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 Dec 7 2016 - 7:03pm

December 11 3:30-5:00 - White Elephant, Troop/Committee/Parents meeting at Shady Hollow Community Center
December 18 - Patrol Meeting Week - Various locations

2017 Planning

Posted on Dec 7 2016 - 7:02pm

Don't forget the annual planning meeting on Saturday, December 17th from 8:00am to 1:30.

All PLC are expected to attend and any Scout interested in providing input into next years events are welcome.

Trail of Lights

Posted on Dec 7 2016 - 7:01pm

Do not miss the Trail of Lights opportunity. The sooner we volunteer on the Trail of Lights site better the assignments will be.


1. go to http://bit.ly/tolvolapp2016 and select "fill in an application."

2. create username and password.

Why is January 2nd Significant?

Posted on Dec 7 2016 - 7:01pm

January 2nd is significant because this is the day we go back to our Monday night meeting schedule.

The Fall Sunday meeting time was always meant to be a temporary occurence during the busy Football/Marching season. We are past that are will be resuming Monday meetings at 7:00pm. The calendar will be updated with locations as soon as they have been confirmed.

Cooking Competition This Sunday

Posted on Nov 30 2016 - 11:44pm

Don't forget the cooking contest is this Sunday, noon to 5pm. 

Even if you are not cooking you should still come out. You may even get to taste test!

Happy Thanksgiving

Posted on Nov 23 2016 - 11:25pm

I would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving. I am forever thankful to every one of you for making Troop 448 a great place to enjoy Scouting. 

Site Counter


Upcoming Events