Who: All Scouts and Scouters are welcome
What: Hiking, and Backpack Camping
When: June 23rd - 25th, 2017
Where: Devils Track Gorge along the Superior Trail
Why: This a preparation Hike for Philmont High Adventure Campout, Scouts not attending Philmont are welcome to attend as well.
Cost: $35/Scout and $20/Adult
Departure: Otter Lake Elem. School on Friday, June 23rd at 12:00pm. Eat Lunch before arriving. Please arrive 5 minutes early. It is a 4 1/2 Drive and hike to the campsite is required on Friday night as well.
Returning: Sunday around 4 pm. Scouts will be dropped off at their homes.
Sign-up: Sign-up online or on sign up sheet will be at the troop meetings. No shows and cancellations after June 20th will be charged $35
We will be hiking and backpacking along the Superior hiking trail, all gear and food will be carried so pack accordingly. All activities will be outside, so be prepared!
Devil Track River Trail Information
The name of this river comes from the Objiwe. “Devil Track River” is badly mistranslated "Manido bimadagakowini zibi", meaning the ‘spirits (or God) walking-place-on-the-iceriver.’
Scouts should bring:
Wear Class A uniform with a Class B underneath for traveling
Check the weather and pack accordingly.
If you have any questions, ask us at the troop meeting, or call Eric Bergquist at (651)329-3270. (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)