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posted Jul 13, 2017, 12:45 PM by Scott Lovell
Our next camping trip is our annual Water Sports trip to lake Allatoona. The trip is the weekend of August 25-27. We will have the opportunity for swimming and canoeing. You will also have the opportunity to compete an Orienteering Course and complete the Wilderness Survival merit badge. Please print out the requirements ahead of time and be prepared with then necessary supplies.

This is a Group Cooking camping trip, and many of you need to participate for your rank advancement. Don't forget to check the Camping Packing List on the Troop website to be sure you bring everything you need for the weekend. Also be sure to sign up for the trip on our Trip Reservations form.

We will shop for food at the Publix at Woodlawn on the Thursday night before the camping weekend. We usually meet at Publix at 7:30 PM. All scouts going on the trip should participate in the food buying trip to Publix.

Publix Shoppting: Thrusday August 24th at 7:30 PM
Departure: Friday August 25th at 6:30 PM
Return: Sunday August 27th around 2:00 PM

Aug 23, 2017
Our trip this weekend is to Lake Allatoona. We have the opportunity on this trip to satisfy many requirements for rank advancement and also gain a merit badge. See details below:

Rank Advancement: First and Second Class Requirements for plan and prepare a meal. Prepare and clean up. Also use of a compass and map orientation will be covered on this trip.

Merit Badge: Wilderness Survival. This MB can be completed on this trip if you bring and demonstrate 3 ways to start a fire, make a personal survival kit and show it to your Scoutmaster. Demonstrate how to treat drinking water and sleep in an outdoor shelter that you made yourself.

Food: We will be shopping at Publix on Woodlawn Thursday night at 7:30 PM. All boys going on the trip should come help buy food for the group.

B: Mountain Man (hash browns and sausage in a Dutch Oven)
L: Sandwiches (ham, turkey, pb&j with chips and gatorade)
D: Chili (meat chili with beans served with tortilla chips and gatorade)
B: Fruit (assorted)
L: Waffle House (bring money)

Scott Lovell,
Aug 18, 2017, 11:34 AM