February 2022: movie night
We saw Death on the Nile!
December 2021: Holiday cooking contest
Our fourth annual holiday cooking contest! The judging is deliciously arbitrary, which makes it more fun!
July/August 2021: Colorado trip
We did a nine-day trip to Colorado trip. It featured Great Sand Dunes, Zapata Falls, Mt. Elbert, Capulin Volcano, river rafting, Colorado Springs, and more!
May 2021: Lake Mineral Wells State Park and Trailway
We went canoeing, biking (not pictured), swimming, and cooked a lot of food.
April 2021: Mini golfing and dinner
We golfed at Another Round, then had dinner nearby.
March 2021: Eisenhower State Park
(Yes, masks were worn during sustained, close contact.)
February 2021: service project
December 2020: cooking contest
October 2020: pumpkin-carving contest
October 2020: AT&T Trail
Yes, we had two October 2020 events. This was the first one.
A note about March – September 2020
The crew paused activities for March 2020 through September 2020 due to COVID-related uncertainty.
February 2020: Fredericksburg, Enchanted Rock, and Inks Lake State Park
January 2020: Bowlounge
December 2019: cooking competition
Another great cooking competition!
November 2019: Roseland Center service project
The crew helped serve Thanksgiving meals at Dallas’s Roseland Community Center.
November 2019: Tejas Caddo District Camporee
We helped with a camporee, which is for Scouts BSA troops and Venturing crews. We ran a capture the flag game for the troops. It was fun because we played all of the troops!
September 2019: Venturing: The Gathering
Laid back campout at Camp Trevor Rees-Jones. We didn’t take enough pictures!
July 2019: Missouri adventure
From our Plato, Missouri farm home base, we canoed, swam, did a service project, visited a military base, got fudge from Uranus (for real), cooked a lot of great meals, and more!
May 2019: Fort Parker State Park campout
This was a really fun campout! Swimming, boating, biking, cooking, cards, soccer, rain storm, and more!
March 2019: Venturing Rendezvous
Venturing Rendezvous, at Camp Wisdom, was a gathering of many crews within several hours of Dallas. (Despite what the pictures show, pistol shooting was only a small part of the event.)
February 2019: horse ride and camping
We went to Camp Trevor Rees-Jones. Day 1 was spent entirely on the horses. We had a great campout.
January 2019: flag project and movie outing
We kicked off our flag project fundraiser and went to a movie!
December 2018: Holiday party
November 2018: Cooking competition
We were attending a shotoout with another crew, but we got rained out again! This last-minute adventure was really fun.
October 2018: Tyler State Park
This one got rained out. We were supposed to do mountain biking.
September 2018: Kickoff
Our first meeting as a crew.