Aquatic Activity
The troop owns ten canoes and has frequent aquatic related activities during spring and summer. It may be a one day trip or an overnight outing, but the swimming/boating material each scout should take is always the same.
The Scout will carry or wear
His Clothing and Equipment
  • Closed toe water shoes
  • Dry bag/waterproof bag (carry personal belongings and insure it stays dry)
  • Extra T-shirt (if one wishes to wear dry clothes after the activity)
  • Hat
  • Quick dry shirt
  • Sun glasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Swim suit
  • Towel
His food
For one day event. (If it is an overnight, refer to the Backpacking Food Suggestions.)
  • Beef jerky
  • Chips
  • Sandwiches
  • Fresh fruit
  • Fruit snacks
  • Granola/cereal bars
  • Lunchables
  • Trail mix
  • Water bottle
The Troop will provide
  • Canoes
  • First aid kit
  • Life jackets
  • Oars
Last modified May 06, 2012.