Patrol Olympics

Patrol Olympics

In April, Troop 221 traveled to Meridian State Park and our campout theme was Patrol Olympics.  The Scouts were put into 5 mixed-age patrols for the days’ competitions. The events were: Assembling and lighting a lantern Making a Travois to carry a Scout with a...
Transition Campout

Transition Campout

This past weekend, Troop 221 welcomed the Incoming Class of 2016.  One of our greatest traditions is the Transition Campout.  A small group of older Scouts and Mr. S, spent the entire day Saturday working with the new guys.  They work on a whole host of TFC...
Wilderness Survival

Wilderness Survival

In February, Troop 221 went to Camp Meisenbach for a Wilderness Survival Campout.  The weather was fantastic and we had the whole camp to ourselves, which is always nice. Here are the highlights from the weekend, in no particular order: The few remaining Titans that...
Leadership

Leadership

In January, we went to Camp Wisdom and had a leadership-focused campout.  The boys learned about the Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership®, talked about the 4 points of Authentic Leadership, discussed leadership traits and leadership styles.  We also discussed...
Meisenbach

Meisenbach

In November, Troop 221 went to Camp Meisenbach.  We love Meisenbach because it’s quiet.  The Titans patrol completed their 5-Mile hike and the rest of the troop fished & played cards.  In the afternoon, all the boys played capture the flag.  It was...
Circle Ten Xtreme

Circle Ten Xtreme

In October, we participated in the Circle Ten Extreme, a council-wide event at Texas Motor Speedway.  The boys spent all day Saturday roaming around the exhibits, playing games, watching performances, etc.  Saturday night, we attended the arena show inside the...