See attached Telegram
See attached Telegram
Below is the training and Shakedown schedule for the Philmont Trip.
Monday 5/24 7:00-8:30 pm – Gear Shakedown #1 at the Church.
Thursday 6/3 6:00-6:15 pm – COVID Test at the Church for anyone who needs to be tested. Everyone MUST arrive at 6:00, please do not be late. Results will be provided shortly after the test is administered.
Thursday 6/3 6:30-8:30 pm – Gear Shakedown #2 at the Church. If you pass the shakedown, your gear will be stored in the trailer.
Friday 6/4 7:00 pm – All gear in the trailer. Those that did not pass Shakedown #2, will have a final Shakedown.
Saturday 6/5 7:00 am – Depart for Philmont. Meet at Church. Eat breakfast before you arrive.
Sunday 6/20 – Return from Philmont
COPE Course and Scout Skills for scouts that are working on the following ranks: Scout, Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class.
Gus Blass Scout Reservation
Short-Term Camping Area
Parade Field 3, Yucca Flat, Quails Roost, Pine Flat Campsites
Meet Friday (3/12) at 5:30 at the Church. Depart at 6:00.
Sunday 3/14 afternoon TBD. There is a COPE program Sunday morning and we are not sure when it will end. Watch your email for the return time on Sunday.
$10 Scout Skills, $35 COPE, plus money for McDonalds if time allows.
Please complete the attached COVID Camp participant Risk Statement.
We will be following the BSA and Department of Health guidelines as our safety plan.
Everyone will be expected to have a mask and wear it when needed.
Food will be individually purchased and cooked separately from others. We will not be utilizing patrol boxes so bring your own utensils and anything that you require for your meals.
Please have a conversation with your scout before departure so that the rules are clearly understood.
Fishing Pole for Scout Skills Participants.
See Campout Checklist on our website.
Eat supper before you arrive on Friday. There is a chance we will depart after lunch on Sunday. Be sure to bring lunch on Sunday.
COPE Participants need to plan for quick meals.
Scout Skills Participants will have more time to cook.
Each scout will be responsible for providing food for the following meals:
Saturday Lunch (Cold that will fit in a Daypack)
Money for McDonald’s on Sunday.
Friday: High, Upper 50’s, Low Upper 40’s. 50% chance of rain at night.
Saturday: High, mid 60’s. Low 40’s. Cloudy
5:30 – Meet at church, pack trailers.
6:00 – Depart from church.
7:00 – COPE Check-in and Program Starts
COPE and Scout Skills
COPE program wrap-up