The OutBACK Troop
We are the OutBACK Troop ;
Co-Ed adult leadership
Kindness and Kinship
Troop 295 was chartered in 1988 by the Harding-Blaine American Legion Post #321. Troop 295 has continuously promoted the Boy Scouts of America program to young men in the Richardson, Plano, Murphy and Wylie areas since its establishment. The Troop membership has averaged around 35 Scouts for the past 10 years and boasts more than 75 Eagle Scouts in its nearly 30 year history. Please explore our site or click on the links below to learn more about us.
During the school year we meet the first two Mondays of each month at the Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church located at 3901 North Star Road in Richardson. During the months of June, July and August we meet the first three Mondays of the month at the Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church. Meeting times are from 7:30 - 9:00.
CONGRATULATIONS TO TROOP 295'S NEWEST EAGLE SCOUTS -
DYLAN SPRIGGS AND KYLE KESTER
Dylan Spriggs - Eagle Scout #78
Dylan joined Troop 295 in 2012 and earned his Eagle rank on July 8, 2019.
Dylan was an enthusiastic camper and rarely missed a camp out as he progressed through the ranks. He went to all three High adventure Bases and earned the Triple Crown.
For his Eagle project, Dylan built an Arbor at the Murphy Native Gardens.
Kyle Kester - Eagle Scout #79
Kyle joined Troop 295 in 2012 and also earned his Eagle rank on July 8, 2019.
Kyle was Patrol Leader a number of times and twice went to summer camp in Colorado. He also went to Northern Tier in 2015.
For his Eagle project, Kyle built built a memorial garden at Murphy Middle School. Gardens. It was an ambitious project and although the weather gods did not cooperate at all, the finished project is something to be very proud of.
Our old scouts are back in Texas after completing a 75 mile canoeing trip though the boundary waters of Canada. The trip was for 7 days and 6 nights and it was a great adventure.
As well as testing yourself physically and mentally these high adventure trips are a great opportunity to make use of all of your scout skills.
To see more pictures of their adventures click on this link - High Adventure
Summer Camp 2019 is a wrap!
The troop has just returned from a great summer camp at San Isabel Scout Ranch in Colorado. The weather as perfect and a lot of fun was had canoeing, white water rafting and earning some merit badges.
To see more pictures of their adventures click on this link - Summer and Winter Camps