Welcome to Troop 87 - a troop by scouts for scouts!


 Prepared for Life

Please check back often for updates.

Recent Announcements

  • Annual Dues and Mid Year Cost We are in the process of moving this information from the Troop Policy to the website.  We have added this information as a link in the FAQ under the heading of "Fundraising/Cost".  Follow the link below to view the Troop FAQ.FAQ
    Posted Nov 7, 2017, 8:59 AM by Jonathan Bowmer
  • Summer Camp Payment Schedule 2017 SUMMER CAMP FEES AND PAYMENT SCHEDULECAMP CHRIS DOBBINS-ELBERT, COLORADO& RAFTING TRIPJuly 7th through July 14th, 2018SCOUTS-$485ADULTS-$350October 24th, 2017-Commitment and Deposit needed.$50-Scouts$50-AdultsJanuary 30th, 2018-2nd Payment Due$200-Scouts$150-AdultsMarch 21st, 2018-3rd Payment Due$150-Scouts$100-AdultsMay 1st, 2018-Final Payment Due$85-Scouts$75-AdultsMK BROWN-WHEELER, TEXASJune 17th-23rd, 2018SCOUTS-Cost $275ADULTS-Cost $175March 21st, 2018-1st Payment Due$100-Scouts$75-AdultsApril 3rd, 2018-2nd Payment Due$100-Scouts$50-AdultsMay 1st, 2018-Final Payment Due$75 ...
    Posted Oct 19, 2017, 7:28 AM by Jonathan Bowmer
  • Alabaster Camp-Out Sign Up Please follow the below link to sign up for this camp out.We would like an accurate head count by Sept 17th for tour reservations.Alabaster Caverns Camp-Out Sign UpCost will be: $35-Scouts $40-Adults
    Posted Sep 7, 2017, 12:57 PM by Jonathan Bowmer
  • 30th Anniversary Prep Planning for our 30th Anniversary celebration is underway.  When: November 5th at 2pm.   Where: Monsignor Tash Hall at St Thomas Apostle Catholic Church (4100 Coulter St, Amarillo, TX 79109)We are asking that any Eagle Scout of Troop 87, please provide us with updated contact information.  Please follow the following link and complete the online form.Eagle Scout Info Update
    Posted Aug 17, 2017, 12:58 PM by Jonathan Bowmer
  • Backpacking Trip Prep This post will be used as a resource for our upcoming trip to the Pecos Wilderness.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MA9nSJ7RuYYhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fG5UICHIWA8https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8OMUn-tFoYhttps://www.rei.com/blog/camp/backpack-better-how-to-create-a-weekend-menu-for-less-than-25?cm_mmc=sm_tw-_-camp-_-weekend_menu-_-blog
    Posted Aug 10, 2017, 2:33 PM by Jonathan Bowmer
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Just the facts . . .
  • Our troop belongs to the Golden Eagle district of the Golden Spread Council

  • We are based in Amarillo, Texas

  • Our charter organization is Saint Thomas the Apostle

  • We meet at Saint Thomas on Tuesday evenings from 7:00pm to 8:30pm.

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