2017 Christmas List!

November 21, 2017 Comments Off on 2017 Christmas List! Uncategorized

Each year we get all sorts of questions for Christmas shopping so we send out annual list.  This year I’m doing things a bit different so here goes…. Top 10 – Scout Basics Water-proof Hiking Boots Sleeping Bag – Suggest a temp rating 20-35 degrees weighing 3 lbs or less. Backpack

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Winter Camp

November 13, 2017 Comments Off on Winter Camp Uncategorized

The Holidays are Merit Badge time!   Join us this Dec 27 – Dec 31 for Winter Camp.   The idea of camping in the cold December air not sound too good? No worries, we are in cabins. All meals are provided in the dining hall too. Just can’t beat that!   We are

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Robbers Cave Backpacking!

Who is ready for some fall weather??  This month we will be going backpacking at

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Land-Navigation October 8, 2017

YESSSSSS…. its Time for SCORE-O!!

Leonardo da Vinci once said “He who loves practice without theory is like the

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Brazos August 28, 2017

Paddle The Brazos

Campout will be Friday Sept 15 to Sunday Sept 17. We will canoe on Sat Sept 16. All

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Swim here! July 17, 2017

Cold Springs at Chickasaw National Park

We will be going to the Cold Springs (aka Little Niagara) at Chickasaw National Park

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Carry the Load 2017

All hands on deck! We need anyone and everyone to sign up for Carry the Load. Carry

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Cooper Lake Star Park – THIS WEEKEND!! Fishing, Boating, Patrol Challenges!!!

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Camporee April 2, 2017

Camporee 2017!

Camporee this year will be April 7-9, 2017 at the Princeton POW Camp. Camporee

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New Scout Campout

New Scout Campout – This weekend! The troop returns to beautiful Bonham State Park

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Wilderness Survival/Search & Rescue Campout

It’s time for our annual Wilderness Survival campout.  This year we will also

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Mulch Mania 2017 Hello Scouts and Parents in Troop 496 The mulch website is up and

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Rock Climbing!!!!

Its that time again! In just two weeks we will be going to Enchanted Rock State

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It’s Re-Charter Time!   Yes, it’s that time of year again for the annual

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This month we will be going backpacking in the Ouachita mountains in eastern

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Philmont 2018 Sign-Ups Open NOW!

PHILMONT 2018 Sign-Ups NOW!!! We are already starting our planning for the 2018 High

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