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April Survivor Man Campout

Troop 494

April 2016 Camp-Out

“Survivor Man - Phillippo Scout Reservation”

Who: Registered Scouts and Scouters

What: Survivor Man Outdoor Activities:

Guided by a Trained US Air Force Life Support Specialist. Including Shelter Building, Fire Building, and Survival Skills.

When: April 22 to 24, 2016

Where: Phillippo Scout Reservation, Canon Falls, MN

Why: To have fun, of course!!

Cost: $35 per Scout, $20 per Adult

Departure: Otter Lake Elem. School on Friday, April 22nd at 6:00pm. Eat supper before arriving.

Returning: Sunday around 12:00pm. Scouts will be dropped off at their homes.

Sign-up: Sign-up sheet will be at the troop meetings. Cancellations after April 19th will be charged $35.

We will be camping in a cabin / tents and enjoying the great outdoors for Survivor Man activities


Scouts should bring:

Complete change of clothes and extra socks

2 underwear

2 pair pants

2 shirts

Sweatshirt and/or jacket


Closed toe shoes – for in camp (optional)

Hiking boats (recommend wearing)

Sleeping clothes

Rain Gear

Hat and gloves

Sleeping bag


Sleeping pad

Scout book



Mess kit, cup, knife, fork and spoon (plastic recommended)

Water bottle

Backpack or duffle bag

Plastic bag for wet clothes

Smellables (personal hygiene):


Soap and washcloth

 Personal medication

Wear Class A uniform with a Class B underneath for traveling

Check the weather forecast to see how cold (or warm) it might get and pack accordingly.

If you have any questions, ask us at the troop meeting, or call Eric Bergquist at 651 329-3270. (email: