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Indian Creek Water Trip

Troop 10’s Plan C for this past weekend’s water trip went from the Wolf River to Toledo Bend to finally Indian Creek. And not a soul was disappointed! We had loads of fun kayaking, swimming and wiping out behind Dr. Peter’s Waverunners!

Yes, it rained a little, but it didn’t dampen the weekend action!

Hiking Trip

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!

Summer Camp Reminders


  • 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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Crawfish Boil!

Our annual Crawfish Boil is almost here! Friday, May 16 we’ll be serving up 4 pounds of delicious, steaming crawfish with all the fixings for just $20 a serving! You can’t beat that deal! Get in your uniform, and with your parent’s permission go out into your neighborhood making sure your friends and neighbors get their crustacean cravings filled!

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Horse Farm Plans

Troop 10 was well represented at a recent public meeting about future plans for the Lafayette Horse Farm. We added our own Boy Scout touches such as hiking paths, camping pads and a lake! Now we keep our fingers crossed that some of our ideas are included in the master plan.

Troop Traditions Campout

Parents, Troop Tradition campout THIS WEEKEND at Mt Bayou. No charge for campout.

FRIDAY – meet at school at 7:30 PM (not 5:30!). SUNDAY — return about noon front of school.

Scouts, we are at Mt Bayou in air conditioned cabins. Pack appropriately. Water bottle, swim trunks, sleeping bag, tooth brush are required.

Following scouts are on our list (let me know if I missed any scout / adult).

Dragons (2): Jared, David V(waiting on word from Matt A)
Beavers (5): Graham, Jonathan, Richard, Elijah, Grant
Foxes (5): Andrew, Jake, Casey, Seth, James
Eagles (5): Jack, Ben, Matt S, Justin, Preston (waiting on confirmation from Aaron)
Anchors (4): Alex, Matt R, John S, Hinton (waiting on word from Charles & Colten)

Adults so far — Barry, Brett, Paul S, Tom, and Richard Hart

IMPORTANT — PATROL LEADERS / GRUBMASTERS — You are in charge of buying & bringing your patrols’ Saturday breakfast and Sunday dinner. See menus below.

IMPORTANT # 2 — Troop will bring Saturday lunch and Sunday breakfast.

IMPORTANT # 3 — If you are working on Cooking MB or First Class Cooking requirements, you may be in charge of all meals. Check with your PL ASAP.

Foxes — Breakfast — omelette with bacon and biscuits & milk Dinner — gumbo
Dragons — Breakfast — bacon, toast, eggs & milk Dinner — burgers
Beavers — Breakfast — taquitos & poptarts & milk Dinner — gumbo or jambalaya
Eagles — Breakfast — pancakes & syrup & milk Dinner — jambalaya
Anchors — Breakfast — pancakes & bacon & Orange Juice Dinner — spaghetti

Yours in Scouting,

Mr. Barry

Be sure to bring a swimsuit for we will be using the pool throughout the weekend.

Supply list: water bottle, swim trunks, bug spray, sunblock, mess kit, sleeping bag, toothbrush, towel, flashlight, class A and B uniforms, toiletries.