Welcome to the web site of Boy Scout Troop 235, of Arlington, Texas, USA.
We are part of the Tejas District, Longhorn Council, and Boy Scouts of America. Our Chartered Organization is South Oaks Baptist Church, 5925 Highway 287, Arlington, Texas. The troop meets in the Annex located at the rear of the main building, every Monday night 7:00 to 8:30 P.M. We camp about nine months out of the year on average.
Next BIG THINGS:
Climbing Instructor Training was MOVED to Oct 6-8! Please make a note.
Also the Tejas District Camporall is Oct 14-15 at Camp Tahuaya
More OA Related Events are found now on the News tab!
National Scout Museum is closing. The National Scouting Museum will remain open for tours through Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017. More information about the museum relocation can be found here. Effective Monday, May 1st, the National Scouting Museum and Museum Scout Shop will be closed every Tuesday and Wednesday.
PHILMONT: We have a Philmont Trek July 15-27, 2018
T235 Memorial Day Flag Retirement
Our team did a great job at the Arrow of Light / Cross-over Ceremony for Pack 399 [4-20-17]. Congratulations to the new Scouts who joined out Troop!
Troop Essential Documents:
ALL Scouts and Parent Drivers need to complete Part A & B of the BSA Medical form for ANY camp out this year. There is a link below to BSA's online copy of the Medical Form :
Here is a link to the FAQ's:
2016 Boy Scout Rank Advancement Changes
You may download a 5x7 copy of the photo here for your printing needs.
Troop 235 is a boy-run troop. Boy Leaders plan and execute their own program, with parent particapation and support. New Scouts begin with small jobs under the guidance of more experienced Scouts. As their skills and knowledge improve, new responsibilities are given to them. We pride ourselves on being a "Boy Run" troop.
For Directions and/or map, click here! Mapquest
What kind of equipment do I need for camping?
The Boy Scout 10 essentials, including compass, flashlight, first aid kit, trail food and water. Other required gear normally includes backpack, sleeping bag and pad, hiking boots, good / comfortable socks. Many times we can buddy up for tent space. See our documents and forms tab for more information.