RRG Campout

MISSION:   Fri  APR 27,28,29     RED RIVER GORGE , GRAYS ARCH HIKE

We will meet at the church, and DEPART at 630 pm SHARP.  So show  up at 6:00 pm  to pack gear.

We are camping in the primitive lot along Tunnle Ridge Rd , either ARCHAIC or FT ANCIENT,   

we will hike to  Gray's Arch and Whittleton Arch.   Maps SECRET SPOTs

 

It is a 2nd Class Rank req. (3b) - 5 mile hike.

On Sunday, please return to church to pick up scouts around 2-3 pm.  We will send a text in Remind app.

Bring a 1 GALLON JUG (or camelback) OF WATER.  (Hiking makes you thirsty)

 

On Sunday, maybe a stop at   Dairy Queen. 

Please return to pick up scouts at the church around 2-3 pm.  Await text/call when we know.

 

Campout cost  $20.00
   

Download TROOP Permission Slip 

MEDICAL FORM :   MEDICAL FORM AB ,   no need for the doctor physical, C

 

10 essentials for hiking:

1     First aid kit
2     Filled water bottle
3     Flashlight
4     Trail food
5     Sunscreen
6     Whistle
7     Compass
8     Rain gear
9     Pocket knife
10     Matches or fire starters.

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Suggested Packing List:

  Camp Equipment

__ 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

__ Water bottle  (filled with water)

__Tent  (the troop has some if you dont own one)

__Boots

__Under Armor type wicking shirt (for the hike)

__Clothes (change of clothing  change of socks, change of liner socks, underwear, shirt)

__Jacket (if it gets cold)

__Flash light / Head light

__Batteries

__Backpack  (to carry all your clothes & equipment)

__Sleeping bag

__Sleeping mat / pad

__Mess Kit - 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)

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

__Snacks

__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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