Welcome to Troop 842!!

We are BSA Troop 842 in Coppell, Texas
chartered by the Friends of Coppell Scouting (FOCS) in Coppell.

Meetings are held
every Tuesday at 7:00 pm
at 425 S. Heartz Road
at the Ministry Center of the
First United Methodist Church (FUMC) in Coppell. 

You are welcome to visit and learn more about us.

Our Scoutmaster can be contacted at scoutmaster@troop842.com

Once members are logged-in, they will see details related to Troop announcements and upcoming events. 

Any questions about this website can be sent to: communications@troop842.com.




Chili Cook Off and Scoutbucks Extravaganza

Posted on Nov 30 2022 - 12:16pm

Announcing the return of the Chili Cook Off and Scoutbucks Extravaganza!

Calling for Gently Used Camping/Scout Gear

Posted on Nov 30 2022 - 12:16pm

If you have any gently used camping/scout gear you would like to donate for the Scoutbucks auction, please bring to a meeting or deliver to Mr. Snyder by December 6. The more items we have for Scouts to bid on, the more fun the event will be!

Payments to the Troop

Posted on Nov 30 2022 - 12:16pm

Please note with our new chartered organization (Friends of Coppell Scouting), we have a new ways to pay online for Paypal and Zelle (the name remains the same, but the bank is different). We have discontinued our Venmo account for now.

Zelle (no fees and best option): treasurer@troop842.com

Last call for Recharter

Posted on Nov 30 2022 - 12:16pm

It’s time for everyone to renew their membership with Troop 842 & Scouting BSA for calendar year 2023. Before November 15th, please download, complete, print & return the following forms for each Scout and registered adult in your family.  If completed after Nov 15th, a $40 late fee will be collected to support our Summer Camp scholarship fund. 

Cooler Temps are coming. Don't forget a hoodie!

Posted on Nov 18 2022 - 8:16pm

As our Fall and Winter campouts approach, don't forget to purchase a Class B hoodie from our apparel store. We have pullover and zip up varieties.

Summer Camp - SAVE THE DATE

Posted on Nov 17 2022 - 3:21pm


We are happy to announce Summer Camp for 2023 will be at Camp Cris Dobbins in Colorado, June 10-17. June 10 will be a travel date on the charter bus. It is located between Denver and Colorado Springs. It's always a favorite camp of Troop 842.

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