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Camp Alexander provides a unique “Colorado Mountain-Top Experience.” It is located in the beautiful Eleven mile Canyon in the Pike National Forest approximately 45 miles west of Colorado Springs, and two miles south of Lake George.
WHAT: West Point Camporee shakedown WHERE: Coalton Trailhead, Superior CO DATE/TIME: 04-02-2017 Noon (12:00 PM MDT) WHAT TO BRING: Backpack (loaded with tent, sleeping bag, daybag), MRE, Water, Raincoat, Boots GOALS: Try an MRE, learn to pack, ruck together
Playing volleyball at the Kiva Recreation Center.
This event was a lot of fun! The scouts spent the day steering their “dog sled” (a sled designed and built last year by the troop) between multiple activity stations that are called cities. In this case, however, the “dogs” … Continue reading
Hello Troop 278 lighfighters! I will prepare an agenda for our upcoming West Point Camporee April 28th-30th 2017! This is the 2nd largest scout gathering in the US! More info: West_Point_Camporee_Brief_Troop_278_2017 https://www.facebook.com/ScoutmastersCouncil/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0igZSCws56k&t=64s ADULTS: I need confirmation if you intend … Continue reading
Scouts stayed overnight on Friday October 7th at the Colorado Rifle Club in Byers CO. They had a chance to shoot 12/20 gauge shotguns and .22 rifles and had a blast!