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From Friday, April 10 2015
To Sunday, April 12 2015
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2015 Apocalypse Survival Camporee

SITUATION: A serious outbreak has occurred in the area, and has started to affect only those over the age of 18, leaving highly trained Scouts as the only hope for the survival of the human race! A safe haven remains in underutilized parts of what was known as Camp Mountaineer, and the little known area referred to as Camp Lynn.  

MISSION: Mountaineer Area Council Boy Scout Troops will muster within the safe haven of Camp Mountaineer and Camp Lynn on 10 April 2015 to practice and test their skills in Emergency Preparedness, Search and Rescue, and Wilderness Survival, in order to prevent this outbreak from spreading across the country.

Who: Boy Scouts, Venturers, Webelos attending with a troop

When: April 10-12, 2015

Where: Camp Mountaineer, 187 Camp Mountaineer Rd, Morgantown

Cost: $8.00 per person before April 2
$10.00 per person thereafter

Check-In: Begins Friday at 5:30 pm at the Cub Scout Pavilion

Planned Activities:

  • First Aid Skills
  • Orienterring
  • Primitive Fire Building Skills
  • Water Treatment
  • Signaling
  • Survival Shelter
  • Survival Kits
  • Fishing, Snares, and Traps
  • Conduct a Hasty Search
  • Campfire
  • Various demontrations and activities by area groups (WV Army National Guard, Civil Air Patrol, Mountaineer Area Rescue Group, etc.)

Packing List: Along with your camping gear, Scouts are reminded to bring their Scout Spirit, BSA Handbook, tarp, pols, cord, fire starter, backpack and daypack, compass, GPS receiver (if owned), water purification system or tablets, and fishing gear. All units must provide their own meals.

Click here for Program and Registration Packet

Click here for Online Registration

Location: Camp Mountaineer, 187 Camp Mountaineer Road, Morgantown
Contact: Pete Knapp