This year’s Summer Camp will be based on Loch Arbhach, Co. Sligo. Manannán will camp from 13-22 July.
All Scouts are required to participate in camp preparations in the week leading up to camp. The times are as follows:
Wednesday 11 July, 1000 – boats to be recovered from water
Thursday 12 July, 1300 – truck day; all boats and camp equipment will be loaded onto the truck
All Scouts must be in the Den at 0900 on Friday 13 July, wearing their neckerchief and Manannán t-shirt. Everyone will need to bring a packed lunch for Friday.
We expect to be back in the Den by 1730 on Sunday 22 July.
All gear should be packed lined with bin liners in case of rain.
Medication if required – MUST be brought to attention of Section Leaders
Packed lunch for Friday
Manannán t-shirt, training top and neckerchief
Rain gear (jacket and leggings)
Small rucksack for day trips
Clothing for ten days (t-shirts, jumpers, shorts, trousers, underwear etc.)
Warm clothing (fleece, hat etc.)
Boating gear (PFD, swimming shorts, boating shoes, rain gear)
Wash bag/toiletries (please note: products which contain micro-beads are banned)
Torch (with spare batteries)
Bowl, cup, spoon, knife, fork
Tea towel x2
Spending money (no more than €5)
Mobile phones are NOT PERMITTED on this camp and will be confiscated for the duration of camp.
The total cost of Summer Camp is €220 (including €50 deposit). The balance is due on Friday 29 June; this can be paid in cash or by a cheque payable to ‘GASOGA MARA 8’.
If any Scout has to arrive late or leave camp early for any reason, this must be brought to the attention of the Section Leaders by Friday 6 July.
Scouts should contact their Watch Leader with any questions.
Go raibh maith agaibh.