Deadline to sign-up is March 23rd.
Calling all ye mates that are ready and willing to embark on an ocean adventure.
For all of ye who have already embarked on an adventure to Philmont, Northern Tier, or Summit Betchel or for those who intend to do so in the future, this is your chance to work towards getting your Triple Crown National High Adventure Award (Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base) or your Grand Slam National High Adventure Award (Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base, Summit Betchel.
Don’t miss this opportunity! It is bound to be another life changing, memory making Troop 10 adventure!
Troop 10 has 2 crews (6-8 people per crew) that will be going to Sea Base for the Out Island Adventure on Big Munson Island March 11-17. We will have an optional 1-2 nights at Key West prior to arriving at Sea Base.
Out Island Adventure
MUNSON! Along with your assigned island mate, your crew will paddle a Polynesian war canoe more than five miles to a primitive barrier island located in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary for an epic high adventure experience.
Upon arrival at Big Munson Island, your unit will camp under a canopy of gumbo limbo trees, mangroves, and lush vegetation. Endangered Key Deer will pass through your campsite along with hermit crabs and vaca coons. Each day will be action packed. From Big Munson Island your crew will ocean kayak, board a large vessel to access the Florida Barrier Reef to snorkel, board a Sea Base vessel for a fishing excursion, shark fish, paddle to Munson Rocks for a night snorkel, and explore the largest wilderness on Earth. The ocean.
Big Munson Island is a 110 acre uninhabited island owned by BSA in the Florida Keys. This will truly be a remote experience with only Troop 10 crews and their Sea Mates.
You must be 13 years old and have completed the Eighth Grade or 14 years by March 2018 to participate. A minimum of 2 registered adults per crew is required. You must be able to pass the BSA swim test prior to departure.
Cost is $7,025 per CREW with an individual cost of $878-1,171 depending on crew size. Airfare and land travel expenses are estimated to be approx. $700.
To reserve a place on a crew a $150 non-refundable deposit must be paid by March 23. This may be paid by check made payable to Troop 10 or paypal (there will be approx. 3% convience fee added on with paypal). Subsequent payments will be due in August and December.
For questions and sign up, contact Krista Cox, T10 High Adventure Advisor