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Medicine Mountain Summer Camp

We have confirmed reservations for summer camp at Medicine Mountain Scout Ranch in South Dakota. Now it is time to get confirmed names and payments.

* CAMP DATES: Saturday, June 13 to Saturday, June 20, 2020
* WHO: Open to ALL Scouts in Troop 171G and Troop 171B
* ADULTS: We need adults other than the Scoutmaster staff to help with Boards of Review and other advancement at camp.
* DRIVERS: We will need drivers to and from camp on the dates above. We ALSO will need enough drivers for the out-of-camp excursion on Wednesday. 

• COST (best estimate at this time):
          - Medicine Mountain Summer Camp: $450. Note: This is an estimate only. The cost includes camp registration, transportation to and from camp, and travel food.  Some merit badges that have kits or supplies are extra. High adventure fees are extra as well (see details below).

• HIGH ADVENTURE PROGRAM INFORMATION (Available to Scouts age 14 and older at the time camp starts):
          - Each 2-day high adventure has an additional cost of $75. Scouts can choose either (Option A) a single high adventure program and complete merit badges OR (Option B) two high adventures and no merit badge classes.
          - High Adventure Program offers four modules for Scouts age 14 and older (at the time of camp starts) to choose from:
                    •  New Heights Program (Natural Rock Climbing)
                    •  Wheels & Gears Program (Mountain Biking)
                    •  Spelunking Program (Caving)
                    •  Trails & Dust Program (ATVs)
          - SPECIAL NOTE FOR HIGH ADVENTURE SCOUTS: WE NEED A FIRM COMMITMENT FOR THESE HIGH ADVENTURE COURSES. WE WILL SIGN-UP FOR THESE THE FIRST WEEK OF JANUARY! THE CLASSES FILL FAST.

• PAYMENT SCHEDULE: Base summer camp fee. High Adventure fees extra and due ASAP to improve chances of getting a spot at registration.

     - $150 Deposit DUE with Signup
     - $150 [$300 to date] Payment #2 due by March 2
     - $150 [$450 to date} Final Payment due by April 1

SPECIAL NOTE FOR PAYMENT: Scouts can sign up for High Adventures and Merit Badges when they have paid a total of $300 for Merit Badges or $375 (or $450) for High Adventures. It is important to reach this deadline as soon as possible IF you are hoping to register for any of the High Adventure programs since they fill up fast.

• DRIVERS: We will ask for drivers as we get closer to summer camp. The driver information will come out with the final permission slip.