Sands Point Preserve
Troop 71 will camp at Sands Point Preserve November 18-19, 2023.
Cost is $20 per person. Please RSVP on Scoutbook and Venmo fees to troop account or bring check to meeting. Permission slips required.
What to Bring:
Treat this as a regular camping trip. The weather may vary so check before you leave and pack accordingly. Here's what you need:
frame pack (Troop has several to loan) - personal items must be carried in/on frame pack; new Scouts may use a duffle bag as the cars will be close
floored tent with rain fly (Scouts will tent in pairs)
sleeping bag/camping pillow
water bottle (filled) w caribiner
mess kit w/ utensils (Scouts only)
flashlight/headlamp w/ fresh batteries
personal toiletries (including 1/2 roll toilet paper)
hiking boots/hiking socks
Scout pants/shorts/Class B shirt
change of clothes & extra socks (in ziplock bags)
warm clothes to sleep in
brown bag lunch
pocket knife (New Scouts may not take this until instructed to do so.)
OPTIONS: camping chair (recommended), frisbee/football/soccer ball
SUGGESTIONS FOR 2-PERSON TENT:
SUGGESTIONS FOR FRAME PACK:
We will meet at our usual LIRR parking lot across from the Plandome Country Club at 9 am on Saturday morning. Please be prompt. We should all leave the site together on Sunday. Please no leaving early without prior approval.
Sands Point Preserve, Sands Point, NY
NOTE: Only adults registered with the troop as committee members or assistant scoutmasters are permitted to camp with the troop.
Leader: Chuck Jettmar