Who: ALL Registered Scouts and Scouters
What: Camping, Hiking and Fun with your fellow scouts
When: August 12-14, 2011
Where: Fred C. Anderson Scout Camp
186 Andersen Scout Camp Trail
Located just five miles northeast of Stillwater, Minnesota is Fred C. Andersen Scout Camp. The camp boasts 260 acres along the St. Croix River.
Year-round camping, 17 winterized cabins, campsites, and a one-mile trail to a backpacking campsite make this property one of the most active camps. A trading post with snacks, souvenirs, craft items, and Scouting literature is available upon request and ranger's availability.
The Andersen-Weekes Tree Farm is a 60-acre site of gently rolling hills, open fields and woodlands perfect for camporees, district events and large groups.Why: To have fun and hopefully better weather than April. A chance to tour more of the camp.
Cost: $30 per Scout and $20 per Adult
Departure: Otter Lake Elem. School on Friday, August 12th at 6:00pm. Eat supper before arriving.
Returning: Sunday around 12pm. Scouts will be dropped off at their homes (we need help with drivers both ways!!)
Sign-up: Sheets will be at the troop meetings. All cancellations after Friday, August 5 will be charged $15. All cancellations after Tuesday, August 9th will be charged $30.
This camp trip will consist of sleeping in cabins or in tents. Activities will include hiking to Friendship Point and exploring the camp.
Scouts should bring:
Wear Class A uniform with a Class B underneath for traveling
Check the weather forecast to see how cold it might get and pack accordingly.
If you have any questions, ask us at the troop meeting, or call MarySue Abel at 651-253-0134. (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)