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Mar
3
Mon
2014
Leawood City Council Flag Duty – Cobra Patrol @ Leawood City Council
Mar 3 @ 7:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Mar
6
Thu
2014
Load Truck – Cobra Patrol @ South KC Storage
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Load Truck - Cobra Patrol @ South KC Storage | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

All members of the Cobra Patrol and all Quartermasters

Meet at the Troop Equipment Locker – 133rd & Holmes

Load Truck – Cobra Patrol @ South KC Storage
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Load Truck - Cobra Patrol @ South KC Storage | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

All members of the Cobra Patrol and all Quartermasters

Meet at the Troop Equipment Locker – 133rd & Holmes

Mar
7
Fri
2014
Jacob’s Cave Campout @ Jacob's Cave
Mar 7 @ 5:30 pm – Mar 9 @ 10:00 am

Jacobs Cave_300x300Jacob’s Cave Camp Info

March 7-9, 2014

 

 

Fri. Departure:  Departure from Price Chopper at 133 & Mission at 5:30pm.

Sat. Departure (Mustang’s only): Departure from Price Chopper at 133 & Mission at 8:30 a.m.

Sun. Return:  We will return home after we break camp Sunday, around 11:30am.

 

Camp Credit

  • Be present at roll call Friday night at camp at 9pm and Saturday morning at camp at approx. 10am.
  • Be present for final roll call Sunday morning prior to check out.
  • If you plan to arrive late, leave during the campout, or leave early Sunday, you must contact our Scoutmaster, Rob Day, by 8am Friday, March 7th or you may not get credit for the campout:

 

Activities for Non-Mustangs:

  • Friday night arrival: Cold weather, dark camp setup
  • Saturday morning:  Cook breakfast, clean breakfast dishes, clean cooking areas
  • Saturday starting From 10:30am to 5pm, in groups of 15:  Guided Cave Tours & Guided Spelunking, including hot shower after cave spelunking
  • Saturday (while not in the cave):  Hiking
  • Saturday lunch: lunch break (bring your own sack lunch)
  • Saturday dinner:  6pm (isn). Cook dinner, clean dinner dishes, clean cooking areas.
  • Saturday evening:  campfire (with skits).
  • Saturday night:  Sleep in tents (not in the cave)
  • Sunday:  Cook Breakfast, clean dishes, clean cooking area, break camp, clean entire campsite
Special Section for MUSTANGS only
     1) Camp Credits: (Mustangs)
           * Be present at roll call on arrival at campout Saturday morning approximately at 11 am.        
     2) Activities (Mustangs)
       *Saturday late morning arrival starting at approx. 11am till 1pm: Set up tents, review gear brought tenderfoot requirements 1 & 2 and lunch break (bring your own sack lunch)
       *Saturday starting From 1:00pm to 5pm, in groups of 15: Guided Cave Tours & Guided Spelunking, including hot shower after cave spelunking.
            *Saturday starting from 1:00pm to 5pm: Those scouts, not on tour, will work on tenderfoot requirements 4ab, 6 & 8 
       *Saturday dinner: Scouts assist old goats in preparing meal, use of troop stove & clean up
       *Sunday: Scouts assist old goat patrol in preparing breakfast, clean up, clean cooking area, brake camp,
              clean entire campsite

Food/Cooking Format non-Mustangs

  • Friday Dinner: - Eat prior to arrival
  • Saturday Breakfast - Scouts will cook with patrols, adults will eat with old goat patrol.
  • Saturday Lunch – Everyone bring a sack lunch. Scouts have option of cooking in patrols for cooking merit badge credit.  Arrange with SPL and PL.
  • Saturday Supper: Scouts will cook with patrols, adults will eat with old goat patrol.
  • Sunday Breakfast:  Scouts will cook with patrols, adults will eat with old goats.

Equipment Needed – EVERYONE

Cave Exploration

  • Set of OLD CLOTHES for cave exploring & bag to store them in afterwards.  These clothes will be DIRTY.
  • Change of clothes to change into after cave exploration
  • Hard Hat (bike helmet OK)
  • Headlamp
  • Jersey Gloves (light garden gloves ok)
  • Knee pads

 Camping

Bring and wear cold weather clothing, extra dry clothing to change into at night (socks, sweats, long sleeve t-shirts, stocking hats, etc.), cold weather sleeping bag, ground mat, mess kit, and rain gear.  Consult your Scout Handbook for a complete list and check the weather forecast.  Patrols will work together to see that patrol tents are brought to camp by assigned patrol members. If you have tents and tarps, make sure they make it to this campout even if you aren’t attending.  Call your Patrol Leader, if he doesn’t call you by Wednesday,  March 5th.  Patrol Quartermasters must speak to the Troop Quartermaster if any additional equipment is needed (i.e. cooking grates, bricks, tent poles, tent pegs, tarps, tents).  Paper goods & cups will not be provided.

Troop Policy: NO Lighter Fluid, “Match-light”, or accelerant to be used.

Charcoal chimneys are provided by the Troop

Registration

Please sign-up by using the new Campout Signup Form.  

If you have already signed an would like to Withdraw your registration, please use this form.

Cost

The cost for Scouts is $30.00 (food purchased by the Patrol is not included in this amount). The cost for adults is $45.00.  There is no discount for not taking the cave tour.  Your Troop account will be billed by Julia Day, Treasurer.

Coordinating Patrol

The coordinating patrol will be the Cobra Patrol.  One of the parents of a Cobra Scouts will need to drive the troop truck to and from the campout. The Cobra Patrol Scouts and ALL quartermasters are responsible to load the truck on Thursday, March 6th at 6:00pm and unload the troop truck on Sunday morning.

Directions 

127 miles, Approx 2 hours 18 minutes from Price Chopper in Leawood.

Price Chopper
13351 Mission Rd, Leawood, KS 66209‎
1.
Head north on Mission Rd toward W 133rd St
go 354 ft
total 354 ft
2.
Take the 1st right onto W 133rd St
About 3 mins
go 1.3 mi
total 1.4 mi
3.
Turn left onto State Line Rd

Entering Missouri
About 6 mins
go 3.3 mi
total 4.6 mi
4.
Slight right to merge onto I-435 E/US-50 E
About 4 mins
go 3.6 mi
total 8.2 mi
5.
Keep right to continue on I-470 E/US-50 E, follow signs for Interstate 470 E/Lee’s Summit/Grandview/U.S. 71 S
About 6 mins
go 6.5 mi
total 14.7 mi
6.
Take exit 7A to merge onto US-50 E toward Sedalia
About 1 hour 10 mins
go 72.2 mi
total 86.9 mi
7.
Turn right onto Harding Ave
go 282 ft
total 87.0 mi
8.
Continue onto State Hwy M
About 10 mins
go 9.1 mi
total 96.1 mi
9.
Slight right to stay on State Hwy M
About 12 mins
go 10.0 mi
total 106 mi
10.
Turn right onto MO-135 S
About 5 mins
go 4.7 mi
total 111 mi
11.
Turn left onto MO-135 S/MO-52 E

Continue to follow MO-52 E
About 11 mins
go 9.5 mi
total 120 mi
12.
Turn right onto MO-5 S
About 6 mins
go 5.2 mi
total 125 mi
13.
Turn left onto State Hwy TT/Hwy Tt
About 3 mins
go 0.8 mi
total 126 mi
14.
Turn right to stay on State Hwy TT/Hwy Tt

Destination will be on the right
About 3 mins
go 1.0 mi
total 127 mi
23114 Hwy Tt, Versailles, MO 65084‎
Apr
3
Thu
2014
Load Truck – Alligator Patrol @ South KC Storage
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Load Truck - Alligator Patrol @ South KC Storage | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Load Truck – Alligator Patrol

All members of the Alligator Patrol and all Quartermasters

Meet at the Troop Equipment Locker – 133rd & Holmes

Apr
4
Fri
2014
Order of the Arrow Tapout Campout @ Camp Timberlake
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
Order of the Arrow Tapout Campout @ Camp Timberlake | Stilwell | Kansas | United States

Please sign-up online using registration link here.

No shows and cancellations after April 3rd will be charged the full amount.  If you need to arrive late, leave early or leave during the campout, you MUST contact our Scoutmaster, Rob Day, scoutmaster@bsatroop10.org,   before 8:00am Friday April 4th  or you may not get credit for the campout.

 

Cost:              $22.00+3.00=$25.00  Mustang Patrol Scouts, All Adults and SPL Staff

$10.00+$3.00=$13.00 All other Troop 10 Scouts (plus patrol food costs)

 

The campout fee will be charged to your account by Julia Day, Troop Treasurer

 

 

Activities & Schedule: 

            Mustang Patrol Scouts: (Arrive Saturday morning & depart Sunday morning)

  • If you took a Troop tent home, you must bring it to this campout or arrange for someone to bring it.
  • Meet at Price Chopper at 133 & MIssion at 7:30am, Saturday Morning
  • Depart from the Price Chopper at 8:00AM SHARP!!!
  • Arrive at CampTimberlake and set-up camp
  • Work on Scout skills & early rank advancement.
  • Work on cooking skills  (see below)
  • Fishing – bring own tackle & bait
  • Attend and witness Order of the Arrow Tapout Ceremony (in Class A Uniform)
  • Cracker-barrel Saturday evening.

 

            All Other Troop 10 Scouts: (Arrive Friday evening, Saturday & depart Sunday morning)

  • Arrive at CampTimberlake Friday evening and set up camp.
  • ALL OA Members, Prepare for ceremony & build campfires
  • OA Ordeal Members: Receive Brotherhood Study Materials in preparation for Induction Weekend.
  • ALL OA Members; Participate and perform Tapout Ceremony.  Tribal attire or Class A with OA Sash & Coups.
  • Non OA Members; Help Mustang Scouts & Attend OA Tapout Ceremony. Class A uniform required.
  • Fishing (as time allows) – bring gear & bait
  • Cracker-barrel Saturday evening.

 

            Other Activities:

  • Fishing in CampTimberlake’s well stocked Lake
  • Work on Fishing Merit Badge
  • Orienteering course for Mustang rank advancement.  Bring a compass if you have one
  • Conservation project

 

 

 

MEAL PLAN: 

            Friday Supper:  Eat before you arrive

 

            Saturday Breakfast:

Patrols plan and prepare a Hot Breakfast

Mustang Scouts & Parents eat before you meet at PSMS

Adults & SPL Staff will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” Patrol.

            Saturday Lunch:

Scouts:  Bring a sack lunch, or make arrangments to cook lunch if the meal is needed for cooking or camping merit badge.

Adults & Mustangs:  Mustangs will cook hamburgers for the Old-Goats and the Mustangs.

            Saturday Supper:

Patrols plan and prepare a hot supper

Mustang Scouts will prepare a hot supper – the food will be provided

Adults & SPL Staff will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” patrol.

 

            Sunday Breakfast:

Patrols plan and prepare a hot breakfast

Mustang Scouts will prepare a hot breakfast – the food will be provided

Adults & SPL Staff will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” Patrol.

Troop Policy: NO Lighter Fluid, “Match-light”, or accelerant to be used.

Charcoal chimneys are provided by the Troop

 

Equipment Needed: 

 Mustang Patrol Scouts: (consult your Scout Handbook for a complete list)

  • Cold/Cool weather clothing and extra dry clothing to change into at night
  • Sturdy Boots or shoes and an extra pair of shoes.
  • Sleeping Bag – (weather appropriate) and ground mat.
  • Mess Kit (bowl, plate, insulated cup, knife, fork, spoon)
  • Rain Gear
  • Canteen or water bottle
  • Compass
  • Fishing tackle & bait
  • Troop Tents & ground cloth (if you took one home last month)
  • SCOUT HANDBOOK and PEN (mark book with your name)
  • Field Uniform (Class “A”) for Saturday Night Ceremony

 

All Other Troop 10 Scouts:

  • Same equipment as above
  • Patrol tents & tarps (check to make sure ALL parts are present)
  • Patrol Cook Boxes (cleaned & stocked)
  • Food for all meals
  • OA Members need to bring tribal attire if you have it.
  • OA Members – Remember to bring your OA Sash.
  • Field Uniform (Class “A”) for Saturday Night Ceremony (if not in tribal attire).

 

 

Patrols must make sure that patrol tents and cooking boxes are brought to camp by assigned patrol members.  If you have Patrol Equipment (tents, tarps, stoves, cooking equipment), make sure it makes it to this campout even if you aren’t attending.  Contact your Patrol Leader, if he doesn’t call you by Wednesday, April 2nd.    Patrol Quartermasters must speak to the Troop Quartermaster, Jeromy Rutledge, quartermaster@bsatroop10.org , if ANY additional equipment is needed (i.e. cooking grates, bricks, tent poles, tent pegs, tarps, tents).

 

 

Coordinating Patrol:   The coordinating patrol will be the Alligator Patrol. Alligator Patrol Scouts and ALL quartermasters are responsible for loading the Troop Truck on Thursday, April 3rd at 6:00pm and unloading the truck on Sunday morning after the campout.  The Alligator Patrol must arrange for someone to drive the truck to the campout.  The Troop Truck and locker are located at the storage facility at 133rd and Holmes Road.

 

NOTE TO NEW SCOUTS (MUSTANG PATROL)

The Troop has a large stock of equipment we use on our campouts and other outings.  We provide: tents, ground cloths (tarps), cooking equipment, water coolers, propane lanterns, tables, toilet paper, cleaning supplies, first aid supplies & shelters for all Scouts.  Adults must bring their own equipment (tent, ground cover, plates, spoons, etc.)  On this Campout, Mustang Patrol Scouts will be cooking their own Supper & Breakfast.  Troop 10 will purchase the necessary food and provide the needed cooking equipment.  Plenty of older Scout & Adult supervision will be provided.  Troop 10 Chair Policy:  We honor our Eagle Scouts by allowing them to use chairs with backs.   Any Scout who is not an Eagle must use a tripod-type camp stool.  Adults should bring their own camp chair.

 

 

THE TROOP DOES NOT SUPPLY PLATES, BOWLS, CUPS, KNIVES, FORKS OR SPOONS !!!

ALL SCOUTS, LEADERS & PARENTS MUCH BRING THEIR OWN UTENSILS !!!

 

 

Directions: Go south on US HWY 69.  Exit on 179th.  Head West for LESS THAN 1/8 mile.  Turn left (south) into Camp Timberlake entrance.  It is the first left you can take on 179th after HW 69.