2012 White Water Rafting Hudson River

Desc:Stay overnight at the Curtis S. Read Scout Reservation then go white water rafting in the Hudson Gorge
Start Date and TimeFriday 5-4-12 5:00 pm
End Date and Time:Sunday 5-6-12 3-5:00pm-ish
Departure & Return Location:The park and ride at Bushnell's Basin
Scout LeaderN.T. 
Adult AdvisorMr. Thiemel
Permission slipClick here to download the TROOP permission slip for this event. 
Click here to download the Wild Waters Release for this event. 
Cost per scout$75 per person
Sign Up DeadlineApril 23, 2012 
Note the troop policy is to charge an addional $25 late fee after this date IF space is still available. Proper planning requires an early commitment by scouts to this date.
General OverviewDrive down on Friday and sleep in tents at Curtis S Read Scout Reservation. On Saturday, go white water rafting in the Hudson Gorge with Wild Waters rafting Outfitters.
Related Merit BadgesCamping, Communications, Fishing
Maps to the eventPittsford to the Curtis Read Scout Camp

Curtis Read to White Water Rafting

Curtis Read Address: 
Curtis S. Read Scout Camp 
1377 Palisades Rd #1 
Brant Lake, NY 12815 

Wild Waters Rafting Address:
1123 New York route 28 
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(800) 867-2335

Trail map(s) of the event locationCamp Waubeeka map. We are camping on the cascade site.
Suggested Packing ListWeekend packing list available on website and polyester long underwear, a swim suit.
Schedule of Events
5:00pm Meet at Bushnells Basin 
5:30pm Depart for Curtis Read Scout Reservation 
11:00pm Arrive/Setup 
11:30pm Lights Out 

6:00am Reveille 
6:30am Breakfast 
7:00am Cleanup 
7:30am Leave for Wild Water Outfitters 
8:30am Check-in and White Water Rafting! 
5:00pm Dinner at the Outfitter 
6:30pm Return to Scout Camp 
9:00pm Campfire 
10:30pm Lights Out 

7:30am Reveille 
8:30am Breakfast 
9:00am Cleanup 
10:00am Departure 
3:30pm Arrive back at Park and Ride
Scout's OwnThe link will be put here once the troop chaplain sends it to the webmaster
ReflectionsThe Start, Stop, and Continue link will be put here once the troop scribe sends it to the webmaster
PicturesWhite Water Rafting 2012

Specific Details:

  • Have Fun!
  • Bring Fishing Gear
  • Don't forget your rain gear.