This is the official website of Troop 1001 of Richardson, Texas. 
We hope you'll take a minute to learn about our troop, activities and programs, and see where we've been and where we're headed.



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Posted on Mar 1 2024 - 2:25pm

Mar 4 - Monday:

- Trail to First Class (TFC) 6:30PM.

- Troop Meeting 7 PM TBC.

- Lost Pines Camp Parent meeting at 7PM at TBC

Mar 5 - Tuesday: Pack 893 Crossover Ceremony - 6:30PM at Arapaho UMC

Mar 11 - Monday:

- Trail to First Class (TFC) 6:30PM.

- Troop Meeting 7 PM TBC.

Mar 18 - Monday:

- Trail to First Class (TFC) 6:30PM.

- Troop Meeting 7 PM TBC.  Money Monday for Raney's Ranch campout

- Committee/Parent Meeting 7 PM TBC

- New Parent Meeting 7 PM TBC

Eagle Scout Court of Honor - Chad Howard and Nick Fooshee - Sunday March 17 at 3PM

Posted on Feb 29 2024 - 3:24pm

We hope you can join us to celebrate Nick & Chad achieving Eagle rank! Please park in the parking lot on the Southside of the church. Following the ceremony, light refreshments will be served.

If you are able to join us, please RSVP HERE

First United Methodist Church Richardson - Coleman Hall
503 North Central Expressway
Richardson, TX 75080

Trail to First Class sessions are back! Mondays at 6:30PM at TBC

Posted on Feb 29 2024 - 3:24pm

We have re-started the Trail to First Class (TFC) sessions.  If you are a new scout who needs to work through the early ranks to get to first class, this is the place for you!  Meetings will be on Mondays before the regular troop meetings. Details of the schedule are below:

TFC Schedule:

  • Note: The rank-specific TFC classes are now for the requirements of that rank. The rank of the night does not have to be the very next rank for the scout. We have made this specification to highlight that Scout through First Class requirements can be signed off in any order.
  • March
    • 3/4 - Tenderfoot requirements (current Scouts)
    • 3/11 - Second Class requirements (current Tenderfoots)
    • 3/18 - First Class requirements (current Second Class)
    • 3/25 - NO TFC (PLC only)
  • April
    • 4/1 - Scout Requirements (currently unranked)
    • 4/8 - Tenderfoot requirements (current Scouts)
    • 4/15 - NO TFC (PLC only)
    • 4/22 - Second Class requirements (current Tenderfoots)
    • 4/29 - First Class requirements (current Second Class)
  • May
    • 5/6 - Scout Requirements (currently unranked) (potentially change to a full sweep to help before the COH)
    • 5/13 - Tenderfoot requirements (current Scouts) (potentially change to a full sweep to help before the COH)
    • 5/20 - NO TFC (Court of Honor)

Lost Pines Camp - Registration is active through March 18

Posted on Feb 29 2024 - 3:23pm

Registration and information can be found HERE

There will be an optional parent meeting on Monday, March 4 at 7:00pm.

June 2-8, 2024
  • Presentation Link will be posted on Monday, 3/4
  • April 15 @ 8am: Parents will use Parent Portal credentials to select merit badges
    • April 8 @ 7pm: Training on how to use Parent Portal.
  • April: Swim Check at JCC (details being finalized)
  • April 29: Required Paperwork due
  • Payments
    • March 18: $350 YOUTH Payment (will be sent to Lost Pines)
    • March 18: $175 ADULT Payment (will be sent to Lost Pines)
    • May 1: Final Payment
      • ~$50-100 to Troop: Transportation, Gas, Travel Meals, Quartermaster Supplies, etc.
      • $TBD to Lost Pines: Fees for Merit Badges

Okpik Doglsed Trek 2025: ONE spot available!

Posted on Feb 29 2024 - 2:57pm

One of the hottest high adventure treks available!  We have one opening remaining for the Okpik doglsed trek for January 3-6, 2025. If you're interested, contact Kelly Vinton (kelly.vinton@sbcglobal.net or 214 507 0368) for details.  Estimated cost is roughly $1750 +/-.

Summer 2025 Scuba Trek - Need more participants

Posted on Feb 29 2024 - 2:57pm
The summer 2025 Scuba trek needs more participants.  Info can be found HERE
$325 due at the time of registration before 2/28/24 - if we don't get more interest, we'll have to drop the trek.