Welcome to Troop 500!

Troop 500 serves the city of Temecula, CA, as well as the cities of Murrieta, Wildomar, and surrounding communities. Our Troop is chartered by The Temecula - Catalina Island Masonic Lodge #524 and is a member of the California Inland Empire Council, Tahquitz district, of the Boy Scouts of America. Troop meetings are normally held on Tuesday nights at 7:00 p.m., excluding the fourth Tuesday of each month, when we hold our Patrol Leaders Council (PLC) meeting, and special events may be held at different times or locations.  Regular meetings are held at the Temecula Masonic Lodge, located at 27895 Diaz Rd. Temecula, CA 92590. 

If you are interested in joining, would like more information about Scouting, our Troop or would like to come visit us, please contact our Scoutmaster – Mr. Ken Doherty (Scoutmaster@bsatroop500.com) or use the "Contact Us" link on the left menu.   

This website is maintained by Boy Scout Troop 500 of Temecula, CA for the benefit of it's members.  It is not maintained by, and may not necessarily represent the views of the "California Inland Empire Council" or the "Boy Scouts of America".  Although every good faith attempt is made to proudly reflect the ideals, policies and procedures of these respected organizations.

Calico Ghost Town Campout & Civil War Re-enactment Coming Presidents Day Weekend

Posted by smullin on Jan 12 2016 - 9:37am

Stay tuned for more information on the Calico Ghost Town Campout coming in Feb.

Eagle Scout Project Success

Posted by smullin on Jan 12 2016 - 9:26am

Thanks to all who turned out for Zack O's Eagle Scout project on Saturday.  It was a great turnout and we got to see some Eagle Alumni who came back to help out. 

Thanks to the Scouts Who Helped on Austins Project

Posted by smullin on Dec 12 2015 - 7:05pm

Thanks to the scouts who were able to help Austin on his project.  It was completed and now he working on getting his Eagle Rank application processed.  After that he will schedule his Eagle Board of Review (BOR). 

PLC Meetings *** UPDATED ***

Posted by smullin on Apr 23 2015 - 5:28am

 PLC (leadership) meetings will be held on the fourth Tuesday of each month.  Be sure to check the "Upcoming Events" listing for specific date changes. 

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