Twin Bayou District

Sam Houston Area Council

More Fun, More High Adventure, More Scout-Led

1. Please support the troops active Eagle Scout projects by going to the Current Eagle Projects Page.
2. New Troop 266 Photo page added 
3. New Rank Requirements and Guidelines.  See "Important Notice" to the right. 


3  Troop Meeting, 7:30
4  Committee Meeting,        7:30
7   ILST Training, Greenbar, Drummett, 8am - noon
10 Troop Meeting, 7:30
13-15 Caving, Colorado Bend SP
17  Troop Meeting, 7:30
24  Court of Honor
31  Greenbar 6:30  Troop Meeting, 7:30

1 Committee Meeting,      7:30
3-5 Shooting campout at Tellepsen
7 Troop Meeting, 7:30
12  Scout Sunday
14 Troop Meeting, 7:30
21 Baden-Powell Dinner, 7:30
28  Greenbar 6:30  Troop Meeting, 7:30

Eagle Scout News 

To support active Eagle Projects go to the Current Eagle Projects webpage.
Congratulations to the 2016 Eagle Scouts

Cameron Lewis
Nick Fava
Carter Johnstone
Kenta Lindsay
Robert Coghlan
Zack Roberts
David Elliott
James Carter

Congratulations to Cameron Lewis for being inducted into the Order of the Arrow Brotherhood.
Below is the presentation given in the  Parent Meeting.  If you have any questions, please contact Matt Ryan at
Shooting, Archery, Rappelling 
at Camp Bovay
February 3-5

Troop 266's popular Shooting Campout is coming up fast in three weeks on February 3-5, 2017, at Tellepsen Scout Camp (Bovay)


The Crawdad Patrol is organizing this campout.  Click here for the Permission Form and here for the  Camp Waiver Form . Forms and payment are due Jan 31st.  Submit forms & payment to Mr. Ben Chang or Mrs. Rosalva Jordan tomorrow during the Troop meeting and next Tuesday at the Court of Honor.  


We have a great program available with Rifle and/or Shotgun shooting, Climbing/Rappelling Tower and Archery to choose from!  Choose all of them or only those that interest you since they have separate fees, in addition to the $20 Camping fee.


-Shotgun shooting $13:  recommended for scouts weighing at least 60 pounds but is available to all.

-Rifle shooting $8

-Archery $5

-Rappelling $6.50 (can fulfill the  Eagle Required Camping MB requirement "9b.6.  Rappel down a  rappel route of 30 feet or more."  There are limited rappelling spots available-first come, first serve.)


 If you need the Communications MB requirement #8  planning and serving as Master of Ceremonies for either the campfire program or the interfaith scouts own service, print the attachments and let Robert Jordan, Crawdad Patrol Leader, know.  You will need to talk to the Chaplain's Aid and our Troop Chaplain, Mrs. Willcockson, prior to the campout for the interfaith scouts own service.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mrs. Jordan at or 713-501-0580.


Payment can be made by check made out to Troop 266 or by using the PayPal buttons below.

Important!  If paying with PayPal you must use the buttons below:

The first is payment for camping -$20; the second is for your selection and payment of activities.  Remember, you can choose one to all of the activity choices.

Camping PayPal Button 
(Required payment)
Activities PayPal Button
(select continue shopping to pay and enter amounts for more than one activity)
Camp Bovay Activities
 A new page has been added to show a continuous list of photos from scout events.  In the past, photos were added to the home page but would need to be deleted to add room for other, more pertinent troop news.  

Please feel free to visit the page by clicking here or by clicking on the page title in the red navigation bar to the left of each page.
Enchanted Rock Climbing Campout
Sailing Campout Photos
West U Methodist Church Blood Drive Volunteers
Nathan Wilson
Rey Ghozali
Viknesh Venkatachalan
Gareth Meikle
2016 Summer Camps
Camp Parsons


Would you like to camp, backpack, hike, fish, shoot, sail, kayak, canoe, horseback ride, and cook outdoors? Would you like to serve your community, earn Merit Badges, learn about leadership and make new friends?  Then Boy Scout Troop 266 is just for you! 

For more info about joining Troop 266, please contact Scoutmaster Matt Ryan at

Important Notice 
Please click here to read about the 2016 Rank Requirement Changes or go to the 2016 BSA Change in Rank Requirements page listed in the red bar to the left of every page.