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. 


1 Troop Meeting, 7:30
2 Committee Meeting, 7:30 
5 Rice Football and Scholastic Merit Badge Day
8 Troop Meeting, 7:30
11-13  Mountain Bike Campout; Webelos/AOL attending
15 Troop Meeting, 7:30
23-24 West U Seniors' Thanksgiving Dinner.  11/23 setup; 11:30 on 11/24 serving.
29 Troop Meeting, 7:30

6 Troop Meeting, 7:30
7 Committee Meeting,      7:30
13 Troop Meeting, 7:30
20 Troop Meeting, 7:30
26-31  Winter Camp, Camp Karankawa

Eagle Scout News 

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

Carter Johnstone
Kenta Lindsay
Robert Coghlan
Zack Roberts
David Elliott
James Carter

Seokhyun Baek's Eagle Project Photos
Below is the presentation given in the  Parent Meeting.  If you have any questions, please contact Matt Ryan at
Winter Camp 2016 - Sign up Now!!!
Camp Karankawa- Dec. 26-31, 2016

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Camp Karankawa Winter Camp.  Come join us for fun and an opportunity to achieve new Merit Badges and scouting skills.  
To register please click  HERE.   On this form you will find the camp Permission Form, a list of the offered Merit Badges and instructions on how to register, make your merit badge choices, pay the camp fees.  It is very, very important that you review this form. 
Please complete the permission form and submit to Mr. Rama Venkatachalam at a troop meeting or by email at as soon as possible.  If questions, contact Mr. Venkatachalam.  
 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.
Annual Troop Registration Payment due November 15
2017 Troop Dues

Annual registration for Troop 266 is due on November 15, 2016. This allows the Troop to meet the December 1 deadline to send our annual registration and Troop recharter to our local Council, SHAC.  Scouts and adults re-registering after December 1 will have to complete the registration process as a new signup. This year Scout registration has been reduced to $150 per Scout, and  $25 per Adult.

You can pay using the PayPal link above or by check made out to "Troop 266" and delivered to Ms. Karen Mokaddem at an upcoming troop meeting or by dropping it in the mail.  Karen's address is 2707 Tangley Rd., Houston, Texas 

Also, all adults will need to be current on their YPT training.  If you are not, please go to My,
sign in and access your dashboard from the menu in the upper left corner of the 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.