Program Updates 2015

NOW IS THE TIME TO START LOOKING AHEAD FOR 2015!

HERE ARE THE CHANGES WE HAVE MADE FOR YOU TO PREPARE FOR:

BOY SCOUT CAMP 2015

CUB SCOUT CAMP 2015

Boy Scout Resident Camp 2015

BOY SCOUT PROGRAM CHANGES 2015

Project Blackcap- Project Blackcap is a full week program designed especially for new scouts. Work with our staff to gain valuable scout skills. Learn to cook outdoors, tie knots, earn your totin'/fireman chits, and even complete a merit badge. The week culminates with a day hike up Blackcap Mountain.

Blackcap Adventures- Our new full week program, designed for scouts 14+. You've been to camp, and your ready for some new adventures. Blackcap Adventures is designed to help prepare you for high adventure outings. The program will focus on how to prepare and plan for outings, as well as helping you develop the necessary skills. The week will culminate with a reservation overnight.

Merit Badges- Each year Camp Roosevelt offers a mixture of new merit badges, as well as some core favorites. Classes are in the morning, and range from 1-3 hours.

Afternoon Adventures- The afternoon is designed for you to be out and having fun in camp. Each program area offers a variety of events, and their are some unique merit badge opportunities. If there is an experience you would like to have at camp, let us know, and we'll make it happen for you.

Camp fees are $325 Early Bird or $365 for the first week, and $200 for additional weeks. Webelos II crossovers are $290 Early Bird or $330. Every five scouts registered earns a free leader, and additional leaders can come for $100/wk or $8 per meal

Week 1 July 5 - July 11

Week 2 July 12 - July 18

Week 3 July 19 - July 25

Specialty Weeks- Each week of camp will be running a concurrent specialty week. The fee for participation in a specialty week is $355 Early Bird or $395

  • Week 1 Venturing Week- The first week will be designed to target programs of particular interest to our Venturing Crews, and will be based on conversation with the crew members
  • Week 2 Lifeguarding Week- Come to camp and spend a week getting your BSA lifeguarding certification. Participants must be at least 15 years of age, and be able to swim at least 550 yards continuously.
  • Week 3 Eagle Week- Come to camp for a program special designed to work on Eagle required merit badges, and classes on how to design projects, raise money, and lead a team.

FEE CHANGES FOR 2015 ARE NON NEGOTIABLE

Free hat incentive - all Scouts with A $100 non refundable but transferable deposit by March 18, 2015 will receive a free Camp Roosevelt hat.

Early Bird Fee all payments made in full by April 24, 2015. Those Scouts requesting Camperships by this date will be considered Early Birds.

Final Camp fees are due two weeks prior to the units attendance at camp. There is a penalty of $35 for paying at camp.


Camp Roosevelt

2015 Cub Scout & Webelos Adventures

Theme:Voyages of the Cubibbean

CUBSCOUT PROGRAM  CHANGES 2015

Small & Tall Cub Adventures:  Small & Tall adventure is a 3 day, 2-night weekend program designed for Tiger, Wolf, Bear Scouts and their parent or guardian at Camp Roosevelt.  During their time at camp Cub Scouts  will get to experience what Camp Roosevelt has to offer in a mini version! Scouts will swim in Little Fitts, take aim at archery, shoot BB’s, build stuff and most importantly HAVE FUN!!   You and your Scout will stay overnight in luxurious Adirondacks, be entertained by staff and enjoy meals in the beautiful dining hall.  Parents this is a great opportunity for you to spend some quality time with your son and learn about the safe, quality programs Camp Roosevelt has to offer.  What could be more FUN?  This program was not designed for the Webelos age but they may attend.

Fee: $200 per team, Early Bird $175, at camp $225. Additional adults and siblings fee $50 per weekend or $8.00 per meal. August 7-9, 2015.

Cub Scout Resident Camp:  Cub Scout resident camp is a 6 day, 5 night adventure for Tiger, Wolf and Bear Scouts.  Resident camp is about getting outdoors with friends and doing new and exciting stuff you don’t always get to do at home.  While at camp, Cub Scouts will make new friends, gain skills, and experience adventure through archery, BB shooting, swimming, nature, sports and much more.   Cub Scouts that attend camp will build self-confidence, participate in new activities, and take away a life time of memories. This program was not designed for the Webelos age scout.

Fee: $320, Early Bird $295, at camp $360! Leaders, adults and siblings fee $100 per week or $8.00 per meal. Every five scouts earn a free leader! August 2-7, 2015

Webelos Resident Camp:  Webelos Resident camp is a 6 day, 5 night outdoor experience designed with the Webelos Scout in mind.  The program has been tailored to capture the interest of the 9 and 10 year old boys that attend camp.   Webelos will climb to new heights on the outdoor climbing wall, take aim at the Shooting Ranges, work on activity badges and develop a greater appreciation for the outdoors.  Webelos Resident Camp provides a natural bridge from Cub Scouting to the many activities in Boy Scouting. The 1st year Webelos program includes activities which introduce Scouts to an outdoor camping experience while the 2nd Year Webelos program is designed to help prepare older Webelos for their transition to Boy Scouts and Boy Scout Camping.  There is even a Provisional Scout option for this program.

FEE CHANGES FOR 2015 ARE NON NEGOTIABLE

Fee: $320, Early Bird $295, at camp $360! Leaders, adults and siblings fee $100 per week or $8.00 per meal. Every five scouts earn a free leader!

Free hat incentive - all Scouts with A $100 non refundable but transferable deposit by March 18, 2015 will receive a free Camp Roosevelt hat.

Early Bird Fee all payments made in full by April 24, 2015. Those Scouts requesting Camperships by this date will be considered Early Birds.

Final Camp fees are due two weeks prior to the unit’s attendance at camp.


QUESTIONS?

Contact Camp Director Dana Hunter at Dana.Hunter@Scouting.org or 207-866-2241

We will let everyone know when the online system is open for 2015 registration.