Get Outdoors – Golden Ears Camping Edition July 31-Aug 4

Get Outdoors! Golden Ears Camping Edition
July 31-Aug 4, 2017

AGES 9-12 YRS | 13-16YRS
Non-Member: $450 Member: $405

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Camp Goal

To expose, expand and explore. To introduce back-packing and camping as forms of outdoor recreation and encourage the importance of safety in outdoor environments. To explore a wide range of outdoor activity in order to generate strong and safe fundamental movements and abilities.
* Tent and other camping equipment will be provided. Sleeping bag & Sleeping mat are required and available for rental.

Schedule – Full day 9am-4pm (Wednesday & Thursday OVERNIGHT)

* Schedule subject to change
** All times are estimates and very likely to change
** *Water and snack breaks will happen throughout each day
**** Please bring swim suit & towel for camping trip

Camping equipment required

  • Whistle (to be worn around neck at all times)
  • Sleeping bag (option to rent $25)
  • Sleeping pad (option to rent $8)
  • Duffle bag or large backpack for all your camping equipment
  • Day sizes backpack large enough to fit lunch, raingear, water bottle, sunscreen and hat and extra layer
  • 1L water bottle
  • Flashlight or headlamp with extra batteries
  • Rainwear with a hood
  • Sunscreen + hat
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste + other necessary toiletries
  • 1 pair of shorts (quick-dry preferred, no jean shorts)
  • 1 pair of track or sweat pants (quick try material recommended, no jeans)
  • 1 hoodie or polar fleece jacket for night time
  •  1 long sleeve
  • 3 shirts (2 quick dry recommended)
  • 2 pairs of socks
  • Sleep wear
  • 1 pillow case
  • Toque
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • Running shoes (suitable for hiking)
  • Camp shoes (crocs or sandals)
  • 1 plastic bowl
  • 1 plastic plate
  • mug
  • Set of fork, spoon, knife

Camping equipment provided

  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag (option to rent)
  • Sleeping pad (option to rent)
  • Insect repellent
  • Bathroom paper
  • Tarp
  • Rope
  • Camping Stove
  • Firewood (if permitted)
  • Matches
  • First aid kit

Optional Gear

  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Journal and pencil (to write about your amazing trip!)

*All equipment will be reviewed and brought to the Oval for Tuesday to ensure proper packing and preparation of each camper is completed.

Camp Meals

  • Wednesday 6:00pm Dinner: Stir fry veggie wraps
  • Thursday 8:30am Breakfast: Oatmeal, fruit
  • Thursday 12:00pm Lunch: Jam or meat & cheese wraps/sandwiches, granola bar, apple
  • Thursday 6:00pm Dinner: Pita pizzas – peperoni, peppers, onion, cheese, tomato sauce
  • Friday 8:30am Breakfast: Oatmeal, fruit, jam sandwich
  • Friday 1:00pm Lunch: provided by the O Café

*Please outline all food allergies prior to trip to Camp Programmer Loren Dillane @ ldillane@richmondoval.ca

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