Ski Trip to Jay Peak
This outing will consist of a one-day downhill skiing and snowboarding trip to Jay Peak Resort in northern Vermont on Saturday, 5 January 2002.
Participants will meet in the Maynard Street parking lot on Saturday morning, drive to Jay Peak, ski or snowboard for the day and return home. Participants who have not already earned Snow Sports Merit Badge will be able to complete the on-snow requirements for the merit badge during this outing.
2.2 Schedule of Events
0600 - Meet at Old Hospital Parking Lot on Maynard Street. Depart as soon as all are ready.
0830 - Approximate arrival time. Purchase lift tickets, rent gear if necessary and start skiing and riding.
1600 - Stop skiing when the lifts close. Pack up and head for home.
1700 - Stop for Big Mac Attack
1900 - Arrive in Hanover
2.3 Expected Conditions and Difficulty
As of Thursday January 3rd, Jay Peak has base depths of 24-40 inches. Weather forecast for Saturday is for partly sunny sky and a high temperature of 22 degrees F. Full report is available on the Jay Peak web site.
2.4 Special Requirements
This outing is open to skiers and boarders of all abilities.
3.0 Administration and Logistics
3.1 Announcement Date: 2 Jan 02
3.2 Roster Closing Date: 1800 4 Jan 02
Full price adult lift tickets are $52.00. Tickets for "Juniors" age 17 and under are $38.00. We may be able to obtain some discount tickets but are not sure as of the time this plan is written.
3.4.1 Individual Equipment
Skiing and snow boarding equipment and appropriate warm clothing.
Class A Uniform should be worn for travel.
3.4.2 Patrol Equipment
3.4.3 Troop Equipment
First Aid Kit
3.5 Transportation Plan
Drop-off Point: Old Hospital Parking Lot
Drop-off Time: 0600 5 Jan 02
Pickup Point: Scouts will be transported to their homes.
Pickup Time: 1900 5 Jan 02
4.1 Planning Committee
Chris and Michael
4.2 Adult Leaders
SMIC: Mr. Hoge
Mr. Malone, Snow Sports MB Counselor
Approved 2 Jan 02 - GCH
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