Start Date: August 4th, 2007 8:00 AM
End Date: April 7th, 2007 2:00 PM
Meeting Point for Drop-off and Pickup: Carmenita Middle School
Location: Lower Kern River
Forms Needes: Troop 693 Permission Slip, Medical Form
Coordinator: Anyi Chang
Cost: $355 for scouts, $280 for Adults Going Rafting (Estimated subsidy of $25 -$45 not deducted yet)
Last Date to Signup: May 29th, 2007 (with $50 deposit, balance due by June 25th, 2007)
Things to bring: Camping Checklist + Whitewater Rafting Checklist
Pre-requisite: Swimming Merit Badge
Attention: Parents, please be aware that this trip will require a minimum of 2 adults rafting. If this requirement is not met, the trip will have to be cancelled. If you can volunteer to go rafting with the boys, it would be greatly appreciated.
Kern River Tour’s featured trip!
The ultimate in overnight white water adventure! The 2 days you spend on the Lower Kern will be an unforgettable experience which will keep you talking about it to your friends and family for years.
The trip starts with Class II rapids for a great warm up and introduction to the river and your guide. Continuing down river until you drop into thundering Class IV rapids; as well as calm sections in between to float and relax.
Further details can be found at http://www.kernrivertours.com/index.html
Note: Please bring money for lunch on the way home