Hiking Trip

On March 25, 2015, in Troop News, by Webmaster

backpacking-iconWe are meeting at the Troop Trailer on Saturday, March 28 at 6:30 am for gear shakedown.

We will leave Lafayette promptly at 7:30 am. (Eat breakfast beforehand or bring with you AND bring a trail lunch with you).

We will drive to Backbone trailhead and arrive at 9:30 a.m. We will reach the campsite by noon, set up camp, and then eat lunch at the Creek. Then back to the campsite for dinner and campfire.

On Sunday, we will break camp and head to St. Cyril Catholic Church for Mass in Flatwoods, LA at 11:00. Bring $$ for lunch as we will stop for lunch on the way back. Don’t forget some water shoes and a bathing suit and a small towel to play in the creek!



On February 26, 2015, in Camping, by Troop 10


We’ll be meeting in from of St. Pius X Elementary at 5:30 this Friday, February 27, 2015 and plan to depart soon after.

We’re heading to Camp Steen, which is less than a half-hour away just north of Abbeville. Make sure you have eaten dinner before you come or take it with you. No meals will be provided on Friday night.

Scouts will be cooking all meals (except Saturday lunch) in a Dutch Oven. The menus have been selected by each patrol. And throughout the day, patrols will be vying for points to be used to purchase “Secret Ingredients” for their gourmet meal on Saturday night!

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Court of Honor news

On January 23, 2015, in Troop News, by Troop 10

eagle_patchThe Winter Court of Honor has been rescheduled to Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 1:30 P.M. in the Life Center.

Making this an even more special event will be the conferring of the rank of Eagle to Hunter Bouillon and Alex Goodrich.

All new ranks and advancements will be recognized at this ceremony, so it’s sure to be a fantastic time. Please be sure you’re a part of this celebration. We wouldn’t be a troop without you!



On January 12, 2015, in Camping, by Troop 10


Troop 10 will once again host Troop 6 from Alexandria for the 2015 Ranger/Polaris Games at Camp Lost Bayou this weekend.

Don’t forget to sign up for your spot in the games and campout at www.timetosignup.com/piustroop10.

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Winter Camp 2014 Video

On December 3, 2014, in Troop News, by Webmaster


Winter Camp 2014: What To Pack

On November 16, 2014, in Camping, by Troop 10

Here are some more notes to prepare your son for winter camp:

  • Winter camp is NOT like summer camp. It is cold. It is wet. It is dark. It will be a challenge for your scouts (one of the reasons why we go from Sat until Tues night instead of Friday to Wednesday!);

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Troop meeting Thursday!

On October 16, 2014, in Troop News, by Troop 10

Next Tuesday is the UL game, so we moved our meeting to next Thursday. It will be at 6:30 P at the Acadiana Bicycle Company shop on Johnston Street across the road from Pimon Thai on the corner of Grand and Johnston.  Each scout can bring a wheel from their personal bike to be inspected, and Andre (a former Life scout with T405) will be there to show how to change a flat and other emergency repairs. We may even have biking safety demos. 


Bicycle Camp Out

On October 14, 2014, in Camping, by Troop 10


 Riding through the woods

Fountainbleau State Park, Mandeville

Saturday-Sunday, Oct 25-26, 2014

Bring your bike and helmet and ride with us down the Tammany Trace from Fountainbleau to Abita Springs. We’ll be camping in the park and maybe even doing some trick or treating with other campers.

We’ll leave Saturday morning and coming back  Sunday afternoon.

Sign up now! timetosignup.com/piustroop10 

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Summer Camp Reminders

On June 25, 2014, in Troop News, by Webmaster


  • We will meet in uniform at this SATURDAY’s Mass at 5:00 P at St. Pius. Please have all gear (except for day pack) packed as we will pack the trailer immediately following Mass.

  • We leave promptly on SUNDAY, June 29 at 6:30 AM from the front of school. Again, be in uniform and have a lunch and water bottle and snacks packed in your day pack.

  • Scouts, you may want to pack each day’s clothes in a two-gallon zip lock bag marked with the day of the week. Quicker you get ready in the morning, the quicker we get to breakfast and flag raising.

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Kayak trip supply list

On May 21, 2014, in Canoeing/Kayaking, by Troop 10

water_logoThe Troop 10 water trip is planned for May 29-June 1 at Deer Island, MS. Come prepared for lots of fun in the surf and sun!

Here is your check list for next weekend. Check with your patrol leader for any special assignments.

Water trip packing list:

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