In Scouting, a boy is encouraged to educate himself
instead of being instructed.

– Lord Robert Baden Powell, Founder of Scouting

Troop 230 is an active boy-led troop chartered with St. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Katy, Texas. We hold our Troop Meetings every Monday, 7:00-8:30pm at the Deren-Huff Scout House (across James E. Taylor High School) and via Zoom for virtual participants. Email us at if you are interested in joining the troop.

Troop Announcements

Flag Workshop: Feb. 4

The flag workshop will be held on Thursday, February 4, 2021 from 7PM to 8PM at the Scout House. Please…

BSA Religious Emblems Program

Dear Troop 230 Parents: In his “Scouting for Boys”, written in 1908, Lord Baden-Powell stated, “No man is much good…

Summer Camp: Camp Strake

Hello Scout Families, Below is information regarding a summer 2021 camping opportunity for all scouts. In the past Troop 230’s…

Pioneering Merit Badge Sessions

Dear Scouters, Mrs Cotton and I would like to offer the pioneering merit badge with the goal to also have…

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We have already started meeting in person. But if you feel more comfortable keeping your distance, we also do classes and meetings via Zoom. These are announced at our Troop Meetings and through email blasts. Sam Houston Area Council shares links here to other online activities that you can participate in. And get more scouting at home ideas from National BSA.


Troop 230 is following policies of Katy ISD and Harris County on how we conduct our activities during this period. Read more updates from National BSA and Sam Houston Area Council on how scouting activities are impacted by COVID-19, what resources are available, and FAQs.