Twenty Mile Hike in Marin & San Francisco - Saturday April 20, 2019
(NOTE: This SignUpGenius closes on Friday, April 19)
Troop 15 -
As we prepare for Philmont, it's important to get out and hike. This 20 mile hike will take place in Marin & San Francisco from the Larkspur Ferry Terminal to the San Francisco Ferry Terminal.
It will also satisfy the final hike requirement for the Hiking Merit Badge.
TIMES on Saturday April 20:
Departure: 7 a.m.
Return: 4:35 p.m.
Detailed Trip Plan:
We will meet at the Larkspur Ferry Terminal at 7 a.m. and then hike through Sausalito to the Golden Gate Bridge. From there we'll take a route through the Presidio, past the Yoda Fountain, and through the Palace of Fine Arts to the Embarcadero, ending at the SF Ferry Terminal.
We will take the 3:45 p.m. ferry back to Larkspur, arriving at 4:35 p.m.
Tickets are $6.00 for youth and $12.00 for adults. Please bring CASH.
- Money for the ferry & for snacks, too.
- Water - plenty
- Sun protection (e.g. sunscreen, hat, sunglasses)
- Trail Bag Lunch, energy bars
- Scout Essentials especially small First Aid Kit, Compass & Map of the area
- Small daypack for your gear
- Appropriate footwear (e.g. hiking boots)
- Check the weather & layer appropriately (e.g. if fog is called for, make sure you've got a shell)
Continuing Permission Slip Confirmation
By signing up for this activity, I hereby agree that the Continuing Medical Release and Permission Slip I previously signed and delivered to the Troop 15 Committee applies to this activity and state the following with respect to this activity: I understand that participation in Scouting activities involves a certain degree of risk and can be physically, mentally, and emotionally demanding. I have carefully considered the risk involved and hereby give consent for myself or my child to participate in these activities. I also understand that participation in these activities is entirely voluntary and requires participants to abide by applicable rules and standards of conduct. I release the Boy Scouts of America, the local council, the activity coordinators, and all employees, volunteers, related parties, or other organizations associated with the activity from any and all claims or liability arising out of this participation. In case of emergency involving my child, I understand every effort will be made to contact me. In the event I cannot be reached, I hereby give my permission to the medical provider selected by the adult leaders in charge to secure proper treatment, including hospitalization, anesthesia, surgery, or injections of medication for my child. Medical providers are authorized to disclose to the adults in charge examination findings, test results, and treatment provided for purposes of medical evaluation of the participant, follow-up and communication with the participant's parents or guardian, and/or determination of the participant's ability to continue in the program activities.