2018 Camp Miles Boy Scout Winter Camp


2018 Camp Miles Boy Scout Winter Camp
Date/Time
Registration Begins
8/31/2018 9:00 AM
Last Day To Register
12/6/2018 11:55 PM
Location
38751 Bermont Rd.
Punta Gorda, FL 33982, US
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Enjoy winter break with your troop, crew or as a provisional camper.  The Southwest Florida Council Winter Camp experience at Camp Miles offers a fun way to advance in Scouting. Space is limited to the first 350 Scouts and leaders.

A $25 non-refundable deposit per person is required at the time of online registration.  

Troops/Crews with more than three Scouts attending Winter Camp must register as a unit and may not attend as provisional campers.
 

ARROW OF LIGHT SCOUTS WHO ARE CROSSING OVER TO BOY SCOUTS NEED TO REGISTER WITH THEIR TROOP - NOT AS A PROVISIONAL CAMPER, UNLESS THE TROOP IS NOT ATTENDING.
ARROW OF LIGHT SCOUTS MUST BE REGISTRERED AS A MEMBER OF A BOY SCOUT TROOP BEFORE THE START OF WINTER CAMP.

PROGRAM
Merit Badges:
  Over 30 offered, including challenging Eagle required badges. NEW for the 2018 Season: Journalism, Electricity, Landscape Architecture, Plant Science.
Shooting Sports:  .22 rifle shooting, shotgun shooting, archery, tomahawk throwing and much more.
Aquatics:  Swimming, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, motor boating and Mile Swim. 
Scoutcraft:  Geocaching, orienteering, dutch oven cooking, wilderness survival and much more.
50 Foot Climbing Tower:  Rock climbing on six challenging routes. Learn the skill of rappelling.

SPECIALTY PROGRAM
SCUBA: NAUI Discover SCUBA program offered daily.
First Year Camper Program: Complete many requirements for the Tenderfoot.  Learn the basics of the Patrol Method.
Second Year Camper Program: Complete many Second Class and First Class rank requirements in a patrol method environment.

CAMP CONTACT INFORMATION
Camp Director - Bruce Hassy - bruce.hassy@scouting.org
Program Director (Planning) - Shannon McMahon - pssrprogdirector@gmail.com
Program Director (Operations) - Jason Wolfe - wolfe.14@live.com
Medical Director - Lorraine Martins - pssrmeddirector@gmail.com
Business Manager - Gus Fruauff - 
swflactivityreg088@gmail.com

IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS

2018 Winter Camp Flyer
2018 Winter Camp Leader/Parent Guide
2018 Daily Schedule
2018 Merit Badge/Advancement Offerings
2018 Packing List
BSA Health & Medical Record
NAUI Medical Statement - Discover SCUBA Participants Only

Space is limited to the first 350 participants.  Last year all 350 slots filled in just 58 minutes!

ONLINE REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 31st at 9 am EST
 

CAMP STAFF OPPORTUNITIES
Interested in being a camp staff team member? There are a few positions still available. All staff members must be 15 years of age or older. Staff development training will take place on the following two weekends:

December 7 - 9, 2018
December 14 - 16, 2018

Attendance at these two weekends is mandatory for all those who wish to serve on camp staff. Please complete a staff application and e-mail to Gus Fruauff at: swflactivityreg088@gmail.com.

CAMP STAFF DOCUMENTS

Staff Application
National Camp Staff Code of Conduct


 
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Cost
$55.00 per Adult
$160.00 per Youth (Provo)
$135.00 per Youth (with Troop)