Young_hiker

May 17-19
Hiking the Ice Age Trail
Northern Kettle Moraine State Forest

 

Schedule:

Meet at church at 5:30 p.m. - Friday, May 17

Return to church at 12:00 noon - Sunday, May 19

 

Cost:

Camping Fees - Boy Scouts = none   Adults = $2

Patrol/adult food cost paid to patrol food shoppers

Adult drivers will need a DNR vehicle admission sticker

Menu Plans: all meals on stove tops

Friday supper - brown bag lunch to eat in cars

Saturday breakfast - cook it by patrols on stoves

Saturday lunch - pack it in camp to eat it on the trail

Saturday supper - cook it by patrols on stoves

Sunday breakfast - cook it by patrols on stoves

Drinks for all camp meals provided by Troop

All patrol food must be in coolers or bags with patrol names

 

Special Equipment:

Come prepared to hike 7-8 miles on the Ice Age Backpacking Trail.  Dress for the weather, including rain gear. 

Old_hiker

Bring good hiking shoes, great SOCKS, small backpacks, trail snacks, water bottles, hats, layered clothing, etc.  The 2nd class hiking/compass requirements can be earned during this hike – bring a compass. 

 

Program:

Saturday - hike         

Sunday - free time, if packed up early

 

Emergency contacts:

Scoutmaster Weber cell phone 414-852-7115   

Hickory Woods Group Campground