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2010 Outings

Activity Name Activity Date Waiver, Permission Slips & Money Due
Lattof YMCA Rock Wall & High Ropes Course Day Outing December 11, 2010 December 2, 2010
We have reserved the Adventure Center at the Y for an afternoon of aerial excitement. After some thorough instruction we will alternate from the climbing wall to the high ropes course for a couple of hours. When we have finished, we will top off the afternoon with, what else? PIZZA!!! As usual, adults are welcome to participate. If you come only to watch and eat pizza you still have to fill out the YMCA waiver. The cost of this outing was reduced to $15 - Thanks goes to Troop 23 & a generous donation from the American Legion Post 525!

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form. Also please click here for the liability waiver from the YMCA.

Devil's Lake State Park Outing November 12, 13 & 14, 2010 October 28, 2010
We will camp at Devil's Lake State Park in Wisconsin. The park has a beautiful lake bordered on two sides by two hundred foot high rocky bluffs. We will hike completely around the lake on trails that take you right up to the edge of the bluffs, offering you spectacular views of the lake below and surrounding countryside.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Warren Dunes State Park Outing October 15, 16 & 17, 2010 September 30, 2010
We will camp at Warren Dunes State Park in Michigan. The park has 3 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, 6 miles of trails and numerous sand dunes to climb and explore. The most impressive dune is Tower Hill which stands over 200 feet above the lake. We will also have a patrol competition.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Sugar River State Trail Bike Outing September 10, 11 & 12, 2010 September 2, 2010
We will camp at New Glarus Woods State Park in Wisconsin. We will ride our bikes from our campsite to the Sugar River Trail. Fourteen trestle bridges cross over the Sugar River and its tributaries, while the trail passes by farmlands, woods, rolling hills, scenic meadows, remnant prairies, and glacial topography. We can ride 16 or 23 miles.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Cantigny Park and Museum May 23, 2010 May 13, 2010
We will visit Cantigny Park in Wheaton IL for the day. We will explore the 1st Division Army museum there and climb on tanks and armored vehicles outside. We will also go for a short 2 mile hike. Lunch will be cooked in some fashion in the picnic area, and there may also be some time for some ultimate Frisbee games.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Blackhawk District Camporee April 9, 10 & 11, 2010 March 29, 2010
We will be camping at Camp Indian Trails in Janesville, Wi. The theme of the camporee is “Going Back to 1910”. We will compete in various scout skills as they would be performed in 1910. Our troop is sponsoring the Shelter Building event. This is a celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Boyscouts.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Scout Skills Bong Recreation Area March 12, 13 & 14, 2010 March 4, 2010
We will be camping at the Bong state recreation area in Wisconsin. We will set up various scout skill stations for scouts to learn or practice their scout skills. In addition, we will be going over some of the 1910 style skills for the April Camporee which celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Boy Scouts.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Chicago Orienteering/Scavenger Hunt February 19, 20 & 21, 2010 February 11, 2010
We will be taking the El downtown and do an orienteering /scavenger hunt style activity. We will drive to St. Paul's Church in Lincoln Park Friday night where we will sleep on the floor. Saturday morning we will take the train downtown for the activity. Lunch is included and will be fast food. We will return to the church for pizza dinner, games in the gym and movies.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

Cascade Mountain Ski Outing January 22, 23 & 24, 2010 January 7, 2010
We will ski Saturday at Cascade Mt. in Portage, WI. We will be lodging at the Best Western Countryside Inn in Lodi. Saturday night will consist of pizza for dinner, swimming in the pool, and a movie in the conference room, where we will be sleeping on the floor. A beginners lesson is included and mandatory unless the ski lesson exemption is signed by a parent.

Click here for more outing information, and your permission slip. Also please click here for the liability waiver from Cascade Mountain.. All adults are required to fill out the adult waiver for each outing you can click here to download this form.

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