Welcome to Troop 448's Website!

Welcome to the Troop 448 Website.  We are a 2012 Journey to Excellence GOLD UNIT sponsored by the Knights of Columbus #8156 of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church.  We meet at the State Firemen's & Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA) at 707 W FM 1626, Austin, Texas on the second, fourth and fifth Mondays of each month at 7 p.m. SFFMA is next to the new Manchaca Fire Station. 

"Through the Scout Oath and Law, Troop 448 will be a fun, respectful unit led by Eagle-bound scouts, and will serve the community in an organized and effective manner" 

Want to see photos of our activities? Visit the Troop Historian's blog and the Varsity Team's Blog here. 

If you need more information about Troop 448, or a user name and password to this site, please use the "Contact Us" tab in the Menu area.  Membership to this site is restricted to unit members and their families.

Meeting schedule (all meetings start at 7 pm at SFFMA unless otherwise noted):

  • First week of month - Patrol Leaders Council
  • Second Monday - Troop meeting
  • Third Monday - Patrols at various locations, days and times
  • Fourth Monday - Troop meeting
  • Fifth Monday - Troop meeting


Next meeting location

Posted on Jun 10 2016 - 12:01pm

Jun 13th - Summer Camp - No meeting
Jun 20th - Patrol week
Jun 27th - Troop Meting/Committee & Parents meeting - Shady Hollow
Jul 4th - No Meeting - Happy Independence Day!

STEAM Camp Opportunities

Posted on Jun 8 2016 - 9:13pm

The future of a creative and tech savvy population in Austin rests in engaging and educating children.

Den Chiefs Needed!

Posted on Jun 8 2016 - 9:12pm

There are a few area Packs looking for Den Chiefs. If interested in this important position please contact Mr Pesek.

Pack 320 - Bethany Lutheran

Summer Camp Shakedown

Posted on Jun 1 2016 - 10:38pm

Mondays meeting is the Summer Camp Shakedown. We will meet at Dick Nichols park at 7:00pm. Bring your gear for inspection. 

Adults, last chance to turn in paperwork and money. 

Memorial Day Flag Ceremony

Posted on May 25 2016 - 6:56pm

It has been a long tradition that Unit 448 assist with the Memorial Day ceremonies at Cook Walden.

Tasks: Assisting with flag ceremony, setting out flags onto veteran gravestones, misc.

This ceremony commemorates those that have fought for our freedom.

Date: Monday, May 30th
Time: 11:00am (please arrive by 10:30am)
Where: Cooke Walden Funeral Home
             6300 W William Cannon Dr, Austin, TX 78749

Attire: Full Class A uniform

Swim Checks

Posted on May 25 2016 - 6:56pm

Don't forget Swim Checks are this Saturday!

Remember all Scouts and Adults must have an annual swim check before any activity around water (swimming, canoeing, snorkeling, scuba, kayak, rowing, lifesaving...)

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