Bear Island Kayaking

Destination: Bear Island @ Hammocks Beach State Park (location details, weather forecast)
Departing: Sat, 11 September 2010 at 6am from Greystone
Returning: Sun, 12 September 2010 around 2:30pm at Greystone
Activities: Kayaking and wilderness style camping
Cost: $60 per person, includes camp fee, kayak rental and gas but not food.

Pre-Trip Checklist

In preparation for this trip, please follow this checklist:

  1. Confirm your attendance with the Scoutmasters
  2. Complete, with your parent or guardian, an emergency medical treatment form, if you have not completed one or if your current one is more than one year old
  3. Have your parent or guardian sign the permission slip
  4. No later than August 23, 2010, turn in your emergency medical treatment form (if applicable), signed permission slip, and the activity fee
  5. Pack your gear, keeping these suggestions in mind:
    • Saturday breakfast will be OTR, lunch will be made while kayaking, and dinner is most likely a backpacking style supper. Sunday breakfast will again be a backpacking style meal. Lunch Sunday is OTR.
    • Pack light -- limited equipment may be taken to Bear Island!

    Check the library for helpful planning information!