How about some skiing, snowboarding, or snow tubing????    

 

Winter Wonderland Weekend at Camp Wakpominee

Friday, January 5-7, 2018

                                             

Leaving Friday, January 5, 2018 promptly at 4:00pm, from the Great River Fire House. Please arrive by 3:30pm to pack the vehicles. Bring a bag lunch for Friday dinner.
Itinerary  We’ll be staying and sleeping in the dining hall at Camp Wakpominee, Ft. Ann, NY. We’ll be hiking, playing in the snow, and even some sledding, besides! On Saturday, those who wish to go skiing, snowboarding or snow tubing will be able to join a contingent to visit West Mountain in Queensbury, NY - see separate cost list on reverse side of this flyer.
Sunday  After Breakfast, we’ll be heading back home, with an expected arrival time around 2pm
Cost $47.00 per person, which includes the food for the entire weekend, and gas & toll money for the drivers. The lodging fee is being paid for by Troop funds. Persons wishing to ski/snowboard/tube, will need to bring their own additional cash (no checks, please) with them – see the West Mountain cost sheet on the back of this flyer. Helmets mandatory for skiers and snowboarders.
Dress/Packing Class "A" Uniform for Friday and the return trip on Sunday. Bring sleeping bag, camp chair, mess kits, eating utensils, snow boots, snow pants, warm winter jacket, sweatshirt, hat, two pair of winter gloves and two changes of street clothes for Saturday. You will also want, flying saucers, snow mats, or small flat snow sleds (no rail sleds like a flexible flyer).

Ski gear if you’re skiing on Saturday.

Troop policy NO Scouts bring Cell Phones. Adult leaders will have them if needed.
Sign me up! Sign-up deadline is Tuesday, December 19, 2017, with signed permission slip and full payment.

Please submit cash or check made out to "Troop 205" along with signed permission slip and

mail to:

 ASM Kevin Michaels

32 Satellite Drive,

 Islip Terrace, NY 11752

Questions? Contact  ASM Rich Conzo at 516-639-9236 or rconzo@verizon.net or ASM John Camlet at 277-2352 or jcamlet9@gmail.com for tubing, snowboarding, or skiing questions.

Complete Flyer & Permission Form

West Mountain Ski Resort – optional side trip on Saturday:

 

Troop 205 Approximate price list for January 6, 2018

59 West Mountain Road, Queensbury, New York 12804

 Phone: 518-793-6606

Day Groups

Groups of 10 people or more are eligible for discounted lift tickets..

SKI & SNOWBOARD Groups of 10-44 people:
Adults & Teens -  ........... 8 hours; $47
Youth (Ages 7-12) -..........8 hours; $37

 

TUBING Groups of 10 people or more:
2 hours - $14
4 hours - $19

LESSONS – highly recommended for first time skiers or snowboarders: 


A 1 ½ hour lesson for all abilities to arouse the interests, physical readiness and group participation for their development into skiing or snowboarding.

     

Group Lesson

$25.00

 

Private Lesson

$55.00

 

Individual Equipment Rentals

Ski Packages

Adult Skis, Boots, and Poles

$30.00

Youth Skis, Boots, and Poles

$25.00

 


Snowboard Packages

Adult Snowboard and Boots

$30.00

Youth Snowboard and Boots

$25.00

 

Helmets (based on per day) – REQUIRED FOR SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS.

$8.00

   
   

There is a $1.00 charge for insurance and does not include NYS sales tax.
*** Youth is 12 years and younger

 

Approx  money scouts should bring if skiing/snowboarding:

Helmets $8.00 additional and mandatory for Scouts

Scout with skiing experience and owns skis should bring roughly   $50.00 to cover lift ticket

Scout with skiing experience but needs rental skis should bring roughly  $80.00 to cover lift ticket  and equipment

Scout with no experience  should bring roughly  $106.00 to cover rental, helmet, and lift ticket

Scout wishing to go tubing should bring  $30.00 to cover 4 hour tubing

 

We will supply bag lunch for scouts (sandwich, chips, cookies), perhaps $10.00 for snack bar would be appropriate.