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Caving Trip 2011

posted Jan 10, 2011, 12:16 PM by Website Troop433ga
Our next camping trip is to Raccoon Mountain, January 14-16, 2011. This is a caving trip and the cost is estimated at about $75 per boy.

  • Meet at Publix on Woodlawn, Thursday (Jan 13) at 7 PM to buy food for the trip.
  • Meet at the Church on Friday at 5:30 PM to leave for Raccoon Mountain.
  • Estimated cost of $75/boy will cover camping fee, caving fee, food, and travel gasoline.
  • Currently 8 boys signed up to go. We have room for at least 4 more. Sign up on the website.
Two nights of camping on January 14 and 15, at $3.50 per person, per night,
and a gypsum crawl tour on January 15th at 11:00 AM, admission $36.00 per person, with one
leader being admitted free with every ten guests who pay (eleventh person).
To get to our campground from Marietta, take I-75 North to I-24 West.   Using an exit ramp on
the left side of the road, take I-24 to Exit 174, turn right at the bottom of the exit ramp, go for
1.3 miles, there will be a big billboard about our campground and directions to turn left onto
West Hills Drive.   Turn left, then continue on West Hills Drive, and you will see signs for our
campground and caverns.    Follow the signs to the campstore to check in for camping.
About the waiver forms, please go to, click on the tab 'scouts/youth groups,
then 'waivers.'    There will be forms for adults and children which you can download.
Please register for camping trips by clicking the "Trip Reservations" link on the left-hand menu and select the "Trip Reservation Sign-up Form". Then add your name to the appropriate column on the form.