JUNE 10,11 RED
RIVER GORGE , CLOUDSPLITTER HIKE
Those needing to hike 1000 feet for camping merit badge,
or the 5 MILE requirement, then this is it.
We will meet at the church, and DEPART at 8am SHARP. So
show up at 7:00 to pack gear.
We are camping in the primitive lot
along Tunnle Ridge Rd SECRET
we will hike Indian
Staircase and Cloudsplitter. This is a Camping Merit badge
Camping req 9b1, climb
It is also a 2nd Class
Rank req. (3b) - 5 mile hike.
On Sunday, please return to pick up scouts around 2-3 pm.
Bring a 1 GALLON JUG OF
WATER. (Hiking makes you thirsty)
We may also climb Via
Ferratta on Sunday if we have enough sign up. PAST
essentials for hiking:
First aid kit
or fire starters.
And on Sunday, maybe a stop at Dairy Queen or Miguel's
pizza. (bring money)
Please return to pick up scouts around 2-3 pm. Await
text/call when we know.
__ 1 Complete
Scout Uniform CLASS A (Mandatory) uniform
shirt, olive pants, red 73 neckerchief
__ 1 GALLON
JUG OF WATER. (Hiking makes you thirsty)
__ Scout Handbook
bottle (filled with water)
(the troop has some if you dont own one)
Armor type wiking shirt (for the hike)
__Clothes (change of
clothing change of socks, change of liner socks, underwear, shirt)
(if it gets cold)
__Flash light / Head light
(to carry all your clothes & equipment)
__Sleeping mat / pad
Kit - Personal Eating Utensils
(plate, cup, spoon / fork – or mess kit)
__Hygiene Kit (Toothbrush,
toothpaste, soap, hand sanitizer)
__Toilet Paper in a Ziplock
__Emergency kit (including a
whistle, pocket knife, emergency blanket, etc)
__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)
Sheath, butterfly, and survival type knives, etc. are not allowed on
the reservation. IF brought, the Scoutmaster should hold them until the Scout
All fuel (propane, white gas) must be checked in and held by an adult until it
is needed. Only adult leaders should handle fuel.
Pizza closed December 1st – Feb 24th