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2021 CATALOOCHEE District Fall Camporee
October 8, 2021 @ 8:00 am - October 10, 2021 @ 5:00 pm EDT
2021 Fall Camporee
LOCATION: tHE lANDING AT RIVER’S EDGE – RAM Airfield, 0 CLUBHOUSE DRIVE, BLAINE TN
Introduction and Overview The Cataloochee District of the Great Smoky Mountain Council has been hit by a disaster. The Troops and Packs of the District are being activated to respond to the RAM Airfield for duty. The airfield will be staged with emergency vehicles, static displays and demonstrations. It is expected that registered Boy Scouts can attain most requirements for the Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge, registered WEBELOS can attain several advancement credits and that Troops & adult leaders can attain requirements for the Emergency Preparedness Award.
activities will begin after breakfast, with morning colors, then directly to the events and displays. Patrol members are expected to carry with them a Personal Emergency Service Pack that includes materials on the enclosed list, as well as snacks, lunch, and water for the day. Due to the large number of planned displays and events it is not expected that Patrols will have time to return to camp for lunch, so please plan accordingly. Water refill will be available at several locations.
PRE-REGISTRATION: In order to plan activities the Camporee Committee is asking the troops to pre-register by October 1st. All camping will be assigned by the Logistics staff, and will comply with the Guide to Safe Scouting. The camping area will allow 1 vehicle with the troop trailer, but all others will need to go to event parking.
COST: $10.00 per person
CHECK-IN: will begin on Friday, October 8th, any time after 12 noon. Each troop will register with a single check for the entire troop. Single registrations and cash will not be accepted. Registration will continue until the Adult Leader/SPL meeting on Friday night. Please stay within the area designated for your troop, as the Logistics staff have them numbered, and will use that information to direct needed supplies or care to you.