Troop 55 builds fit citizens of good character

Troop 55 in the Twin Bayou District of the Sam Houston Area Council is chartered by St. John the Divine Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas and has been developing leaders since 1933. Our Boy Troop has over 230 youth from dozens of private and public middle and high schools in the Houston Metro Area.

Scoutmaster: John Eikenberg, scoutmaster@troop55.org

Committee Chair: Rob Rice, tcc@troop55.org


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Go to Calendar of Events ↗

Save the date for upcoming campouts and meetings.

Get Campout Packing List ↗

Use this checklist for weekend Troop campouts.

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Get Merit Badge Counselor List* ↗

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See Adult Leaders & PASMs* ↗

See names and emails of key contacts
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Volunteer Signup Genius (non-camping)

Adult signup for volunteer opportunities (garage sale, fall dinner, aquatics and more)

Camping Volunteer Signup Genius

Adult leader signup for Campmaster, Grubmaster, Health & Safety, Trailer Puller and more


Announcements

  • Orienteering @ Hermann Park
    Scout’s Guide to FCT Orienteering at Hermann Park WHAT DATE/TIME April 23rd – 9:AM Duration: Approx. 2hrs WHAT TO WEAR Class B Uniform WHAT TO BRING Daypack Scout Book Ruler Pencil or Pen BSA Outdoor Essentials Water Sun Protection Compass Trail Food Rain Gear GPS or Cell Phone (if you don’t have there will be […]
  • Elections, PORs, and Patrol Draft
    May 3rd Senior Patrol Leader and Patrol Leader Nominations Due Submit your name to Mr. Eikenburg or Mr. Thompson Fall ’22 Position of Responsibility Applications Open Apply Here May 10th Senior Patrol Leader Election Winner Announced Patrol Leader Election Winners Announced Order of the Arrow Election May 17th Court of Honor Last meeting of school […]
  • Orienteering @ Hermann Park
    Scout’s Guide to FCT Orienteering at Hermann Park WHAT DATE/TIME Feb 26th – 8:45AM Duration: Approx. 2hrs WHAT TO WEAR Class B Uniform WHAT TO BRING Daypack Scout Book BSA Outdoor Essentials Water Sun Protection Compass Trail Food Rain Gear GPS or Cell Phone (if you don’t have there will be ones to share). Suggest […]
  • New Scout Campout Tips
    Dear New FCT Scouts and Parents, Troop 55’s first campout of the year will be at the Webb Family Ranch in Chappell Hill, TX next weekend Jan 22-23. And there is no better time to start getting ready for it than now! New SCOUTS: Be ready to bring your backpack or duffle packed with all […]
  • New Scout Campout Meal Planning

2021-22 Campouts