2019-2020 Registration Fees

The following is a breakdown of initial and annual costs.  Please note these costs are subject to change annually.


Student Member Registration

  • $26 (annual) Membership Registration – Paid directly to Trail Life USA by family each year per student.

Adult Member Registration

  • $26 (annual) Membership Registration – Paid directly to Trail Life USA by adult volunteers each year


Annual Registration Fee is up to $160 per student per year.

  • $97 Base Registration Fee
  • $45 Uniform purchase (as needed)
  • $18 Book purchase (as needed)

Here is a breakdown of the Fees:

Troop Dues*

  • $77 (annual) –  Helps cover Troop budget to supply regular troop meetings and awards.

Program Support Fee**

  • $20 per Trailman (annual)  – Paid to Trail Life USA by the Troop

Trailman Handbook

  • $18 (as needed)
  • One book for Woodlands Level – Grades K-5 (keep same book all 6 years)
  • One book for Navigator and Adventurer Level – Grades 6-12 (keep same book all 7 years)

Trailman Uniform Shirt

  • $45 (as needed) – Same shirt is used Grades K-12, but the boys will outgrow their shirts at some point

Special Events (optional)

  • Additional charges vary based on activity.

* Troop Dues

The Troop Board annually determines the amount of dues to be assessed each Trailman to operate a Troop budget. This budget includes badges, Patrol supplies, some camping supplies, crafts and other supplies, general office supplies, and charter fee.

**Program Support Fee

Trail Life USA spends far more than $26 per Trailman annually to provide the program. The remaining cost to provide the program comes from the assessment of the Program Support Fee which is $20 per registered Trailman paid to Trail Life USA annually by the Troop.