About our Troop:
  • One of Riverside's oldest Boy Scout Troops at 31 years. 
  • Supported by First United Methodist Church (FUMCOR)
  • Boy led - Scouts manage the program
  • Patrol Method as best we can.
  • We have an annual plan
  • Wide variety of activities
  • Teach basic skills of life
  • Caring & Enthusiastic Leaders

What Will My Son Get Out Of It?
  • Work in a team, his Patrol, make decisions
  • Advance in Rank, knowledge and leadership
  • Deep appreciation for service to others & the community
  • A sense that they are important as individuals
  • Learn new skills. Cooking, fire starting, preparedness
  • See new places. Campouts, day trips, seminars, workshops
  • Advance his knowledge with 136 Merit badge topics
  • And sooo much more....

Who can join Scouting?
  • Be older then 10 or finished the 5th grade and less then 18
  • Live nearby downtown Riverside City.
  • Most of our Scouts are from Jurupa Valley, Rubidoux, Mira Loma, Orange Crest, Woodcrest, and City of Riverside. If you are out of area and want to drive in you are welcome to.
  • Find or join a Boy Scout Troop in Riverside on beascout.org  or call us to help.

Boy Scouts of America (BSA)
California Inland Empire Council
Mt. Rubidoux District

Boy Scout Troop 270
Chartered June 1, 1987
Riverside, California, USA

Committee Chairman: Patricia Thetford
Scoutmaster: Steve McGuffey

Troop Meetings:

Mondays, 7:00 PM

Full Calendar

First United Methodist Church

4845 Brockton Avenue

Riverside, California, USA

Between Ramona & Terracina

across from the Central Middle School field

We meet in the "Scout House"

(a stand-alone  building behind the church)