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Welcome to Troop 838's web site!

Welcome to Troop 838's web site!  If you are not a member of this troop and want information about Troop 838, click on "About Us" in the left margin.  If you want us to contact you, please click on "Contact Us".

We maintain our newsletter, calendar and related files on this site. An automatic summary of changes will be emailed out every 1 or 2 weeks (based on new items) to keep you posted about new or changing activities.  For youth protection reasons, you must be issued a password to access any detailed information about our activities. Click "Getting Started" on the left Menu bar to see a short description of many features on this site.

BSA Aquatics and Lifesaving Classes

Posted on Sep 26 2014 - 10:54am


- all Trail to First Class aquatic requirements for the ranks of 2nd and 1st Class
- Swim Test required for Summer Camp, Jamboree, Seabase (scout and adult)

Troop Meeting Locations - September and October, 2014

Posted on Sep 26 2014 - 8:37am

Due to construction at St. Rita's, the Troop meetings in August and September will be held in the St. Rita Gym unless otherwise noted.  Please make note of this change for the following meetings:

Popcorn Sales Tip of the Week: FILL UP THE SHEET

Posted on Sep 25 2014 - 9:29pm

Hey Scouts! Did you know if you ‘FILL UP THE SHEET’ you get a Thunder Tumbler Remote Control Car ($25 value)

Winter Camp is not just for Scouts

Posted on Sep 25 2014 - 9:28pm

Why let the Scouts have all of the fun at Winter Camp?  Adults are invited to spend 4 fantastic days at Trevor Reese-Jones Scout Camp (December 27-31, 2014).

Canoe & Fish Campout, October 3-5, 2014

Posted on Sep 25 2014 - 9:28pm

Do you have any red queens?  No, go fish!

Join Troop 838 on the October campout to fish and canoe at Trevor Reese-Jones Scout Camp.  Learn basic canoeing skills and fish with friends.

Wolf Creek Ski Trip 2015

Posted on Sep 25 2014 - 9:27pm

Let’s ride – join us for our 9th annual Wolf Creek Ski Trip:  January 16 – January 20, 2015.  The best snows of Colorado.  Wolf Creek is a little known hide-away resort without the traffic of Crested Butte, Vail, or Breckenridge.   No condos on the slopes.   No 20 minute waits to get on a lift and the best snows of Colorado.  Without a doubt.