Welcome to Troop 842!!

We are Boy Scouts of America Troop 842 in Coppell, Texas, chartered by the First United Methodist Church in Coppell.

We meet on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm at 420 South Heartz Road 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. 




Membership Renewal - Due Nov 9th

Posted on Oct 13 2021 - 7:37am

It’s time for everyone to renew their membership with Troop 842 & Scouting BSA for calendar year 2022. Before Nov 10th, please download, complete, print & return the following forms for each Scout and registered adult in your family.

Winter Camp Registration Now Open

Posted on Sep 24 2021 - 8:36am

Registration for winter camp is now open on the troop website at https://www.troop842.com/node/3851. If you haven't been before, Winter Camp is a great opportunity to get active outdoors between Christmas and New Years and also pursue some merit badges.  Please register so that we might measure the level of interest.

Registration for Environmental Science Merit Badge Now Open

Posted on Sep 23 2021 - 8:57am

Registration for the Eagle-required Environmental Science merit badge is now online (https://www.troop842.com/node/3869). This is an excellent first merit badge for Scouts. 

Service Hours Opportunity – Eagle Project work session Saturday October 30, 2021

Posted on Sep 22 2021 - 4:51pm

Life Scout Aki Smith is holding a work session for his Eagle Project, and he needs your help.


When: Saturday October 30, 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. 

Troop 842 Caps Now for Sale

Posted on Aug 27 2021 - 4:20pm
The olive and khaki 842 caps we first started wearing this Summer are now available through the troop's apparel store.  The hat is a classic baseball cap design with the troop's number patch sewn on the front.  The hats are currently available for $12 each.  Please order your hats online here: https://www.troop842.com/node/3780 


Communications Merit Badge

Posted on Aug 15 2021 - 5:36am

If you are First Class or above and have not yet started work on the Eagle-required Communications merit badge, please join us the afternoon of Sunday, Aug 22, for this session with Mr. Taylor: https://www.troop842.com/node/3867

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