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Annual Russian River Outing- September 9th-10th

posted Aug 21, 2017, 3:07 PM by Henry Yun
Date: Saturday, September 9 - Sunday, September 10, 2017
Location: Russian River, near Healdsburg, CA. www.riversedgekayakandcanoe.com
Time: Meet at the Scout House late morning around 10:30am, Saturday, Sept. 9 for zip lining (www.sonomacanopytours.com.) and canoeing. If you are canoeing only, we might be able to arrange a later departure on Saturday, if there are sports/other conflicts. We’ll be back in early evening on Sunday. Some cars may stop for dinner.
Adult Leaders: Al Yuen (threeboysunder5@yahoo.com) and Tony Wyant (tony.wyant@sbcglobal.net)
Scout Leader: Ryan McKee (ryan.mckee@menloschool.org)
Trip Coordinator: TBD
Cost: $75 (covers canoe rental, transportation, camping, dinner, breakfast) for Canoeing only. $150 for Canoeing and Zip Lining.

Event suitable for all scouts (including first years) with following prerequisites:
1) BSA swimmer (be able to swim 100 yards & then float on back)
2) Be comfortable in slow-moving water (No prior canoeing experience is required)
For the optional Zip Lining, you should be comfortable with heights as most of the course is over 60 feet above the ground. The course includes 8 zip lines, and a 60 foot rappel. Long pants are recommended and secure, closed toe shoes with laces are required.

Food and transport: Food will be provided for Saturday dinner and Sunday breakfast. Please bring a sack lunch for Sunday in water tight bag or container, standard camping gear, water wear (water shoes/sandals), change of clothes, a waterproof bag for personal items you plan to take in the canoes, a strap if you wear glasses, a hat, sunscreen and money for dinner on the way home.

and remit payment and
Scout canoe waiver and zip line waiver by September 1, 2017.