2017 Jan Winter Campout
Winter Campout - 1/13/17 - 1/15/17 (For those not attending Winter Sports trip)
Where: Falls Lake - Rollingview Campground, Raleigh NC
Backpacking Skills - These are essential preps for the Feb backpacking trip:
- Packing - How to pack light, where to pack everything.
- Clothes - What to consider when picking clothing.
- Water filters - Choices and how to use.
- Cooking - Food and stove choices. Cook in small groups using backpacking stoves and lightweight foods.
- Sleeping - How to sleep warmer.
- Hiking on the Mountains to Sea trail.
- Basic topographic map reading and smart phone apps to aid in backpacking.
- Use compass on Mountain to Sea hike for rank requirements.
Fire Building Skills:
- Learn how to start and maintain a fire.
- Free time including Capture the Flag.
Questions: Contact ASM - Rich Kolbush, firstname.lastname@example.org