Archive for the ‘Camping’ Category

Northern Tier 2020 Interest Only Signup

Posted by Brian Hardy on November 15, 2018

Northern Tier High Adventure Base – June/July 2020 – Early Interest Page

Troop 16’s Next High Adventure Awaits!

Troop 16 is seeking boys and adults who are interested in going to Northern Tier High Adventure Base during the summer of 2020. The lottery for treks for 2020 will open on January 8, 2019.  Based on the level of interest we receive, we will enter our Troop in the lottery for treks occurring in late June or early July, 2020. We need to know now how many scouts and adults are interested in going.

See all the details and sign up here

January 2019 – OKPIK

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on October 30, 2018

The January campout will highlight the BSA’s premier winter camping experience, OKPIK!

Held at Camp Tahosa near Ward, CO, OKPIK (pronounced ook-pik) is a weekend winter camping adventure that is attended by scouts from around the nation and we have the good fortune to have it located in our own backyard!

Get all the details in TroopTrack HERE

Summer Camp 2019 Deposit

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on September 18, 2018

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Troop 16 Summer Camp 2019  – July 14th-20th, 2019
Camp Alexander, Lake George, Colorado.

Cost: $390 for scouts, $325 for Adults
A non-refundable deposit of $195 per participate due by November 9th scout meeting. Make your deposit HERE
Mr. Smith is the summer camp Scoutmaster this year: nate_smith@engschools.net, or 303-746-4013
Payment #2 is due March 27th $195 per scout, or $130 for an adult.
Merit Badge Fee Payment is due May 14th.  This will vary depending on class selections.
More info the camp available at: www.pikespeakbsa.org/Camping/SummerCamp/

October 2018 – Shooting Campout – Sign Up Now Open

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on September 18, 2018

The signup for the October campout 19th -21st, Shooting Sports is now open. Boys will be able to work on their rifle and shotgun shooting for the merit badges, or to improve their skills. Each boy attending the campout to shoot must have been through one of Troop 16’s Home Firearm Safety courses. 

Signups for the campout (19-21st)  closes October 9th, at midnight. HERE
Signups for the Home Firearm Safety course (on the 7th) closes October 4th, at midnight. HERE

September 2018 – Rocky Mountain National Park – Signups Now Open

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on July 24, 2018

The September campout will be a visit to the Rocky Mountain National Park.  We will be camping about 25 minutes from the park and visiting the park on Saturday.  Our visit will consist of a tour of the visitor center, hiking, watching the elk in the evening. Families are welcome to join us on Saturday coordinate with the camp Host Nate Smith.

More Info is HERE signups close September 11th

 

August 2018 Camp Out – Pioneering – Signups Now Open

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on July 23, 2018

img-1576smThe sign-up page for the August Pioneering Campout on the 24th-26th is now active! 

We will be building bridges, towers, and maybe even catapults at this campout.  This will be a great opportunity to work on your pioneering skills. 

We will be camping at a new location in Kiowa only 30-40 minutes away.
Parents are welcome to join us during the day.

For camp out, details: CLICK HERE link and dates have been updated.

June 2018 Camp out

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on June 8, 2018

/home/troop27/public html/v3/wp content/uploads/2016/05/lake mcconaughy1Sign-up closes 6-13 Wednesday Night:  The June 2018 campout signup is now open.  Scouts will be able to work on motorboating and watersports merit badges.

This will be a fun-filled weekend that will consist of swimming, water skiing, wakeboarding, kayaking, tubing, with games and a fire on the beach.  

Sign up on Troop Track: HERE   and more info is HERE

Swim tests are required for all Adults and Scouts prior to going into the water for this trip and Summer Camp!

Summer Camp 2018 – Parent Meeting – May 1th(date corrected)

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on April 24, 2018

Attention all parents of scouts attending summer camp , there will be an information meeting to go over camp details and to answer any questions you may have.

Please join at 7:15 pm on May 1st at PUMC. 

April Campout – Sand Dunes Signup is Closed

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on April 6, 2018


 

The April campout will be to one of Colorado’s finest National Parks, The Great Sand Dunes. Join the troop on a weekend that will get sand in your shoes and take a hike to a nice waterfall. For information about the campout and the signup can be found on the informational page.

 

First Year Scouts Campout is Closed

Posted by Jeff Gibbs on March 27, 2018

You’ve crossed over to Troop 16, you’ve signed the paperwork, now it is time to have your first Outing of Scouting. Join us for the first year overnighter where boys will start down their path of scouting and learn the fundamentals of scout skills. There will also be plenty of information for the new adults. Please refer to the informational page for details and the signup.

Troop 16 - Parker's High Adventure Troop