Dates: Saturday November 5 to Sunday November 6 (with Day Trip Option)
Location: Camp Oakarro in Wadsworth, IL (approx. 35 minutes driving) and Boundless Adventure ropes courses in Kenosha, WI
Saturday morning, Troop 28 will travel from Glencoe to NEIC’s Camp Oakarro in Wadsworth, Illinois, and make camp and prepare lunch before traveling 15 minutes to Boundless Adventures, a ropes course park in Kenosha
In the afternoon, youth (and adults!) will be able to participate in courses ranging from beginner to challenging; most courses are accessible to all scouts with a supervising parent on the ground. Climbers aged 10-11 will need an adult to accompany them to complete “blue” courses. For course descriptions, policies, FAQs, and COVID precautions, please visit the Boundless Adventures website.
Boys in 5th to 12th grade, (and siblings, and/or parents) are welcome to participate in the high ropes course as day guests.VERY IMPORTANT! a digital event waiver IS REQUIRED for all climbers before the start of the ropes course program. Please CLICK HERE for the troop’s unique link. Please do not use a generic waiver as it will not be grouped with the rest of the waivers for this troop event (under “Chris’s Event”). Adults and youth participants will not be allowed to participate without a signed waiver at the start of the session.
Please see trip information details here including suggested attire for climbing: 2022 Trip Information Sheet
Please review BSA’s Pre-Event Medical (COVID) Screening Checklist prior to departure to ensure your scout is safe to participate.