Monthly Archives: April 2011


Troop Meeting-Friday April 15, 2011

We had great weather and a fantastic time on the Mount Allamuchy, Scout Reservation CampingTrip. During part of this week’s meeting we will be straightening up equipment from the Trip. Weare also going to start preparing for the May 20th -22nd, 2011 Camporee being held at Pouch Camp.

[ ] Scouts who were assigned to clean griddles/stoves/utensil kits please be sure to return allequipment in to the Quartermaster this week.

[ ] Patrol leaders will signing off on the numerous advancement requirements that scoutscompleted on the camping trip, Please be sure to bring your Scout Handbook.

[ ] If you have any Troop Merit Badges books you are no longer using please return them and makesure they are signed back in by the Troop Librarian. Also, if you have any Merit Badge Books of yourown you longer need you can donate them to the Troop Library.

[ ] Please be sure to be on time and be in full Class A Uniform. The District Commissioner might beconducting a Uniform inspection- SCOUT SOCKS!!!


April 8-10, 2011- Camping Trip to Mount Allamuchy

We are meeting at the Troop Shed on Friday at 4:30 PM Sharp please be aware of and be sure to bring the Following:
[ ] Bring a Sandwich or brown bag something for your Friday night dinner.
[ ] No Uniforms
[ ] Pack for Winter- Extra warm clothes/ jacket Hat /Gloves/spare sox /long johns, etc- use packing list
[ ] Wear Boots
[ ] Scout Handbook

For tent camping trip to Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation please review and use the packing list. The items will be necessary to insure your child’s health and comfort while participating in the activities planned for a camping trip. Please, NO radios, iPods, electronic games or other sound emitting electronic devices. ALL clothing items that a scout takes should be permanently marked with their name.

Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation -Camp Wheeler, 750 Waterloo Road, Stanhope, NJ 07874

Phone: 973-347-3266

Link to Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation: http://www.camps.ppbsa.org/camps/somers/masr.htm

Directions: From I-80:
Take Exit 25 (Route 206 North, Newton). Take the first ramp to the right. (Follow the Waterloo Village signs). Take the first right, just before the light, onto Continental Drive. Go to the end of Continental Drive and turn left onto Waterloo Road. The entrance to the camp is approximately one mile down, on the right (opposite and a few hundred yards past the entrance to Waterloo Village).

NOTE: On the chance that you miss the first right hand turn. Don’t panic! Proceed on US -206 past the Black Forest Inn, to the second traffic light and turn left onto Waterloo Road, and continue to camp.