THE BATTLE OF RICHMOND KY.

     Mission :  Fri - Sat Aug  24 - 25,  2018  CANCELLED    

We will DEPART  FRIDAY at 6:00 P.M. and travel to Richmond Battle Site.  Sleep near a Johnny Reb encampment. 

Explore the cemetery at night. Then on Saturday, we will integrate into Civil war life in the 'town', then watch the battle on Sat afternoon.  

We return on SATURDAY about 3pm.

BRING EXTRA MONEY FOR LUNCH ON THE BATTLE FIELD.

 

Along with regular clothes, &  uniform, bring  Civil War era outfit:  

 

  • We will wear CSA outfit (above) during the day as we wander thru rebel encampments 

  • WE WILL WEAR OUR CLASS A UNIFORM THROUGHOUT THE BATTLE...

  • Wear some Under Armour or other wicking shirt underneath , it may be hot.

 

Cost : $20.00

Permission Slip :  Permission slip 

MEDICAL FORM :  FORM A & B         

Maps :  Google map of our site

Local Info:   LOCAL INFO          WHEATHER

Suggested Packing List:  

  Camp Equipment  

__ CLASS A -BSA UNIFORM

__ Civil War era outfit.  CLASS A , CSA UNIFORM  (or Union)

__ Under Armour  (or some wicking shirt)  It could be hot!!

__Day Pack

__TENT

__Compass

__Boots

__Sun screen  

__Clothes (change of clothing  change of socks, underwear, B class t-shirt, long sleeve shirt for sun protection)

__Snacks (for the trip )

__Flash light / Head light

__Batteries

__ Water bottle  (filled with water)

__Backpack  (to carry all your clothes & equipment)

__Sleeping bag

__Sleeping mat / pad

__Personal Eating Utensils (plate, cup, spoon / fork or mess kit)

__Hygiene Kit (Toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, hand sanitizer)

__Toilet Paper in a Ziplock bag

__Matches

__Emergency kit (including a whistle, pocket knife, emergency blanket, etc)

__Scout Handbook

__Wet Weather Protection Gear (Rain Jacket and Pants- pants are optional)

__Personal First Aid Kit

 

NO ELECTRONIC DEVICES ALLOWED ON TRIP.   (gameboys, DVD players, phones)

NOTICE!!
Sheath, butterfly, and survival type knives, etc. are not allowed on
the reservation. IF brought, the Scoutmaster should hold them until the Scout returns home. 

All fuel (propane, white gas) must be checked in and held by an adult until it is needed. Only adult leaders should handle fuel.
 

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