Category Archives: Camping

Service Weekend at Bayport

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Summer Camp

We got back about 1 PM last Saturday after a week in the mountains at Camp Shenandoah. Great camp, great staff, and a great program. We had hot days and cool nights, with thunderstorms most days. It was a productive … Continue reading

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2011 New Guy Campout

We all headed to Endview Plantation on Friday evening for a weekend of camping. We had several new Scouts with us, as well as some of the more experienced Scouts. Most of the weekend was taken up with cooking, a … Continue reading

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2010 Iron Chef

The 2010 Iron Chef campout at Newport News Park was a great success, in spite of the rain on Saturday night. Lots of advancement requirements were completed by the Scouts and signed off in their books. The highlight of the … Continue reading

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Troop 11 Takes 6th Place in the Annual Bayport Punkin’ Chunkin”

Troop 11 placed 6th in the Punkin’ Chunkin’ at Bayport Scout reservation on the 13th of November. They chunked their 10 pound punkin’ 343 feet! Good going guys. Wish I could have been there .

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Troop 11 Participates in 34th Annual Baltimore Area Council Orienteering Day

Once again we set out for Maryland and another funweekend. We participated in the annual orienteering meet put on by the Baltimore Area Council, and this year we had something to celebrate! Two of our younger Scouts, Dylan and Evan, … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Video

Here’s the Summer Camp video from our week at Camp Olmsted.

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Summer Camp Part 3

Several of the boys got up early this morning to go to religious services. I stayed in bed to catch up on missed sleep. Had a boy last night about 11PM wake me to tell me that he felt sick. … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Part 2

Well, we certainly had an exciting day yesterday! We had a fast-moving thunderstorm pass through with high winds and heavy rain. Bradley and Chris were sailing in the middle of the lake at the time, and capsized. To make a … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Part 1

We arrived at Camp Olmsted at the Goshen ScoutĀ ReservationĀ in the Virginia Mountains about 2 PM yesterday afternoon. Check in was uneventful, and we were treated to something we hadn’t seen at home for a while … RAIN! Thunderstorms and rain … Continue reading

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