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2018 Troop campouts2018
Jan 19-21 Sam's Spa, desert campout & snow play - families welcome
Feb 16-18 Canyon Sin Nombre, desert backpacking
Mar 10-11 Cedar Creek Falls, backpacking
Mar 23-25 Dixon Lake, new scout campout
Apr 7-10 Hoover Dam & Black Canyon kayaking
May 4-6 Cedar Springs, backpacking
May 18-20 Potrero, campout & wide-games
Jun 29-Jul 1 William Heise, campout, campout
Jul 4 Night Kayak
Jul 28-Aug 5 Camp Makualla, summer camp
Aug 18 Troop picnic & mini-COH
Aug 31-Sep 2 Fiesta Island, campout & "Kon Tiki 3" raft building
Sep 28-30 Mt. Laguna, campout & mountain biking
Oct 19-21 Webelos Woods campout (TBD)
Nov 2-4 Agua Caliente, desert campout
Dec TBD Webelos campout
Jan Klondyke Derby campout
Feb Goat Canyon backpacking
Mar Dixon Lake, new scout campout
Apr PCT Aqua Caliente Trail, backpacking
Apr Lake Morena, fishing campout
May Mataguya, campout
Kayaking for Fourth of July Fireworks
We went kayaking with Aqua Adventures to see fireworks. First we saw the San Diego Bay fireworks on the horizon, but then at 9:45 we got to experience Sea World’s big Fourth of July fireworks show from almost directly underneath. It was LOUD and a lot of fun.
Tidepools and Scripps Aquarium
Our scouts went to the tide pools on Scripps beach. Afterwards they went to the Scripps Aquarium which is nearby.
Poway Emergency Fair
Some of our scouts volunteered for first aid demonstrations at the Poway Emergency Fair.
Cedar Springs backpacking
Backpack trip to Cedar Springs, just off the Pacific Crest Trail. We hiked in Friday evening and got a great view of the lights of Indio. On Saturday we explored the area around camp, and then took a day hike back to the PCT and towards Palm View Peak. Sunday we hiked out and stopped for ice cream at the […]
Will’s Eagle project
Will is on his way to become an Eagle Scout. On April 21 he had a group of scouts over to put the pieces together for two awesome looking benches. These benches will soon be installed at Poway High School for the students and teachers to enjoy.
Dana Collins earns Wood Badge!
On their web page the Boy Scouts of America writes… Although the course is different today, what Baden-Powell said in 1919 still applies: “One of the purposes of Wood Badge training is to get Scouters to think about the practice of Scouting, to meet together, to exchange experiences, and to live together in the spirit of the Scout Oath.” Congratulations […]