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April 2019 Campout Information

posted Mar 25, 2019, 2:23 PM by Webmaster Troop253

April 2019 Campout - TRIP INFORMATION

WHEN: APR 26-28, 2019
WHERE: Fort Meigs Historic Site, 29100 W River Rd, Perrysburg, OH 43551
ACTIVITY: Live the Life of a Soldier; From April 30 through May 9, 1813, 1200 American troops at Fort Meigs battled against the combined forces of British and Canadian soldiers and Native American warriors. Our Scouts will tour this key frontier fortification and experience the life of a soldier and piece together the past by examining historic artifacts. Through these activities the Scouts will begin to unravel the conflicting interests of Native peoples, European empires, and the desires of a young nation.
DEPART: UCC at 5:45pm Friday, APR 26 (PLEASE ARRIVE AT 5:15pm TO PACK OUT)
RETURN: Sunday April 28 approximately 11am.
COST: $40.00 per Scout, $35.00 per adult - Includes transportation, camping rental, food, and “Life of a Soldier” program fee. MONEY: Is due on or before Monday, 1 April 2019. Make checks payable to BSA Troop 253.
TRAVEL: Pickup Truck, and Car(s). We will travel in Class “A” Uniforms.
PACK: Weather appropriate gear for tent camping. The program runs rain or shine.
ADULT LEADERSHIP: Confirmed for trip – Mr. Mahon
EMERGENCY POINT OF CONTACT: Mr. Mahon; (C) 216-346-3446