Troop 505 Morrow Mountain Zip-Line Expedition Specs May 30-31

All TogetherOverview

Troop 505 is going to Morrow Mountain State Park for a 1-night overnight campout and a day of zip-lining at the US Whitewater Center in Charlotte.  Parents and families are invited to come on this trip.

Learn more about the US Whitewater Center at:

http://usnwc.org

Learn more about Morrow Mountain State Park at:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morrow_Mountain_State_Park

See a video about Morrow Mountain State Park at:

Estimated Costs

Food: $12 (Saturday Lunch $4, Saturday dinner $4, Sunday breakfast in camp $4).

Travel: $15-20

Lodging:  $6-10

Miscellaneous: $44-54. (tickets for 2 water activities plus zip-lining)

Equipment

Scouts will car camp and travel to US Whitewater Center during the day.  Although this trip is in late May, scouts should prepare for cooler nights.  Scouts will want to bring a camera, water bottle, sun glasses, and sunscreen. Scouts will need their class A uniforms as well as their class B uniform (Troop 505 T-shirt).

Itinerary

Saturday May 30th, 2015

8:00am PROMPT departure from American Legion

11:00am- arrive at US Whiterwater Center

11:00am- enter US Whiterwater Center, see the attractions

12:00pm- meet up as a group and eat a packed lunch in parking lot

5:00pm- leave US Whiterwater Center and return to camp ground

6:15pm- scouts eat dinner in patrols

8:00pm TBA by Scoutmaster

10:00pm- lights out

Sunday May 31, 2015

7:0 am, break down camp, eat breakfast in Patrols

7:45am Scouts own

8:30am- camp sweep, load vehicles

9:30am- depart for Chapel Hill.

12:00pm- arrive at American Legion

Driving Directions  

From American Legion to Morrow Mountain State Park (Albamare, NC).

Morrow Mountain State Park, 49104 Morrow Mountain Road, Albemarle, NC, 28001

99 miles, 2 hours 9 minutes (US 64W and NC 49 S)