Come and enjoy a great weekend of camping
and cool, clear Rainbow River tubing!
Friday, Sept 16th – Sunday, Sept 18th, 2011
Rainbow Springs State Park
18185 SW 94th Street
Dunnellon, Florida 34432
http://www.floridastateparks.org/rainbowsprings N 29° 05.202’ W 082° 25.027’
Meet at Hyde Park United Methodist parking lot, Friday, Sept 16th at 5:30pm.; departure at 6pm.
Dinner should be eaten prior to departure. Cracker Barrel will be provided that evening.
All drivers should get common map from SPW and plan to arrive at the same time.
Once you have loaded out, cars should be parked in lot near camp store.
Returning to parking lot on Sunday Sept 18th between 12:30-1 p.m. Calls will be made as we approach, if needed.
Money should provided for lunch on the way home.
All Scouts to travel in Class B uniforms. Class A will be worn at flag ceremonies and Sunday morning to interfaith worship.
What to bring:
Swim apparel, mask/goggles, sunscreen, nalgene or similar water bottle (no Disposable Containers are allowed on the river), overnight camping gear including tent (if not provided by tent buddy), Scout Handbook, Food and Cooking gear (as needed per your patrol’s meal plan), portable fan, Return Lunch money. Gloves to pull weeds and pickup trash for service project hours. See Troop website / scout resources for additional gear list suggestions.
$25/person paid via paypal includes camping fees, friday night cracker barrel and raft rentals
Download permission slip by clicking here. Fill it out and bring with you to the next troop meeting.
Opportunities to fulfill requirements for rank advancement as well as service project hours will be facilitated. Space is limited. If you are a parent and wish to attend, please be prepared to assist an Adult Scout Leader (not your scout). In order to allow for full camp experiences, ensure adequate transportation back to Tampa and assist in camp break down and cleanup, please do not plan on leaving early.