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Angel Island Campout & Service Project (Intro to Backpacking)

Saturday May 20 2017 / 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM


Event Contact: ASM Jay
Event Location: Angel Island Park

Overview

Service Project and Overnight Adventure at Angel Island State Park.   Scouts and parents will participate in a four-hour service project and other activities (hikes,  museum visits, campfire program without fire, etc.), as well as spend the night on Angel Island State Park in the San Francisco Bay.   We will also be treating this campout as an Introduction to Backpacking campout

Summary Plan

  • Meet at Redwood Shores Elementary on Sat May 20 7:45 AM and return to RWSE on Sun May 21 at 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM
  • Approximate Cost $39 per person (includes transportation, parking, ferry ticket, some meals)
  • Bring daypack (10 Essentials, sack lunch, water, and work gloves) and backpack (overnight gear).  Pack light – possible hike 1.5 miles with gear to/from service campsite on Angel Island
  • Four Hour Service Project on Saturday (can be used for rank requirement)
  • Additional Activities: Saturday (Campfire Program) and Sunday (Short Hike or Hike to the Peak, Museum Visit)
  • Maximum 40 people can attend
  • Need drivers. Driver will be reimbursed approximately $41.50 (mileage, toll, and parking) to drive participants
  • Troop Medical Forms required. (Contact Anna if you need to update at beadish@yahoo.com)

May 18, 2017 Troop Meeting 7:00-9:00 @ RWS Elementary

  • Should plan to attend to learn more about backpacking meals
  • Includes meal planning, demonstrations and possible preparation of meals

Detail Plan – Email Jay Patel for Final Plan

Register below

  • Maximum of 40 people
  • DEADLINE TO Register is May 12, 2017, or when it gets full
  • Register with the Scouts Name below
  • Copy and Past the following into the comment section and complete it as we need to collect this information:
    • Name of ALL attendees indicate scout/parent, and if under 12, indicate age
    • Indicate any food allergies
    • Interested in leading the Campfire program?
    • Interested in participating in the Campfire program?
    • Departure time: Indicate 12:20PM or 1:20PM
    • Interested in Driving, indicate the following:
      • Name, Cell Phone, Email
      • # of Seat Belts available for participants (excluding driver)
If RSVPs are accepted to this event, you can register using the form below:
Bookings no longer allowed on this date.