Fox Island Scout Troop 27 has an active outdoor program, and holds monthly camping trips and other outings. Find out what is happening this month on our High Adventure Events Calendar.
Friday, October 18, 2019 - Sunday, October 20, 2019
Infected or Survivor - which will you be, and who will come out alive?
The zombies are headed for the last safe haven in the Northwest: Camp Thunderbird! Will you make it to the safety of camp before the infection gets YOU?
Join the Zombie Invasion defense force, and learn the skills needed to fend off the approaching Zombie hoards... this Camporee style event is guaranteed to be the most exciting thing you will have done in a long while! They managed to defeat the zombies at Camp Hahobas back in 2010, will YOU be able to do the same in 2019?
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Location: Camp Thunderbird
Sunday, December 01, 2019
Join your Island neighbors and friends for a festive evening of fun! Sing carols around the bonfire provided by our Scouts, meet our tree lighter, visit with Santa Claus, and listen to the annual Christmas concert. Bring a few logs for our outdoor bonfire.
Scouts will arrive at 5:00 PM to build the bonfire, with caroling starting at 6:00 PM, followed by Santa's visit shortly thereafter.
This event will earn the Scouts 2 service project hours.
Location: 690 9th Ave, Fox Island, WA 98333
Camp Parsons Summer Camp
Situated 'where the mountains meet the sea' at the foot of the Olympic Mountains on Hood Canal, Camp Parsons is one of the oldest Scout camps operating in America. Noted in Boy's Life magazine as a 'Pacific Northwest gem', its remarkable setting offers a rare experience of canoeing, sailboating and swimming in an open saltwater environment.
Sign up at Troop meeting by 2/11/19.
$403 per Scout ($214 deposit due by 2/11/19)
$260 per adult ($143 deposit due by 2/11/19)
Please provide all camp payments to: Karyn Fritze.
Wondering what merit badges to take when you come to camp?
Here's an idea of the offerings:
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Come spend a fun weekend with us in a winter wonderland! Camp Sheppard, located in the spectacular Cascade Mountains just minutes from Crystal Mountain ski area, offers troops day hikes, scavenger hunts, snow tubing, snow shoeing and more. Advancement opportunities are also available.
More About Camp
While at camp, Scouts will have the opportunity to participate in winter activities, various advancement activities such as leather working, woodcarving, First Aid, and relax during free time and cracker barrel. Camp Sheppard’s nine heated cabins each sleep up to 24 people in bunks with mattresses. Restrooms are centrally located and the lodge provides a warm haven. For your convenience the trading post will be open with snacks, craft items, t-shirts and more.
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Location: Camp Sheppard, Enumclaw, WA
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - Sunday, August 23, 2020
WashJam 2020 - The Washington State Regional Jamboree
August 20-23, 2020 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Tacoma.
What is WashJam, you ask? Held once every 4 years, WashJam 2020 will be the biggest Scouting event in the Pacific Northwest, attracting over 5,000 Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Venturers, Varsity and Explorers from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Canada. Activities include Cub Scout Adventure World, Advancement Challenge, Technology Challenge, Survival Challenge, Mountain Man Rendezvous, Aquatics Adventure, Shooting Sports, Fishing, two big arena shows, a Zombie Night Hike and more.
Want to know more? Check out the website to watch a preview video, read the FAQ's, download flyers and the leader's guide, and get registered:
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Location: 47.13716, -122.5997