Sandy Springs, Georgia.

Troop 463 Scouts present Colors at BSA National Meeting

Posted on Jun 30 2015 - 10:06pm

One of the most long-awaited and popular events of the National Annual Meeting of the Boy Scouts of America (#NAM2015) delighted Scouters and Scouts from across the nation with a breakfast few are likely to forget. Sponsored by the National Eagle Scout Association, the Americanism Breakfast, held Friday, May 22, 2015, featured some of the most outstanding Scouts in Boy Scouts of America. The breakfast began with the presentation of the Colors by Scouts from Troop 463.

50th Anniversary Celebration

Posted on May 24 2015 - 11:39am

On April 1, 2015, Troop 463 will began a 20 month celebration of the 50th Anniversary of its being chartered by the Boy Scouts of America at Sandy Springs United Methodist Church (SSUMC). All former members of the Troop 463 family, Scouts, Leaders and parents, are invited to visit us during our 20 month celebration and to participate in the alumni events we are planning. If you, or a member of your family, were part of Troop 463 or its predecessors (Troop 236 or Sandy Springs Troop 1), please contact us by sending an email to

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