Trail to First Class Weekend at Camp Tamarancho on March 20-22 (Webelos invited for March 21)
Sign up for this event closes on March 10.
Scouts and Webelos -
On March 20-22, Troops 15 & 1015 will be camping at the Sunrise campsite in Camp Tamarancho to work on Trail to First Class rank achievements (see below).
The Scouts will head up on Friday & get things ready for the Webelos and their adult partners to come up on Saturday.
The Webelos & their adult partners are encouraged to come up on Saturday and stay for the day, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (not a sleepover for Webelos).
Friday, March 20 - 5:00 p.m. Scouts will meet in the parkling lot of Tamarancho and then walk out to the Sunrise campsite, cook dinner, & make camp.
Saturday, March 21 - 10:00 a.m. Webelos & parents meet at the Sunrise campsite. A hike is planned and some other activities.
Sunday, March 22, 9:00 a.m. - Pick up your Scout at the Camp Tamarancho parking lot.
Depending on what the Troop plans, Scouts may be hiking or using other facilities at the camp.
Cost is $35 per Scout for the weekend, no charge for Webelos or parents. As always, Troop scholarships are available. Email [email protected] and [email protected] to apply before RSVP'ing via SignUpGenius.
For the Webelos, rank advancement in Scouts is a bit different from the Cub Scouts. Here you can work on any of the rank requirements toward First Class in any order:
Second Class: http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/secondclass.aspx
First Class: http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/firstclass.aspx
Scout Handbook - be sure to bring this in order to get your rank advancements signed off
Scout essentials for the hike (listed in your Handbook)
Camping gear including a tent (you can share with a fellow patrol member) & sleeping bag/pad
(Here's a typical camping packing list: http://www.troop15marin.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Typical-Troop-Outing-Packing-List.pdf)
REQUIRED: Class B uniforms for the weekend.
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/Troop 1015/Crew 215 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.
Annual Health and Medical Record Confirmation
By signing up for this activity, I hereby agree that the BSA Annual Health and Medical Record I previously signed and delivered to the Troop 15/Troop 1015/Crew 215 Committee for my Scout or myself applies to this activity, is not expired, and is the complete and appropriate form for this activity.