Upcoming Events


Philmont Training - Backpacking:

Start Date: 07/26/21

End Date: 08/02/21

All Day: Yes

Nights: 0

Location: Philmont Scout Ranch, 17 Deer Run Road, Cimarron, NM 87714

Description: The Crews on 7-day treks will hike for 5 days in the backcountry, with an arrival/departure day in Base Camp on each end of the journey. Crews will be welcomed and accompanied by a Philmont Ranger for their first 3 days and will participate in program activities throughout their trek. 7-day treks include multiple itineraries over 50 miles, as well as the 3 hours of conservation work necessary to earn the Philmont Arrowhead Patch.

Schedule: 7-Day expedition will arrive at Philmont, begins with lunch on 7/26/2021 and will depart Philmont after breakfast on 8/2/2021

Event capacity: 5-9 scouts, 2-3 adults, total 8-12 people

Requirement:

Youth need to be 14 years old OR 13 years old and completed 8th grade by 7/26/2021

Philmont strictly enforces the height/weight requirements for youth and adults to benefit the health and safety of participants. Click here to view the Philmont Risk Advisory/Height & Weight Requirements (https://mandrillapp.com/track/click/30263535/www.philmontscoutranch.org?p=eyJzIjoic3BOcm9jajdneHVfaXdCa1RZY1Z4VV9McDEwIiwidiI6MSwicCI6IntcInVcIjozMDI2MzUzNSxcInZcIjoxLFwidXJsXCI6XCJodHRwczpcXFwvXFxcL3d3dy5waGlsbW9udHNjb3V0cmFuY2gub3JnXFxcL3BoaWxtb250dHJla3NcXFwvdHJla3JlcXVpcmVtZW50c1xcXC9oZWFsdGhtZWRpY2FscmVxdWlyZW1lbnRzXFxcL1wiLFwiaWRcIjpcImJjZTdhODkyYjAzMTRkMTY5ZDYyNjA3MTAyNjIzMGNhXCIsXCJ1cmxfaWRzXCI6W1wiNzQzZDMwYjk2YmYwZGU4Yjc5OGI5ODQ3ZWQ1ODk2NzczYzI4ZmRkMlwiXX0ifQ)

Philmont requires two participants in each crew be certified in Wilderness First Aid and two participants be certified in CPR - any two participants (youths or adults)

Cost, paid through a deposit schedule (see below):

- Scouts: $850-$900 per scout depending on how many scouts sign up

- Adults: about $250, the rest will be distributed among the scouts and the troop

Deposit schedule for one person, to be adjusted based on the funding:

- Deposit of $100.00/person due 3/15/2020

- Advance of $310.00/person due 10/1/2020

- Balance of $310.00/person due 3/1/2021


Cycling:

Start Date: 08/21/21-- 11:00AM

End Date: 08/21/21-- 1:30PM

All Day: No

Miles: 7

Location: Half Moon Bay State Beach- Dunes Beach Parking Lot

Description: Ride along the Coastal Trail in Half Moon Bay. The trail is pretty much all paved and all flat and we'll go 3.5 miles out, have lunch, then 3.5 miles back.

See agenda: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ld4jk2KA0D0zNvL3hu_onJFCNrfBPqPphf_9ipsVUTk/edit?usp=sharing

Safety is key, so we'll have a helmet check before the outing and ask you to bring it and essential bike repair items to the outing.

Everyone drives separately and meet at location at 11 am. Scouts may choose to carpool, but make sure you have a way to transport bikes.


Service Project:

Start Date: 09/04/21

End Date: 09/04/21

All Day: Yes

Hours: 4

Location: Danville

Description: The Town of Danville and Kiwanis have decided to partner for a Labor Day Weekend Parade this year to give additional time to plan and allow for vaccinations.

They need scout units (scouts and parents) to help with setup, carrying banners, teardown, monitoring traffic, etc. as in past years.

(Unit registration is now open and as a scout unit chartered by Kiwanis we can register for free as a “Kiwanis Sponsored Group” at the following link: https://www.srvkiwanis.org/store/2021-parade-registration)


Camping:

Start Date: 09/04/21

End Date: 09/06/21

All Day: Yes

Nights: 2

Location: Rancho Los Mochos

Description: A two day camping trip at Rancho Los Mochos


Conservation Project:

Start Date: 09/12/21

End Date: 09/12/21

All Day: Yes

Hours: 4

Location: Half Moon Bay State Beach

Description: A conservation project to help clean up local beach areas (Clean Swell App).


Orienteering Event:

Start Date: 09/18/21

End Date: 09/18/21

All Day: Yes

Location: To be decided

Description: An orienteering event that could possibly include First Aid Second Class 6a-1, 6a-2, 6b-6e.


Camporee 2021:

Start Date: 10/08/21

End Date: 10/10/21

All Day: Yes

Nights: 2

Location: Rancho Los Mochos

Description: A two night camping trip.