Falls Lake

Destination: Falls Lake (weather forecast, Map to park)
Departing: November 2, 2012 at 4:30pm Daylight Time from Greystone Baptist Church.
Returning: November 4, 2012 after 12pm Standard Time. Set your clocks back 1 hour! Exact return time tbd.
Activities: Scout skills including backpacking fitting, compass and map work (orienteering), hiking preparation.
Cost: $35 per person, not including food. Each scout is responsible for an additional food cost to be determined by patrol.

Pre-Trip Checklist

In preparation for this trip, please follow this checklist:

  1. Confirm your attendance with the Scoutmasters
  2. Complete, with your parent or guardian, an emergency medical treatment form, if you have not completed one or if your current one is more than one year old
  3. Have your parent or guardian sign the permission slip
  4. No later than October 22, 2012, turn in your emergency medical treatment form (if applicable), signed permission slip, and the activity fee
  5. Pack your gear, keeping these suggestions in mind:
    • Pack a duffle bag with clothes and toiletries for a three day, two night camping trip
    • Bring your backpack, suitable for a five mile hike, with realistic weights (10%-20% of your body weight).

    Check the library for helpful planning information!

Additional Details

Patrol Leaders will ask Scouts whose attending and deliver head count to SPL by October 15, 2012.