Over the course of this weekend program learn how to stay warm and cozy while sleeping outdoors in winter. Travel to a remote campsite to build your snow shelter, cook outdoors, and participate in winter activities before crawling into a 40 below rated mummy bag for bed.
Possible activities: Winter Shelter Building, Ice Climbing, Kite Flying, Geocaching, Cross Country Skiing, Tubing, Snow Shoeing, Broomball, Team Building Games, Orienteering, Winter Cooking
Recommended for 7th grade and above.
Sleep inside Friday night and outside Saturday night.
7:30-8 pm Check-in, assign bunks, check out gear, winter weather training. 9:45 p.m. Welcome and Cracker Barrel
10:00 pm Adult leader meeting
11:00 pm Lights out, all quiet
8:00 am Breakfast
8:45 am Finish trail preparation
9:30 am All crews on trail
10:30 am Start Shelters/set up camp
12:30 pm Lunch in the crew site
1:00 pm Afternoon activities
5:00 pm Dinner preparation
6:00 pm Evening meal and campfire
8:00 pm Evening star gazing/trek
9:00 pm Lanterns out, all quiet
7:45 am Breakfast
8:45 am Break camp, leave for Base Camp
10:00 am Arrive at Base Camp/check in gear
12:00 pm Banquet
Trading Post open 11-12 am & 1-1:30 pm
1:00 pm Clean Up
1:30 pm Depart for home