Winter Campout at Lost Pines

posted Nov 4, 2012, 10:36 AM by Greg Jewett   [ updated Jan 12, 2013, 7:24 PM ]

Winter Camp is a great time to be at Lost Pines Boy Scout Camp. Our staff is focused on providing the best possible program, including many merit badges that are not normally offered at summer camp (see below). Special training opportunities are also available during camp for Scouts who want to be Den Chiefs, serve as Chaplain’s Aides or start organizing their Eagle Scout project.

Winter Camp at LPSR is Wednesday, January 2nd through Sunday, January 6th. 

Merit Badges available at the Winter Camp
Archery Art/Sculpture
Astronomy Basketry & Leather-work
Camping  (Eagle) Chemistry
Cit Community (Eagle) Cit Nation (Eagle)
Cit World (Eagle) Climbing
Communications (Eagle) Cooking
Emergency Prep (Eagle) Environmental Science (Eagle)
First Aid  (Eagle) Farm Mechanics
Forestry Indian Lore
Metalworking Orienteering
Personal Fitness (Eagle) Pioneering
Public Speaking Rifle
Shotgun Space Exploration
Wilderness Survival Woodcarving
COPE Eagle Quest

For those scouts taking Wilderness Survival, there are extra items that they'll need.

____ Signed Medical Report Form

____ Scout Uniform and Belt
____ Letter Writing Material
____ Socks and Scout Socks (4 or 5 pair)
____ Backpack
____ Long pants (2 to 4 pair)
____ Chemical hand warmers
____ 4 or 5 T-shirts (no tank tops)
____ Camera & Film
____ Shoes (closed toe) or Hiking Boots
____ Bible or Prayer Book
____ Cap or Hat (STOCKING CAP)
____ Work Gloves
____ Underwear (including long!)
____ Dirty Clothes Bag
____ Pajamas or sleeping clothes
____ Combination Lock
____ Sleeping Bag or blankets & sheet
____ Mosquito Netting
____ Pillow
____ Watch
____ Cot or pad  
____ Fishing gear (for Fishing MB)
____ Personal First Aid Kit
____ Poncho or Rain suit (pants & jacket)
____ Winter coat
____ Towels & washcloth
____ Soap and Shampoo
____ Toothbrush & Toothpaste
____ Comb, Brush, & Mirror 
____ Flashlight & Extra Batteries 
____ Pocket Knife & "Totin Chip"

Survival Kit (for Wilderness Survival MB)  
____ Insect Repellent (non-aerosol)
____ Whistle     (if offered)
____ Long sleeve shirt (2 to 4)
____ Ground Cloth
____ Sun Screen
____ Signal Mirror
____ Boy Scout Handbook
____ Sewing Kit
____ Water Bottle (or Canteen) & Cup
____ Compass
____ Spiral Notebooks
____ Space Blanket
____ Pen or Pencils
____ Water Purification Tablets
____ Completed Merit Badge Work
____ Waterproof Matches
____ Spending Money
____ Portable chair or camp stool

Don’t Bring:
Electronic items such as radios, CD players, tape players, TV’s, electronic games, or Pets.