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