Coastal Plains

Coastal Plains logoThe Coastal Plains District includes Scouting units in the following school districts: Bay City, Boling, Brazos, East Bernard, El Campo, Fort Bend, Lamar, Louise, Matagorda, Needville, Palacios, Tidehaven, Van Vleck, Weimar, and Wharton in Austin and Fort Bend and Matagorda Counties. 

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Coastal Plains District Roundtable

August 8, 2024   |  7:30 pm

roundtableRoundtable is a district monthly meeting typically held the second Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm at Calvary Episcopal Church (806 Thompson Rd, Richmond TX 77469) to help unit leaders plan and carry out their own program, learn about district activities, hear about important Scouting topics, and collaborate with Scouters from other units. Roundtable is a form of supplemental training for volunteer leaders. The objective of roundtable is to give leaders program ideas; information on policy, events, and training, as well as an opportunity to share experiences, fun and fellowship with other Scouting leaders. As a result of the roundtable experience, unit leaders will be inspired, motivated, informed, safety-minded, and be able to provide a stronger program for their Scouts. Follow us on 

Popcorn Training

June 21, 2024

Power your unit's program with our fall popcorn sale. Raise more money with less work in less time! Learn more about the upcoming popcorn sale and how to make sure your unit is successful. Every unit should send a representative to either the virtual training on July 9, 2024, or the in-person training being held at the Cockrell Scout Center on July 13, 2024.

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Recruiting Training

April 25, 2024

The council membership growth team recently held two trainings to help Cub Scout leaders prepare for a successful recruiting season now and in the fall.

Mission Lone Star

April 20, 2024

Mission Lone Star is the new high adventure program for older Scouts (14+) during summer camp. This exciting program includes a trip to NASA + travel, Train Like an Astronaut Program or Underwater Helicopter Rescue Program, ATV riding, Ziplining, High ropes course, COPE, Climbing, Shooting sports, Aquatics, and primitive camping on the Lone Star Trail.

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Trail to Eagle Camp

April 20, 2024

July 7-10, 2024

Trail to Eagle is a council-organized three-night specialty camp for Scouts BSA. The program provides opportunities for Scouts to earn Eagle-required merit badges along their advancement trail. Troops and individual Scouts can attend.

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Summer Camp

April 02, 2024

Summer Camp is a week-long council-organized overnight camp for Scouts in troops that operates under council-retained leadership. There are unique programs for first-year Scouts and experienced Scouts. Summer camp is held at Camp Strake, a first-class and state-of-the-art facility for Scouts and their leaders. Program areas include shooting sports (rifle, shotgun, archery, sporting arrows), climbing, rappelling, boating (canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, rowing), swimming, ATV riding, ziplining, cycling, merit badge classes and more.

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Adventure Camp

November 21, 2023

Adventure Camp is a weekend campout at Bovay Scout Ranch for Cub Scouts and their families. Scouts can participate in an exciting variety of activities at several program areas and STEM-based activities. 

Wood Badge

July 29, 2023

Wood Badge is the Boy Scouts of America's ultimate leadership training designed to meet the advanced leadership needs of Scouters. It is a fun, energetic and inspiring course guaranteed to infuse your unit with fun and meaning – all designed to fulfill the mission of the BSA, and ensure our youth is getting everything they are promised from the program. 

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Merit Badge Days

July 03, 2023

Merit Badge Days are an opportunity for Scouts in troops to work on requirements merit badges. Over 100 merit badge class opportunities are available throughout the year.

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