"Winter" cabin campout Nov 4 - 6, 2016

Post date: Oct 25, 2016 1:44:30 PM

Date: November 4 thru 6th, 2016

Location: Camp Hoover (11285 Fox Road, Yorkville IL (website)

Cost: $20/family to help cover the additional cost of the cabin.

Contact Dennis Ford 312 835 7255 with any questions.

Please bring sleeping bags/pillow, toiletries, flashlights, reusable water cup/bottle labelled for each attendee and scouts should have Class B T-Shirts for Saturday. Dress for weather, we have outdoor activities planned.

Friday Evening

6-8PM - Arrival is anytime between 6-8PM; please let me know if you plan to arrive later than 8PM. **Families should eat before they come Friday night.

7:30 Campfire w/s’mores & "cracker barrel" (Cheese/crackers/sausage) for snacks

Activities: Cards/werewolf

Saturday Morning:

8AM Breakfast: Waffles, Sausage, Oatmeal, Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice

9AM 7:00 Opening Flag ceremony & Morning hike to the River (on the grounds Camp Hoover)

Whittling (need 2 scout leaders/parents to lead this)

11AM - pack-up and depart for those not returning for Saturday night

Saturday Afternoon: As all scouts/parents have indicated they are leaving for afternoon activities (Including Webelos II that have a Boy Scout Open House to go to) we will lock up the Cabin at 11AM and plan to return for Evening Activities at 4PM

4PM Re-Open the Cabin for Saturday arrivals

Arrival until Dinner - Outdoor activites

6PM Dinner: Trumped-Up-Tots (make your own Hash Brown, Chicken, Ham, Veggies, Cheese, Seasoning) over a "charcoal fire” & Dutch Oven Desert (Jared wink-wink)

7:30 After Dinner Hike around Camp Hoover followed by Campfire/skits, songs, s’mores

Activities: Cards/free time/games

Sunday Morning

8AM Breakfast: Waffles, Sausage, Oatmeal, Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice

Morning hike to the River (on the grounds Camp Hoover)

Pack-up and Depart by 12PM

Drinks: Water and Lemonade offered throughout campout; coffee/tea, Milk, juice available upon request