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:
Camporee: April 13-15
PHILMONT: We have a Philmont Trek July 14-28, 2018
There is a hike and TWO shakedown camp outs, along with an orienteering camp out, coming up:
March 18: Hike
27-29: Philmont Shakedown #1
4-6: Orienteering Campout at Worth
25-27: : Philmont Shakedown #2
Great opportunities to "Be Prepared!"
March 3 : Scoutmaster specific training- first part of the North Star Training
8:00am – 1:30pm
Troop 120 Scout Hut
114 West Trammell Ave, Everman, TX 76140
March 24-25 IOLS Training / North Star
by Tejas District - Longhorn Council
Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills
Conclave is an adventure for Arrowmen from across our section to gather for a weekend of fun, fellowship, training, events and competitions. It is an OA event at the Area level of Scouting with the purpose to bring together members from ten lodges, spanning the distance from Amarillo, TX to to Shreveport, LA and Texarkana TX/AR.
Andrew D. had his Eagle Court of Honor on February 19th. Congratulations!
Brian M. is now an Eagle Scout! Congratulations were in order at the COH on Dec 11th.
Our team did a great job at the Arrow of Light / Cross-over Ceremony for Pack 52 on Dec 5, 2017. Congratulations to the new Scouts who joined out Troop!
December 2017: Attention Life Scouts working on Eagle Rank. If you are looking for a project. The Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center has a list of Eagle Scout Projects. If you are interested please contact Julie Collins Interim Director and Conservation & Operations Manager [email protected] 469-526-1991
T235 Memorial Day Flag Retirement
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.