Boy Scout and Venturing Winter Camp Information available below...
NEW WINTER CAMP UPDATES FOR 2013!
December 27 - 31, 2013
Clements Scout Ranch / Trevor Rees-Jones Scout Camp
Winter Camp at Trevor Rees-Jones Scout Camp in Athens, Texas, is Circle Ten Council's single largest camping event. Winter Camp is designed for Boy Scout Troops to have four nights of camping that include advancement opportunities and special fun activities staffed by the Order of the Arrow, Mikanakawa Lodge of Circle Ten Council.
Event Registration will once again be through the Campmaster reservation system
For a reservation form, click here.
Merit Badge preregistration will begin November 1, 2013 and will be done through the Campmaster website.
HUNTER EDUCATION DETAILS FOR WINTER CAMP
Winter camp will once again be offereing the Texas Hunter Education Class at Winter Camp on December 29th from 1pm to 8pm with a break for supper. The course will be available in the Scoutmasters lounge and is open to both youth and adults. Particiapants will need to bring $15 cash and their social security number for the official form that is submitted to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Any questions concerning the course should be directed to Jose Garcia at 214-293-6443.
Watch this page for more updates coming soon!
If you are a member of the Order of the Arrow and at least 14 years of age you can serve on staff at Winter Camp! Staff Application process also coming soon.
As in years past, the scheduled arrival day for Winter Camp 2013 is Friday, December 27. Early arrival is available after 9am on December 26th.
Please do not arrive before 9am on the 26th.
If your troop chooses to arrive on December 26th please be mindful that this is the time when the staff sets up winter camp. There is no program and minimal staff assistance will be available.
2014 Venturing Winter Camp
Venturing Winter Camp is a camping event from December 26-31, 2014. It is designed for Venturing Crews and includes opportunities for Venturers to work on their Ranger and Bronze Awards. Staffed by Circle Ten Council's Venturing Officer's Association, campers will have the opportunity to participate in activities, compete against other crews, learn new Venturing Skills, share resources from their adventures, and have a week of fun!
Winter Camp participants have the option of attending with their crew (preferred) or individually if your crew is not attending. Individuals attending will need to register in CampMaster as Venturing Winter Camp Staff. All who register and pay prior to December 24th, 2014 the fee is $45. Registering and paying at the door will be $55.
Winter Camp Dates:
Participant check-in: December 26, 2014 from 2:00-5:00pm
or December 27, 2014 from 7:00-8:00am
Program begins - December 27, 2014 at 9:00am
If your crew chooses to arrive on December 26: This is when the event staff will be setting up the camp. There is no program scheduled for that day and minimal staff assistance will be available.
The Venturing Winter Camp Leaders' Guide is available here.