Welcome to One Grand Troop of Plano, Texas!

On behalf of the Scouts and Scouters (Scoutmaster, Assistant Scoutmasters and Troop Committee) of Troop 1000, we welcome your family to our organization, and will do all that we can to help make your son’s Scouting experience the best that it can be. Prospective families: The Troop Family Guide has most …

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When last we left our intrepid Scouts… The Silver Foxes were organizing a Shoot Sports program for July. The Scouts worked on requirements for the Archery Merit Badge. Instead of a full campout they hosted an Archery Range Day at Texas Archery Academy and invited Webelos from Pack 1259! Here is a small taste of …

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Hands-On Scuba Off-site – August 2, 2021 and Snorkeling Campout – August 20, 2021

DIVE! DIVE! DIVE!! SNORKEL! SNORKEL! SNORKEL!! Troop 1000 and the Hornets Patrol have planned an amazing month for Aquatics. Starting August 2nd, all Scouts are invited to Scuba Adventures Plano for an off-site Diving Instructional meeting. $45 per scout, PayPal below. There the Scouts will get a one-of-a-kind experience to test real diving equipment in …

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Court of Honor: June 2021

Rank Advancements ScoutKaden BullerJames DawsonCarter TallosIsaac TiradoFirst ClassMitchell FarrellColin Goodlin Kevin Leslie Sara Leslie Chiefs

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Cast Iron Chef – Winners!

Once a humble Monthly program idea from the Chiefs Patrol has grown into a do-or-die situation that has lasted through COVID to the rainy Spring of 2021. On Monday, May 24, 2021 Troop 1000 has completed their Cast Iron Chef Program. All patrols were expected to prepare an entrée and a dessert. The first ingredient …

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Powder Horn 2021: Inspiring Adventure

This one’s for the Adults/Old Buffs as well as Scouts. Powder Horn is an action-packed, hands-on, five-day course. Leaders from all Scouting programs as well as Scouts age 14 and older are eligible to attend, and there are no restrictions on attending the course a second time. Powder Horn is designed to introduce and expose …

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2021 NYLT & ILST

There are highly recommended training courses for any and all PLC members. National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed 6-Day program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. The NYLT course centers …

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Scoutmaster Minute – April 2021 (2)

Fish Stories Last year, while I was fishing, I fell in the water, but it really wasn’t my fault. A smallsunfish hit my chartreuse wooly-bugger fly and I was fighting it. Then, a largemouthbass swallowed the sunfish. Then, a northern pike swallowed the bass. Then an 8-footlong musky exploded out of the water, swallowing the …

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Scouting For Food 2021

Chisholm Trail completed the Scouting for Food 2021 Challenge on April 17 Troop 1000 joined in sorting canned goods and non-perishables at the Tom Thumb on Independence and Parker. Thank you to all the Scouts and adults who collected over 1500 food items for Plano Food Pantry. Thanks to all who volunteered last month for …

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Scoutmaster Minute – April 2021

Leave a TraceWe spend quite a bit of time learning how to ‘Leave No Trace’ on our camping trips. We take extra care to ensure that we leave as little impact as possible and let others enjoy the unspoiled outdoors. However … you all know that no matter how hard we try, we do leave …

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New Unit patches!

Troop 1000 is pleased to announce new 50Year anniversary patches for our unit. These will be available in our Clothes Closet for $6 apiece. Show you are a part of the long history of One Grand Troop.

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