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Camp Aquehonga / TMR


Located in Narrowsburg, NY, 135 miles northwest of New York City,
Camp Aquehonga (or AQ) is part of the Ten Mile River (TMR) Scout Camp ComplexOver 12,000 majestic acres provide a unique camping and wilderness experience for the Scouts. Mountain biking, cliff rappelling, boating on Half Moon Lake and swimming in an Olympic size pool with a three-story slide are just some of the activities here. Troop 71 makes its home at Campsite 10 across from the sports field. Scouts practice patrol cooking at Camp Aquehonga, as there is no dining hall, or enjoy pre-cooked dinner served out of "heater stacks".  And check out some great history below!


Troop 71 will be attending Camp Aquehonga (AQ): July 28 to August 3, 2019 (Sun. to Sat.)




  • Leader: ASMs Ted Boutzalis & Mike Gawley
  • Our site is Campsite 10.  Scouts tent in pairs in the canvas platform tents.  Please review the Program Guide below for details about this year's many programs, events and activities at camp.
  • Cost: $450 if paid by 5/23/19; $500 if paid after 5/23/19.  Certain merit badges may require additional fees, which will be paid at camp.  Adults are free, but must be fully trained/registered ASMs to attend. 
  • Scouts must select their merit badges months before so we can register them.  The merit badge schedule is below.  Scouts should complete the registration form themselves.
  • NOTE: Scouts are expected to stay the entire week of camping, unless they have received clearance ahead of time to leave early for exceptional circumstances.
  • Scouts and leaders attending camp must supply the AQ health/medical forms Parts A, B & C PLUS OTC section at the end.  Start at our Quick Tips page before submitting any health forms.
  • SUMMER CAMP FINAL PLANNING MEETING: 6/27 at 7:15, Plandome Village Hall 
    DEADLINES (earlier is appreciated):
Provide the above to ASM Simone in person or mail/drop off (38 Marino Ave, PW, 11050). Once the Scout is registered with the camp, payment is not refundable.

*MAKE M.D. APPOINTMENTS/GET PART C FORM TO M.D. NOW.  



(First year Scouts are offered the New Camper Program (see Guide p. 68) and are strongly encouraged to take the Swimming MB.)


AQ Menu (we are week 4)





 
  


A Blast From TMR's Past!
Enjoy some TMR history by checking out these classic brochure pages from the 1940s and two old waterfront photos. Although the cost has changed, the excitement and fun hasn't!  Also shown are staff photos from 1951 and 1972.  Recognize anyone? (Hint: #5)