1) Please RSVP (Scout and parent) so we know how much food to buy (Dinner and Breakfast). Parents are welcomed, but not required to attend.
Let me know if your Scout needs a ride up and or back from Camp Trask.
2) If you have not completed the newBSA Medical form for your scout
please bring it.
Please turn in the new BSA Medical Form before going, parents complete Parts A and B
Thank you, Dave
Troop 373 Tenderfoot overnight camp
When: March 15-6 2018 Friday to Sat. Breakfast. 9:00 am back at Church at 11 am
To Carpool be at the North Church Parking lot at 5pm - If you can drive scout to Trask, please let me know,
(You may depart sooner in the
morning if you need to, come and go or stay a second night (Sat-Sunday) if you wish)
Scouts are encourage to stay a long as they can. to leanr camping skills ! The Troop departs Sunday at 10:30am
What: Scouts will set up camp - tents, cook dinner and breakfast to complete the Tenderfoot Rank.
Cost: $20.00 person for two meals and the overnight camping (or $4.00 per meal if not camping.)
Where: Camp Trask (Camp Trask in is Monrovia Canyon. Do not pay parking at the gate.)
Who: 1st Year Scouts and those working on Tenderfoot.
Parents are welcomed to stay overnight (But are Not required to) or may join us just for dinner. Parents need to bring their own tents. Scouts will use the troop tents.
Contact: RSVP Email or David Sargent 6 2 6 . 3 51 -0 8 5 2 Cell 6 2 6. 5 3 3 7523
Bring: Scout handbook, sleeping bag and sleeping pad, Water and what 10 ESSENTIALS you may have on hand.
The Scout (10) ESSENTIALS
Anytime you hike, bike, backpack or venture into the wilderness, remember
carry the Scout (10) Essentials:
____ 1. Water
____ 2. Map & Compass (map often provided by the Troop) (BSA type Compass see below)
____ 3. Flashlight/batteries
____ 4. Knife, pocket
____ 5. First Aid Kit, small (Medication if any you are taking)
____ 6. Extra Clothing (Jacket) (and - or rain poncho/solar blanket )
____ 7. Trail food - (and if told to Matches, normal NO)
____ 8. Sunscreen/Sunglasses
____ 9. Rain Gear - Also can be two large trash bags or rain poncho/solar blanket
___ 10. Whistle (and Mirror unbreakable)
Other important items:
____ tissue/toilet paper & zip lock baggy
____ lip balm
____ Sun glasses
___ Day pack to put the stuff in
Even though there are more than ten items the troop's scout essentials,
are often cited as the 10 Essentials. Each scout shall be responsible for
having in their possession the required Scout Essentials at each camp-out
or hike activity of the troop unless advised otherwise by their junior
or adult leader.
BSA Type Compass