Tanana Valley/Bush District
Spring Camporee 2017
Theme: Courier du Bois “ Runners of the Forest”
Location: Eielson AFB Recreation Area (across from the AFB)
Dates: May 12 -14, 2017 (Mothers day weekend)
Fee: $25 per Scout (after March 30, 2017)
Pre-Registration Deadline is March 30, 2017 for early bird discount. Early Bird is $20 per Scout.
Program Areas: Canoeing will be the program focus and scouts must be qualified to use a canoe
Scouts will move from one experience area (station) using a canoe as their means of travel. Recommended to bring own PFD (personal flotation device).Emergency Preparedness, Wilderness Survival, Wildlife Identification, First Aid, Knots/Pioneering, Canoeing
Jamboree Style Camping: Troops will camp in a Jamboree Style camping area. Vehicles will be removed from the area after set up. One troop Campfire is allowed per troop and off the ground.
Food: Units will cook their own meals. Saturday night will be a Potluck for all in attendance as units will supply a main course, bread and dessert to share with entire camp-0-ree attendee’s
Wayne Miller/Camp-0-Ree Chair