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Nov
13

2017 Fall Campout

Below are details for those who have signed up for this weekend’s campout. 

The theme will be Knights of the Round Table!

  • Price: $20 per person (price Includes all meals)
  • Location: Cub World, 6035 Price Rd. Loveland, Ohio 45140 (Castle)
  • Dates: Nov 18-20, 2017
  • Times: 6:30pm Friday through Sunday 11am

Here is a packing list with some useful items highlighted to combat the cold:

Fall 2017 Campout Packing List

Apr
2

Spring Campout, April 21-22, 2017

Step outside…
 
Follow the Clues…
 
You will need your Scout Skills…
 
To solve the mystery of Caesar Creek…
 
Detectives of Pack 415, do you have the scout skills to solve the case. If you do we need your help. The mystery at Caesar Creek awaits you, grab your gear and setup your base. Join us on 4/21-4/22 at Caesar Creek Park. This is a total family event so siblings are welcome.
 
All Meals are provided for the weekend. As we get closer a detailed email will be sent about needed equipment for the weekend.
 
Event: Spring Campout at Caesar Creek!
Location: 8570 E. SR 73 , Waynesville OH 45068
Dates: April 21st-22nd, 2017
Time: 6:30PM Friday through Saturday 8:00PM
Costs: $15 per person (price includes all meals)
Nov
6

2016 Fall Campout

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What:        Fall Campout (Tent camping on the air force base)
When:       Nov 18th- Nov 20th
Where:      Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
Times:       6:30pm Friday through Sunday 10am
Costs:       $20 per person (Price Includes All Meals)
Activities:
  • Museum Visit (world’s largest military aviation museum)
  • Build an airplane and see who can fly the farthest, but watch out because ground gunners (friendly scouts) are trying to knock you out of the sky
  • Enjoy scout time around the camp fire

Remember, if you have not paid Bari, please send him a check ASAP.

Below are some helpful documents:

base-map

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fall-campout-packing-list

Apr
9

2016 Spring Campout

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What would you do if you had to survive in the wilderness…

…Could you start a file with sticks

…Could you build an emergency shelter

…Could you find water to survive

Join pack 415 during our Spring campout on April 22nd-April24th to find out if you have what it takes to survive.

We are camping at Camp Michaels, a 675-acre camp located in Union, Kentucky. This beautiful camp offers primitive outdoor facilities for those that love to camp.

Location:   Camp Michaels

Address:   3486 Hathaway Road, Union, Kentucky, 41091

Dates:       April 22nd-24th, 2016

Times:       6:30pm Friday through Sunday 10am

Costs:       $20 per person (Price Includes All Meals)

Contact Bari Watckins with questions or last minute sign ups.

Nov
3

Fall Campout Agenda and Packing List

Hi everyone,

Below is the agenda for this weekend’s campout, followed by a packing list. Can’t wait to see everyone there!

Agenda:

Friday
4:30 PM to 6 PM    Camp set up and prep
6 PM to 7 PM    Scouts and families arrive
7 PM to 8 PM    Light meal and snacks around the fire

Saturday
6 AM to 7 AM    Prep breakfast
7 AM to 8 AM    Breakfast
8 AM to 9 AM    Craft
9 AM to 10 AM    Spy treasure hunt
10 AM to 11 AM     Free time
11 AM to 12:30 PM    Lunch
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM    Hike
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM    Obstacle spy training course
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM    Free time
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM    Spy battle
5:30 PM to 7 PM    Dinner
7 PM to 8:30 PM    Free time and campfire
8:30 PM to 9 PM    Prep for bedtime
10:00 PM    lights out

Sunday
6 AM to 7 AM    Prep for breakfast
7 AM to 8 AM    Breakfast
8 AM to 9 AM    Pack up and clean up
9 AM to 10 AM    Head Home

Packing List:

Equipment
Backpack (a large sports equipment bag or duffel bag will also work)
Sleeping Bag
Tent (with ground cloth)    We are in cabins don’t need a tent
Closed-Cell Foam Sleeping Pad    Not needed we will have bunkbeds
2 One-Quart Water Bottles (filled)
Flashlight & Extra Batteries
Soap
Toothbrush & Toothpaste
Comb/Brush
Bath Towel
Toilet Paper (half a roll in a zip-lock bag)
Bug Spray
Sunscreen
Small First Aid Kit (optional – the pack will have one)
Camp Chairs (optional – for sitting at campfire)
Bring your own drinking cups

Clothes
Warm Jacket (it can get cold at night)
Raincoat
Wool Sweater, Fleece, or Sweatshirt
Warm Hat (to wear at night when you sleep)
Shorts
Long Pants (bring an extra pair)
Tee Shirts (including one to sleep in)
Long Sleeve Shirt
Socks (bring extras)
Underwear
Sneakers
Hiking Boots (nice to have but not required)

Tips/Reminder
— No electrions allowed for scouts
— Reinforce the principle of the Buddy System with your scout
— Bring your own drinking cups, pack will only have limited supply of disposable cups – think Green
— Line your pack or duffle bag with a trash bag to keep your clothes dry
— Always pack for one season colder than it is. Layer your clothes.
— Scouts are not allowed to have axes at any time
— Pocketknives are permitted only for those scouts that have Whittling Chip Card
Nice to have:
Spare set of clothes for when everything is soaked/dirty (you and your kid)
Bringing a extra canopy or tarp is always welcome!

Oct
26

Fall Campout Nov 6-8

Remember to register by 10/30 for the fall camp out November 6-8! The link is in the right sidebar.