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2018 Spearhead

A Snow Base Program

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Program Highlights

Over the course of this weekend program learn how to stay warm and cozy while sleeping outdoors in winter. Travel to a remote campsite to build your snow shelter, cook outdoors, and participate in winter activities before crawling into a 40 below rated mummy bag for bed.

Possible activities: Winter Shelter Building, Ice Climbing, Kite Flying, Geocaching, Cross Country Skiing, Tubing, Snow Shoeing, Broomball, Team Building Games, Orienteering, Winter Cooking

Grade Level

Recommended for 7th grade and above.

Cost

$79/Participant

Sleeping Arrangements

Sleep inside Friday night and outside Saturday night.

Schedule

Friday
7:30-8 pm Check-in, assign bunks, check out gear, winter weather training. 9:45 p.m. Welcome and Cracker Barrel
10:00 pm Adult leader meeting
11:00 pm Lights out, all quiet

Saturday
8:00 am Breakfast
8:45 am Finish trail preparation
9:30 am All crews on trail
10:30 am Start Shelters/set up camp
12:30 pm Lunch in the crew site
1:00 pm Afternoon activities
5:00 pm Dinner preparation
6:00 pm Evening meal and campfire
8:00 pm Evening star gazing/trek
9:00 pm Lanterns out, all quiet

Sunday
7:45 am Breakfast
8:45 am Break camp, leave for Base Camp
10:00 am Arrive at Base Camp/check in gear
12:00 pm Banquet
Trading Post open 11-12 am & 1-1:30 pm
1:00 pm Clean Up
1:30 pm Depart for home

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