All scouts going camping, don't forget the following: * Compass - a good $8.99 one from Wal-Mart will work fine * 2010 Handbook - Graham Sporting Goods for $8.99 * Eating utensils - water bottle, cup, plate, silverware, snacks, hot chocolate, etc. * Warm clothes, thermals, sleeping pad * Other normal camping items From our website: Weekend Camping Trips o BOYS YOU NEED TO PACK YOURSELVES!!!! o DO NOT LET YOUR PARENTS PACK YOUR BAG!!!! This is our basic list, adjust for weather and showers are NOT available. o * Sunscreen o * Pocket Knife (if totem chip) o * Sleeping bag o * Flashlight o * Day Pack o * Water bottle o * Toothbrush &Toothpaste o * Soap - travel size o * Shampoo - travel size o * Comb / brush o * Towel o * Hat o * Shorts - 1 o * Long Pants - 1 o * Bandana o * Socks & Underwear - 2 o * Shoes - wear one pair o * Extra Shoes o * Shower Sandals unless primitive camping (no showers) o * Jacket for cool weather o * Raincoat or poncho o * Backpack First Aid Kit o * Personal Medications o * Scout Book/Pen/Pencil/Notebook o * Camera (Optional) o * Backpack to pack all gear o o No Electronics of any kind cell phones, radios, video games, etc. o o REMEMBER WE ARE DOING LEAVE NO TRACE - WHAT YOU PACK IN YOU PACK BACK OUT Hal Bates Scoutmaster - Troop 17 http://www.ScoutTroop17.org <http://www.scouttroop17.org/> 2204 Teal Court Burlington, NC 27215 HM: 336.585.1962 WK: 336.586.1325 MB: 336.269.2215 Wildlife Camping Trip We are going to have one fantastic camping weekend! We will be camping at the Wildlife club, located on 87 south about 20 minutes south of town. This is an important camping trip for all of our scouts. Younger scouts will get an opportunity to pass off several of their lower rank requirements and older scouts will have many opportunities for leadership. If your scout is not scheduled to attend and has decided to participate, please let me know ASAP! Here's our plan: Meeting Time: 4:30 at the scout hut Meals: Friday - boys need to bring a sub sandwich for dinner Saturday - Each patrol has met and planned their meals for Saturday at our Tuesday meeting - Patrols are responsible for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sunday - Leaders will prepare breakfast and we expect to arrive back at the scout hut around noon What to bring: * ROCKETS - Every scout needs to bring $10.00 to cover the cost of the rockets * Permission Slips - don't forget to bring them Friday * Warm clothes, thermal underwear, toboggans, boots, etc. Scouts - please let me know of any additions or deletions for the trip 1. Matthew Inabnit 2. Christian Maynard 3. Mitchell Stadler 4. Trey Weston 5. Luke Huffines 6. Jack Watt 7. Tyler Schomburg 8. Will Vickers 9. Dallas Tucker 10. Clay Sommer 11. Declan Ford 12. Seth Lewis 13. Ryan Steed 14. Zackary Jepko 15. George Ellington 16. Nathan Butler Leaders 1. Hal Bates 2. John Maynard 3. Jim Weston 4. Rusty Huffines 5. Rob Jepko 6. Mike Ford Should you have any questions, please let me know. Hal Bates Scoutmaster - Troop 17 http://www.ScoutTroop17.org <http://www.scouttroop17.org/> 2204 Teal Court Burlington, NC 27215 HM: 336.585.1962 WK: 336.586.1325 MB: 336.269.2215 This document and the document(s) accompanying this transmission may contain confidential, protected information that is legally privileged. This information is intended only for the use of the individual or entity named above. The authorized recipient of this information is prohibited from disclosing this information to any other party unless required to do so by law or regulation and is required to destroy the information after its stated need has been fulfilled. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution, or action taken in reliance on the contents of these document(s) is strictly prohibited. If you have received this information in error, please notify the sender immediately and arrange for the return or destruction of the document(s).