Because getting lost is no laughing matter.

May 15-16, 2021

Because getting lost is no laughing matter.

 

Q: Which is smarter, Longitude or Latitude?

A: Longitude, because is has 360 degrees.

 

On this campout we take maps and compass to a whole new level. We will focus on orienteering, map & compass, and nature.  There will be an orienteering course competition between the patrols.  In preparation, Scouts should pages 346-351 and 372-374 in the Scout Handbook about “Navigation”.

 

Participation is mandatory for all scouts.

  • Meet at WCPC at 8:00 a.m.; we will depart no later than 8:30 a.m.

  • Wear Class A (Scout Shirt, Neckerchief, Scout pants, boots.)

  • Bring:

    • Items on the Campout Packing List (See Resources page)

    • Compass

    • BSA 10 Essentials in a backpack

    • Notepad and pen

    • Sack lunch

  • Do NOT bring ipods, electronics

  • Pick up at WCPC approximately 12:30 on Sunday.  Watch for text message Sunday morning with ETA*

 

* Parents:  You must register your cell phone number and      

                    carrier with TeamSnap to receive text updates. 

8-1-8 is Great!

​Advancement  •  Spirit  •  Participation

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