In over 550 pages of
this web site, you will find some of the
history of Scouting here in West Texas. This
includes the former Chisholm Trail Council,
Concho Valley Council, and Comanche Valley
Council, and the current Buffalo Trail
Council, Texas Trails Council, South Plains
Council and Texas Southwest Council.
The first troops
in this part of the United States of
America chartered directly with the National
Council, BSA, as local councils were not
organized in West Texas until the
1920's. This web site records the
history of many of these earlier
units.We have added a special section on THE FIRST SCOUT
TROOPS IN TEXAS. Help us add to
this special section by your
This web site
also provides some research hints to help you
in your search of this history. It is not hard
to do and the results are gratifying.
Just click HERE
to go to the web page.