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Cold Springs at Chickasaw National Park

July 17, 2017 Comments Off on Cold Springs at Chickasaw National Park Camping

We will be going to the Cold Springs (aka Little Niagara) at Chickasaw National Park in OK. Date: 8/25 – 8/27 Depart: 5:00 from Trinity Presbyterian Return: noon to Squeeze Penny Storage. Cost: $15/scout CLICK TO SIGN UP

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Carry the Load 2017

May 15, 2017 Comments Off on Carry the Load 2017 Uncategorized

All hands on deck! We need anyone and everyone to sign up for Carry the Load. Carry the Load will take place Memorial Day weekend May 28th & 29th at Reverchon Park in Dallas. Merit badges offered at CTL-Search & Rescue,Traffic Safety, Disability Awareness, Crime Prevention,

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

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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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Winter Camp

ROSTER FULL – SIGNUPS CLOSED   The Holidays Is Merit Badge time!  

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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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Lake Texoma W.O.W. Campout!

A wise man once said, “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day, but show

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Announcing…. SCOUTBOOK!

Announcing Troop 496’s newest tool to help our scouts and parents access and

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Time for the BEST Campout of the Year – Score-O!!

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

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Canoe Races!!

If you watched the Olympic rowing you will know how exciting it is. Now you could

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