Grayson Highlands Trip
On May 1st-3rd the Troop will backpack and hike at Grayson Highlands State Park in Mouth of Wilson, VA. This park is near Mount Rogers and Whitetop Mountain, Virginia’s two highest mountains. Learn more about this location: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/grayson-highlands.shtml#general_information The boys will meet Monday April 27th to discuss menus so please sign up before the meeting. Cost is $80
April Lock In
Meet at the Scout Hut at 5:30 ready to go. Shuttles are reserved to take the boys to Sports Connection in Ballantyne. The boys will bowl and play arcade games. They will also eat there. They will return to the church and spend the rest of the time playing pool, air hockey, playing video games and watching movies. Pickup will be the next morning at 10am. The cost is $22 **Dinner is not included in the price. Have your son bring money so that they can order off the menu at Sports Connection**
Blue Hole Super Trip
Troop 112 – We have confirmed our reservation for the “Supertrip” / Blue Hole camp. As the older scouts will attest, this is a great time with lots of activities.
Dates: Tuesday, July 21 (depart in morning, arrive in afternoon) – Sunday, July 26 (depart in morning, arrive in afternoon)
Duration: 6-day, 5-night
Food: Provided by the camp
Cost: $360 per scout or adult Pay thru PayPal in April and two more payments will automatically be billed in May and June.
Location: In the Cherokee National Forest located at the intersection of the NC, TN and GA borders (approximately 4.5 hours away).
The following is the tentative schedule
Tue: Drive/Arrive at camp
Wed: Rafting Nantahala
Thur Morning: High Adventure Ropes Course; Afternoon: Open
Fri: Middle Ocoee Rafting Trip (12+ years old, previously stated as 13+ in error)
Sat Moring: TBD-Horseback riding or mountain biking; Afternoon: Open
Sun: Drive/Arrive at church
Other activities during free time
– Swimming and Blobbing at the Lake
– 18-hole Disc Golf Course
Belk Scout Camp – Webelos Crossing Over
The theme for our March 27-29 Outing is “Webelos II Crossover Ceremony” and will be held at Belk Scout Camp. There are many activities planned throughout the weekend with our Pack 112 Webelos IIs to include Scouting skills (Totin’ Chip, knots/lashings, & camping/backpacking), Belk Climbing Tower (climbing/rappelling/zip lining), and Crossover Ceremony. Don’t miss out on this special opportunity for Scouting fellowship with our Webelos IIs and earning rank requirement/Scouting skills signoffs. Cost is $60.
Camp Daniel Boone – 2nd and 3rd Payments
You need to make your next payment for summer camp by February 9th. One month later the final payment will be made automatically. Please use the PayPal button below.
Crowders February Backpacking Trip
Test your hiking, camping on backpacking skills on Crowders Mountain’s challenging trails. February 13,14, and 15. We will depart around 5:00 Friday and return Sunday afternoon. Cost for this trip will be $45 per scout. Please sign up and pay by Sunday February 8th at 6PM.
2015 Recharter Fees
January 2015 Ski Trip
The Mecklenburg Boy Scouts have put together a package deal at Winterplace Ski Resort for all Boy Scouts and their families for Monday, January 19th. So, the boys have planned a trip around the “deal”. They will leave on Sunday, January 18 and head up Winterplace,WV. In years past, they have stayed at Westminister Presbyterian church (hopefully this will happen again) on Sunday night and gotten up early on Monday to ski all day. The boys will return MOnday night.
The trip includes the following: transportation to/from Charlotte to Winterplace
a place to sleep on Sunday night
dinner Sunday night, breakfast Monday morning and dinner Monday night
The Boy Scout Ski package (all day ski pass, rental of skis, boots, poles and helmet, group lesson, meal voucher for lunch on the slopes)
The price for the trip is $110 for all scouts. If additional family members want to participate, it will be $60 per person. Family members will have to provide their own lodging, travel and meals (except for the meal voucher for lunch on Saturday).
The deadline for signing up will be January 9th as I have to get a check to the council by then. After that date, those interested will have to contact the council directly and pay an additional $10.
Once I have paid, the fees are nonrefundable (as per the BS refund policy).
I will let you know once I have confirmed the lodging. If the church is not available, the trip price may increase.
2014 December Belk Camp 0ut
Scouts get ready to have a great weekend at Belk Scout Camp December 12, 13, and 14th. Please pay with the PayPal link below by Sunday December 7th. Cost will be $55 per scout.
Summer Camp 2015 – Camp Daniel Boone
Prepare yourself for a week of High Adventure, June 16th through the 20th, at Camp Daniel Boone. In order to get started, we need your commitment to attend and a first payment of $110 by December 5th. You have the option to pay in full as well. The first payment of $110 is non-refundable, (Sorry, Camp Daniel Boone Policy). Please use the PayPal button below and prepare for adventure!!! The next payment will be due 2/6 and the third payment due 4/10.