Gila River District Presents
Spring Camporee 2019
Fortnite Survival Skills Camporee
Saturday March 30 & Sunday March 31
 (Friday March 29th, optional)

Little Grand Canyon Ranch
5950 W Table Mesa Rd.
New River, AZ

OPEN TO: SCOUTS BSA Youth
COST: TBD Register by March 15, 2019

Food is to be supplied by each Troop separately (by request of Troops)

Participating units and individuals are responsible for providing two deep leadership and following the guidelines set forth by the Guide to Safe Scouting and the Sweet 16 of BSA Safety.

Events include Backpacking Skills**, Fire building Skills, Knot Tying Skills, Communication Skills, Shelter Building Skill/Contest, Orienteering Skills, and a surprise group activity!

 **Back packing will be limited to 30 total participants (Youth and Adults). This will take place Saturday night, with return Sunday Morning.  Packing list will be provided to registered participants.

 

Saturday Schedule:
8:00AM Opening Ceremony
8:20AM Activities
10:15AM Service Project
12:00PM Lunch
1:15PM Activities
5:00 PM Dinner
6:30PM Nighttime Activities/Back Packing
7:30PM Campfire Program
9:00PM Lights Out
9:00PM Adult Campfire

Sunday Schedule:
8:30AM Flag Ceremony
8:45AM Worship (As applicable)
9:30AM Activities
12:00PM Lunch
1:30PM Closing Ceremony
2:00-5:00 Clean up and Departure

The Camporee officially starts on Saturday, however, those who want to may arrive early, Friday night and enjoy more camping can. Please RSVP at the time of registration.
In addition, there is opportunity Sunday afternoon for an additional review of the Campsite. There are great hiking trails and Horse opportunities.

HOW TO GET THERE

From Phoenix, take I-17 north to Exit 236 for Table Mesa Rd. Turn left onto W Table Mesa Rd. Turn Right onto N Rock Springs Rd. Turn right onto W Table Mesa Rd. The Dirt Road Ends at Little Grand Canyon Ranch  

For event questions and information please contact:
Misti Nichols at mistnichols.scouting@gmail.com 602-423-4905