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Summer 2018 High Adventure Parent Meetings

In case you missed the parent info nights for those attending summer high adventure, here are the highlights:
  • Charles L Sommers Canoe Base, AKA “Northern Tier” – see Troop calendar
    • Highlights of the trip – see N Tier site
    • Travel will be rental van and estimated final cost is $1,100 per participant. Invoices have been sent.
    • Recommended gear list
    • Medical forms A, B and C are required before school’s out, good for 1 year
    • Swim test can be done at Owasippe, all participants must pass!
    • Physical preparation is strongly encouraged! With extensive paddling and overland canoe/gear portages, both upper body strength and overall endurance will make for a much more enjoyable trip.
  • Paul R. Christen High Adventure Base, AKA “The Summit” – see Troop calendar
    • Highlights of the trip – see Summit site
    • Travel will be rental van and final cost is $1,100 per participant.¬† Invoices will be sent for any outstanding balances.
    • Recommended gear list
    • Medical forms A, B and C are required before school’s out, good for 1 year
    • Swim test can be done at Owasippe, all participants must pass to participate in white water rafting
    • Physical preparation is important, as several miles of daily walking will be expected, plus cycling, climbing and other activities

Contact Jeff Boyle, Asst. Scoutmaster with any questions.

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