Carry The Load is a non-profit dedicated to providing active, meaningful ways to honor and celebrate the sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes — military, veterans, first responders and their families. Troop 496 provides service to help support this event every year.
Help Represent Troop 496 on our team page
- Go To carrytheload.org
- Click Register
- Join an Existing Team
- Type Troop 496 and click search
- Select Troop 496 (not Troop 496 – McKinney)
- Select if you would like a shirt or not (Shirts cost $30)
- Click Next Step
- Enter Information and complete registration.
Sign up with the troop to camp! We need anyone and everyone for Carry the Load.
Carry the Load will take place Memorial Day weekend May 26th & 27th. We’ll be staying overnight in Reverchon Park in downtown Dallas at the Carry the Load campground. Meals are provided.
Merit badges offered at CTL include: Search & Rescue, Traffic Safety, Disability Awareness, Crime Prevention, Safety & Fire Safety.
Parents are welcome to come camping with the troop! (Youth Protection training required for all adults camping)