March 16-18 Campout and Hike

March 16 - 18 is in planning for the monthly Troop trip.  Current plan is to "climb" Jeremoth Hill in R.I. so new Troop Scouts can begin their Troop Peaks of New England patch.  Then continue hiking Wolf Den in Connecticut.  Stay tuned for more info.

Ski and Hike Trip Feb 2 - 4

IMG 0795 editedUPDATE: Reservations at the Hostel are technically full for families/guestsWe have space for 4 more scouts.  Registering below will no longer allow you to book the Hostel (can still book ski & rental & lessons).  Scouts going alone should contact Mr. Cox.  If needed, we will re-arrange adults out of the Hostel (to Hotel) so Scouts can stay at the Hostel.  New adults wishing to register can use the registration below for lift tickets, rental, etc, but need to book their own lodging now.

Our Winter Wonderland trip is now planned for North Conway.  Participants will have a choice of Hiking/Snow shoeing, or Skiing at Wildcat.  We will stay at the White Mt. Hostel again.

The Troop will pay for one night at the Hostel.  Participants will pay for the second night, plus cost of Skiing if participating.  Hike/Snowshoe has no cost (tip your guide)  Meals will be prepared in the Hostel kitchen as one big group.  This trip is for Scouts and guests - aka families.  Contact Craig Cox on registration if not staying at Hostel, or with any questions.

Costs: Lift ticket - $35/$47 Scout/Adult.  Ski/Snowboard Rental - $15/25 Scout/Adult.  Helmet -$5 mandatory  Hostel/Food - $30 (do not pay if not staying at Hostel)  Vouchers from last year if you have some are valid.  Snowshoe/Hike - $sweat.  Learn to ski package - $35

Deadline for registration Jan 30, 2018

UPDATE: Reservations at the Hostel are technically full

Mayflower Council Freeze Out Jan 26-28, 2018

IMG 1239 editedThe 2018 Freeze Out is full of winter fun and outdoor skills including:
• Scouting skills
• Cold weather camping/Winter survival skills
• Saturday night Cracker-Barrel
• Patrol themed events and competitions, awards
• And the traditional “Klondike Derby Sled Race”

This year’s theme is Marvel Comics – Superheros

The Troop will be winter tent camping. There will be a warming station, as well as contingencies prepared for inclement weather. Each participant will receive a 2018 Freeze Out patch and hat, included with the registration fee.

Registration Costs: $16 per scout/scouter –  Registrations have now closed as of January 15, 2018.  Please contact Mr. Cox if you wish to still go and we can see if it is possible.

JN Webster Camping Trip

Troop 1 is heading down to JN Webster Scout Reservation for a relaxing fall camping trip. After the busy start to the Scouting year, here is a chance to kick back, unwind and just have some fun. Bring your cards, games, footballs of either type, frisbes or just a funny story to share around the camping TV. 
 

 

Acadia National Park

Troop 1 is headed back to Acadia National Park this October. We'll be climbing, hiking and stargazing. We are headed there over the Columbus day weekend. Scouts have a choice of hiking or climbing. The troop has visited the park in the past and the event is back by popular demand.