Mission :Sat June 6-7
We will be camping overnight at Red River Gorge. We will camp in our secret spot near Grays Arch ( Campsite 5).
There we hike to Cloudsplitter where we enter the Secret Cave of Destiny.
Sunday we Climb the Via Ferrata. (optional, you do not have to climb, but it IS cool)
***Participants of the via ferrata must be 10 years of age or older.*** to participate on the Torrent Falls Climbing Adventure! No Exceptions!!
After the climb on Sunday, then we hit the Miguel's pizza place then return home.
Meet at church at Sat. morning so WE DEPART @ 8:00 AM SHARP!
bring extra pizza money
Camping &/or Climbing
Be sure to download BOTH permission slips.
Download TROOP Permission Slip
Download Torrent Falls Permission & waiver
Maps : Map to Torrent
Local Info: Torrent Web site
See previous trip here
__WORK or CLIMBING GLOVES
__sneakers / hiking boots
__Scout UNIFORM (reqd)
__Tent (2 scouts to a tent...if you need one, see the quartermaster)
(for the hike)
bottle (filled with water)
__Clothes (change of
clothing change of wool socks, change of liner socks, underwear, tee
shirt, long sleeve shirt)
__Snacks (for the trip )
__Flash light / Head light
(to carry all your clothes & equipment)
__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
__Wet Weather Protection
Gear (Rain Jacket and Pants- pants are optional)
__Emergency kit (including a
whistle, pocket knife, emergency blanket, etc)
__Personal First Aid Kit
__Extra money for Miguel's Pizza (min $10)
NO ELECTRONIC DEVICES ALLOWED ON TRIP. (gameboys, DVD players, phones)