Texas Hills District

The Texas Hills District services Kerr County, Bandera County, Medina County, and part of Kendall County. These communities include Kerrville, Ingram, Hunt, Mountain Home, Center Point, Comfort, Bandera, Pipe Creek, Lakehills, Medina, Rio Medina, Castroville, and Hondo.  To reach the leadership team, use the resources below or email TexasHills@AlamoAreaBSA.org.

District Leadership

Quick District Updates:  

  • Texas Hills District Recognition Dinner will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the Bandera United Methodist Church, 1103 Cedar Street, Bandera, 78003, at 7pm. The District Committee would like to invite all Scouters and their families to recognize outstanding service to youth in 2017 and to enjoy food and fellowship. Please pre-register online here by December 30.
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Texas Hills Troops and Crew Gather for Fun and Fellowship

On October 14-16, 5 troops and 1 Crew from the Texas Hills District met at Bear Creek Scout Reservation to participate in some friendly competition and a great camping weekend.

It's almost time to renew your Merit Badge Counselor application

If you are a 2016 Merit Badge Counselor, you will need to renew your application between October 1 and December 15 to maintain your MBC status. For more information, read on...

2016 POPCORN SALE starts now!

The time is now to register for our 2016 POPCORN SALE. Popcorn sales for your Unit and our Council provide for so many outdoor adventures, fun programs, camping events, training opportunities, and more.

2016 Popcorn Campaign Kicks Off August 11

Selling Trail's End Popcorn is a great way for your Scouts to earn money to get the most out of all the great events and activities Scouting has to offer, not only at the Unit level but all the way up through the Alamo Area Council up to National. Read on for more information...

My Philmont Adventure by Zachary Vasquez, Troop 471

Zac Vasquez, member of Troop 471, relates his adventures at Philmont Scout Ranch this past summer.

AAC Shooting Team Starts in 2016

The National Shooting Complex in San Antonio has agreed to host the newly forming Alamo Area Shooting Team composed of young men and women registered in the Boy Scouts of America as Boy Scouts or Venturers. Join the team!

New at Bear Creek Scout Reservation for 2016 Summer Camp

Now is the time to plan for your 2016 Summer Camp Adventure! If you are going to Bear Creek Scout Reservation, our own Council Camp, check out some of the new features being offered. Let the excitement begin!

Put your special events on the District Calendar!

Let everyone in Texas Hills know what your pack, troop, or crew is doing to "Keep the Campfire Lit". Send your events to the Texas Hllls District Webmaster.

Are you just starting in your Cub Scout pack, Boy Scout troop, Venturing crew, or Varsity team?  Are you looking for ideas for your unit? Have you been in Scouting many years and have great ideas to share?  Roundtable is the place for all unit leaders in the district to learn, share ideas, support each other, and find out what the newest scoop is for the district. The District Executive is there to connect the district to the council happenings.  The Boy Scout leaders and Cub Scout leaders break into leader specific sessions to learn skills, techniques, strategies, and program ideas to make their units the place a boy wants to be.  Join the fun!

First Thursday of every month @ 7pm, except July & August.

Bandera United Methodist Church

1103 Cedar Street

Bandera, Texas

Ask me about...

Provisional Scouts at Bear Creek Scout Reservation

Summer Camp

2017 National Scout Jamboree

2017 Hill Country Shoot Out 

Thank you to our District Sponsors:

Apache Rifle Works in Comfort for sponsoring the first Hill Country Shoot Out between Summit District and Texas Hills District benefitting the Friends of Scouting Campaign.