YESSSSSS…. its Time for SCORE-O!!

October 8, 2017 Comments Off on YESSSSSS…. its Time for SCORE-O!! Uncategorized

Leonardo da Vinci once said “He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards his ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast.” In a time before smartphones and GPS man used to navigate with a compass and map.  Well now is your chance to

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Paddle The Brazos

August 28, 2017 Comments Off on Paddle The Brazos Camping

Campout will be Friday Sept 15 to Sunday Sept 17. We will canoe on Sat Sept 16. All scouts can canoe a 6 mile course on the Brazos and scouts ages 14 and up can canoe an advanced course which is 14 miles. Cost: $39 ($30 fees, $9 for food) Click to sign up  

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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 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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