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TROOP 258 HIGH ADVENTURE TRIPS FOR 2016

posted Dec 15, 2014, 7:12 PM by Choong Yim   [ updated Dec 15, 2014, 7:33 PM ]

MANDATORY SCOUT AND PARENT HIGH ADVENTURE MEETING:

 

Date:                    December 18, 2014

Time:                    7:30 to 8:30 PM

 

Location:              SHEET METAL WORKERS’ LOCAL UNION NO. 27

                            322 SQUANKUM-YELLOWBROOK ROAD

                            FARMINGDALE, NJ 07727

 

 If you are thinking of going, YOU AND YOUR PARENT MUST ATTEND.  

  • If you cannot attend due to prior commitment please contact us ASAP.
  •  If you are interested, we will be accepting $100 deposits in January.  Please use a separate check for all High Adventure deposits.
  • Spaces will be limited and will be based on "first come first serve basis" from your deposits.
 

SCOUTS WHO ARE ELIGIBLE: 

Participants must be 14 years old OR completed 8th Grade and be 13 years old by the time of departure.  

 

COST:

Roughly estimated at $1500-$1800 per person depending on trip selected and transportation costs and crew size.  Final cost will be determined by actual expenses at time of booking flights, buses etc.  Some extra equipment or clothing may be required of participant specifically for the trip. We will be fundraising to help defray the trip costs. We have about 18 months to go.


TRIPS for CONSIDERATION: - Please visit their websites in advance.

1) Florida Seabase

2) Northern Tier, Minnesota and Canada

3) Summit-Bechtel Reserve,  West Virginia

4)  Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico

THIS TRIP IS RUN BY MONMOUTH COUNCIL. We will put you in contact will council coordinator on how to proceed if you are interested.


Adults: Will possibly require (2 or 3) per crew, depending on the adventure.  Wilderness First Aid is required (2 day training)
Crew size: Depends on trip
Booking date: Early January 2015
Passports: May be required, depending on trip

Choong Yim
cyimpe@gmail.com
856.669.1265
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