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2015 Family Camping Trip !!!

posted May 11, 2015, 9:03 PM by Cubmaster Pack 1014

Arrive Friday night at D-A Scout Ranch in Metamora and set up your tent or roll our your sleeping bag in a squeaky bunk bed in the cabin. Bring the whole family if you like, or bring your son(s). We're staying at the Johnstone Campsite again, which is a great campsite right on a lake (lots of fishing and other planned events).

Cost and Payment:

The cost will be consistent with last year at $50 per family.  This cost will cover your food, your activities, and your camping.  Payment should be submitted to your Den leader or to Ryan Talbott. Checks should be made out to Cub Scout Pack 1014.
You'll receive a Signup Genius email invitation soon. Register by Saturday, May 9th.
Logistics and Misc:
The camp is located at 880 E. Sutton Road; Metamora, Michigan 48455. Check-in to camp will be after 5:30 pm on Friday the 15th, and we will be out Sunday morning the 17th after clean-up is completed.
Food:  Snack will be provided Friday night; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Snacks on Saturday; and continental Breakfast on Sunday 
To begin your preparations, you will want to start planning to bring the following items:
- Your family tent and a tarp to place it on. There are bunk beds available in the camp site’s cabin if you choose not to use a tent this weekend.
- Sleeping Bag, sleeping mat, pillow, extra blanket, towel and wash cloth;  clothes according to weather including warm-ups for bed and an extra pair of pants and socks and shoes or boots that you don’t mind getting muddy.  Always bring something warm to wear (dress in layers) and a rain jacket or poncho.  Also, bring your personal toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, tissues, shampoo, and soap), flashlight, water bottle, insect repellent, and sunscreen.
You may want to bring other items including: First aid kit for the group, a lantern, a compass, fishing gear (fishing pole, hooks, etc), and sports items (e.g. footballs, soccer balls, etc.) We will plan on a fire each night. 
More information will be provided soon. if you have any questions please reach out to Ryan Talbott at 
We look forward to you seeing you there!!