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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.

Water Ski Campout - Sept. 5-7, 2014

Posted on Aug 15 2014 - 11:45am

Start the Fall Semester by joining Troop 838 is one of the wettest campouts of the year.  We are going to Lake Whitney to enjoy days on the lake.  Sign up now to secure your spot.

Wolf Creek Ski Trip 2015

Posted on Aug 15 2014 - 11:44am

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. 

Aggie Eagle Program - September 12-13, 2014

Posted on Aug 15 2014 - 11:44am

The Aggie Eagle Program (AEP) offers high school juniors and seniors and transfer students who are Eagle Scouts, Girl Scout Gold Award, or Stars and Stripes Award recipients a first-hand experience with the Corps of Cadets. Traditionally, the Corps has over 300 members who hold the BSA Eagle Scout rank or the GSUSA Gold Award. AEP recognizes the same traits that motivate a youngster to join scouts also encourage them, as collegians, to join the Corps. While at AEP, students will:

Troop Meeting Locations - August and September, 2014

Posted on Jul 31 2014 - 8:20pm

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

Merit Badge Rankings - Updated May 21, 2014

Posted on May 22 2014 - 5:16pm

Congratulations to our scouts with the most merit badges. Please see the attached document for the most current achievement levels.

Uniform Swap

Posted on Jan 30 2014 - 8:24pm

If you forgot to bring your old uniforms, please bring them to the next Troop meeting.

A new year, another inch or two?

Have you been cleaning out your closets? Find some Scout pants that are a tad short? We are collecting uniforms that no longer fit for the first ever Troop 838 uniform swap. Items must be clean with no stains, shirts must be on hangers and have working zippers and have all necessary buttons. On January 26, please bring your: