Beyond the Basics Camporee - Backpacking Campout Registration
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Beyond the Basics Camporee - Backpacking Campout
Date/Time
Registration Begins
8/14/2019
Last Day To Register
9/25/2019
Location
Buck Hill - 464 Wakefield Road
Pascoag, RI 02859, US
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Beyond the Basics Camporee - Backbacking Campout 

 

WHO - This event is for Scouts BSA, Venture Crews - Youth & Adults


WHAT - Learn the fundamentals of how to backpack and how to prepare for a trek. 


WHERE - Buck Hill -  464 Wakefield Road Pascoag, RI 02859

  • Check-in located at the Dean Cabin - Follow the signs from the Pulver parking
  • Parking available at the Pulver Shelter

WHY - Start the backpacking Merit Badge - we will cover Backpacking Merit Badge requirements 1-9 and 11a. We will have experienced experts in EMT/Wilderness Emergency Medicine, LNT and Backpackers to teach the skills of backpacking and share their fun and experiences.  Participants will receive a partial for the Backpacking Merit Badge. All Scouts completing the course receive a 2019 Beyond the Basics Backpacking patch! 


WHEN - Saturday September 28th, 2019

  • Troops can check in Friday night and stay Saturday night if you are camping with you unit. UNITS OVERNIGHTING SHOULD CONTACT CWILLIA7@GDEB.COM
  • Program instruction begins promptly at 9:00 AM Saturday 
  • Program check-in - 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 
  • Program runs Saturday -  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

HOW - Register online today!

  • Please come dressed in your CLASS B ( Unit T-shirt), bring hiking shoes to do a 2 mile hike. Please dress in layers and bring a large water bottle for the hike. 
  • Includes meals are lunch on Saturday as part of the backpacking trail instruction. 
  • Be sure to bring a pen and paper and if you access to a backpacking pack, please bring one. 
Contact E-mail
Cost
$20.00 per Participant

 

NARRAGANSETT COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

PO Box 14777
10 Risho Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914

Phone:401.351.8700
(In Mass: 508.402.7060)
Fax:401.351.5515
info@narragansettbsa.org
 

WEST BAY SCOUT SHOP

1276 Bald Hill Road, Unit 160
Warwick, RI 02886

Phone:401.821.7005
Fax:401.821.7007
 

EAST BAY SCOUT SHOP

79 Swansea Mall Drive
Swansea, MA 02777

Phone:508.675.1528
Fax:508.675.1834
 

CAMP YAWGOOG 

61 Camp Yawgoog Rd

Rockville, RI 02873

campyawgoog@scouting.org