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Fall Rocket Camp


2017Rocket Camp

Date: 
Saturday October 7-8th 2017

Time: 
Pitch Camp starting at 12pm Saturday.  Break Camp at 10am Sunday.
  • Agenda:  
    • 12:00-1:00 - Arrival and camp set up (bring your own tent and gear)
    • 1:00-1:15 - Flag ceremony 
    • 1:15-3:15 - Rocket launching!!
    • 3:15 - 4:00 Awards Ceremony
    • 4:00-5:30 Free time
    • 5:30:-6:00 Prepare meals
    • 6:00-7:00 Dinner time
    • 7:00-8:30 Free time
    • 8:30 Campfire skits
    • 10:30 absolute lights out for youth
    • Sunday 10:00 am must be already packed up and depart campsite
    • Sunday am-dusk free time in the park on your own if you choose

Who:
All paid re-registered Scouts.  But there is On-site Registration available!!!

Location:  
Bishop Lake Group/Organizational Campground   Link to Map   (This is not the Public Campground.  Then, if you go straight past the Gate House instead of turning right into the parking lot, you can follow the signs to the Group/Organization Campground.

Details:
  • What to bring: 
    • Your completely built, dry, ready to launch rocket that you got at Round up!
    • State Park Vehicle Pass or "Recreation Passport"
    • Swimsuit and fishing poles/bait, if you so desire for free time
    • Chairs if you want to sit
    • Your own tent and gear if you're sleeping over
      • This is a "Rustic Site"
      • Just a grass field with one fire pit for everyone to share
      • Hand pump well water
      • Outhouse
    • Food; there is NO FOOD OR SNACKS provided by the pack for this event
  • The Pack will provide
    • Free Rocket kits for scouts (if there are extra kits, siblings can purchase one for $10 each)
    • Camping fees for everyone
    • Igloo coolers of water
    • Enough firewood for campfire skits

Den Assignments:
None