BSA Troop 42

BSA Troop 42 was formed in San Mateo in 1958, and met regularly at the Peninsula Temple Beth El in San Mateo until 2014 when the Troop moved to St. Bart's Catholic Church in San Mateo. The Troop was founded on the basic principles of the Boy Scouts of America with emphasis placed on:

  • Development of outdoor and scout craft skills
  • Character development
  • Mental and physical fitness
  • Patriotism and citizenship training
  • Community service
  • Provide and Encourage Advancement
  • Scout led - Adult supervised
  • Patrol Based
  • Scout and family cooperative effort and involvement for a planned and enjoyable program

Mystery Trip Forms & Directions

Posted on Apr 12 2018 - 8:38pm

The Mystery Trip is not so much of a mystery these days, but we'll all need to fill in the release and agreement forms to get in a boat. The forms are provided in the Mystery Trip calenday entry and will be collected at the gear check.  Please have your parents fill them out.  Directions available also.

Borel Middle School PTA Founder's Day Flag Ceremony April 26th

Posted on Apr 9 2018 - 2:17pm

It's been a tradition that Troop 42 has opened the Borel Middle School's PTA Founder's Day meeting.

Borel has requested 4 Scouts, and 1 ASM to perform the flag ceremony and to recite the Pledge of Allegiance

St. Bart's Pancake Breakfast Assistance

Posted on Apr 7 2018 - 7:11am

Sunday April 22nd, 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.--Get service hours; Get a FREE BREAKFAST! Register here.

NEW DATE: Orienteering - Your Only Chance this Year!!! - April 28

Posted on Apr 5 2018 - 9:03am

Details and sign-up in the calendar event.

Mystery Trip

Posted on Mar 5 2018 - 9:36am
The Mystery Trip this spring is just around the corner. Mark your calendars! Saturday, April 21 to April 22, 2018. 

Registration is open, check-it out for more details, and sign-up!

Sign up for the Yosemite Outing!

Posted on Feb 21 2018 - 6:21pm

Yosemite, here we come!   This May we'll hike the beautiful Chilnualna Falls in Yosemite National Park.  Spots are limited, so reserve early.

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