Sunday, October 23, 2016

  • The Iron Chef camp out will be held at Owasippe this year the weekend of November 4-6th.  The cost will be $35 per scout.  Scouts will enjoy fishing, camping, and the annual cooking competition!  Webelos II have also been invited to attend to judge the competition on Saturday night!  Can the Raptor Patrol continue their reign on the competition with a three peat?  Sign up today to take the challenge!  Registration must occur on TROOPMASTER by Tuesday, October 25th.   Payment and PERMISSION SLIPS are due at Tuesday's Troop Meeting.  If you do not have current health forms parts A and B turned in from previous events, please bring a copy.  

Thursday, September 1, 2016

What: Fish & Mountain Bike Campout
When: September 16-18
Where: Owasippe Scout Reservation, Campsite #6, Camp Wolverine
Cost: $25/person.  Payment is due at the Troop meeting on September 13th.
Registration: Must register on TROOPMASTER by Tuesday, September 13th.
Departure: Meet at Owassippe, 6:30 pm in main parking lot (9900 Russell Rd, Twin Lake, MI 49457)- Parents must arrange transportation of their scouts and their gear.
Return: Parents pick up Scouts on Sunday at 1 pm from Owasippe
Permission Slips: Scouts must complete and bring a permission slip.  Permission slips can always be found on Troopmaster under File/Documents.  Please bring permission slips to the September 13th Troop meeting.
Health Forms: Scouts must have current health forms parts A and B. Please bring a copy to the September 13th meeting.  
Equipment to Bring:
  • Mountain Bike Gear (if you want to ride): bike, helmet (required), safety glasses for biking, water bottle or hydration pack (to carry on rides)
  • Fishing equipment: fish pole, tackle (bobbers, hooks, sinkers and artificial lures if you wish), bait (wax worms, red worms, night crawlers, Meal Worms will all work)
  • Items from the CAMPING CHECKLIST
Questions: Please contact Brad Malott with any questions.  616.502.3210

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Canoe Trip Weekend
July 16-17
We will be canoeing the White River from Hesperia to Happy Mohawk.  We will be canoeing both Saturday and Sunday and camping overnight.  

Reminder: Registration deadline for this event is Monday, July 4th.
  • Departure: July 16.  We will depart on Saturday morning from the SL Orchard Market.
  • Return: Sunday, July 17th. Exact time will depend on what time we break camp on Sunday, but we should be home by 4 pm.
  • Cost: $50.  Money for this event will be collected at departure.
  • Requirements: Open to all scouts.  All scouts MUST have passed the BSA swim test. Having the Canoeing Merit Badge is preferred.  Scouts who do not have the canoeing merit badge will be paired with an adult or older scout who has taken and earned the badge.  
  • Registration closes July 4th on TROOPMASTER

Monday, March 28, 2016

Summer Camp

Troop 14 will be attending summer camp at GERBER SCOUT RESERVATION Sunday, June 12th-Saturday, June 18th.  The cost is $310 for scouts and $145 for adults.  This includes the Wednesday night family night dinner.  
  • A $100 deposit is now due and final payment is due is by April 26th.  After this date, there is an additional $15 late fee to register.  
  • Merit badge classes will be open for registration April 4th.  This year there is a ‘Parent Portal’ which allows the individual scout to select and sign up for merit badges online.  Once a scout is registered in TROOPMASTER, and after your deposit has been paid, you will be sent your log in information and password.  
  • The MERIT BADGE SCHEDULE is now available, as well as the PRE REQUISITES needed for merit badge classes.  Some merit badge classes do fill up quickly!  It is recommended that you sign up as soon as possible.  
  • New/Incoming scouts will be participating in Eagle Quest for first year campers as well as Camping and Wilderness Survival.   Registration will be taken care of for our new scouts.  
  • Health forms PARTS A, B and C (physician signed) are required for summer camp.
  • Registration is now open on TROOPMASTER
  • Check out the CAMP PROMO VIDEO!