Camp - May 11th 2012

Camping Weekend 11th / 12th / 13th May 2012 – Dun a Ri Campsite

Dress code: ALL scouts are to depart in Scout shirt and necker. Unfortunately Scouts will not be able to attend camp if they are not in this uniform at departure

What to bring: The leaders are only organising tents, food and cooking gear, everything else is down to the Scout. Normal camp gear required. Make sure you have enough spare clothing. We will go through the list in detail on the Thursdays before trip.

The rough itinerary is noted below

Friday 11th May 2012

6:45pm – Arrive at school for departure

7:00pm – Bus leaves ON TIME. No later.

8:30pm – Dropped off at campsite where 3rd Monaghan group will have pegged out our camp

pitches. All scouts pitch the tents

9:00pm – 11:00pm – Capture the flag (in this case, hanging torch) in Dun A Ri woods.

11:00pm – Hot Chocolate, snack, bed

Saturday 12th May 2012

8:30am – Flag break and breakfast

9:30am – 1:00pm – Each patrol will build a full campsite, ie: table & chairs, alter fire, dresser.

1:00pm – 2:00pm – Lunch

2:00pm – 5:00pm – There are 5 ‘events’ where missed patrols along with 3rd Monaghan will

alternate. Climbing Tree / Assault Course / Tag Rugby / Ultimate Frisbee / Slippery Slope etc

5:00pm – 7:00pm – Dinner – Cooking on open fire. All Patrols will be given set foods and left to cook.

7:00pm – 8:00pm – Free time for Scouts

8:00pm – 9:30pm – Wide Games (18th Meath to organise)

9:30pm – 10:30pm – Attacking / Defending Territory Game on Campsite

10:30pm – Campfire

Sunday 13th May 2012

9:00am – Flag break and breakfast

9:30am – 10:30am – Pack up

10:30am – Full Patrol and Kit inspection (Army style!)

11:00am – 12:00pm – Break campsite

12:00pm – Leave for home

1:30pm – Arrive at school