1.0 OverviewAt Camp Bell this summer the Penguin Patrol nearly completed the Climbing Merit Badge. All they have left is the rappelling requirement. In order to complete the training for the badge, the patrol will go to the Dartmouth Climbing Gym where they will receive instruction in rappelling and have the opportunity to demonstrate rappelling to the merit badge counselor.
2.1 DescriptionWe will meet at the Dartmouth Climbing Gym in Maxwell Hall at 4 pm Sunday. The gym is providing instructors and we will follow their direction during the activity. Our specific goal will be to complete requirement 11:
Rappelling. Do the following:
2.2 Schedule of EventsSunday 13 Nov
1545 -- Meet at the entrance to Maxwell Hall. Brief on the plan.
1600 -- Meet instructors at gym. Go climbing!
1800 -- Finish in gym. Sign blue cards.
2.3 Expected Conditions and DifficultyThis is an indoor activity, so weather is not an issue. The outing will be conducted in accordance with the expectations of BSA's Climb On Safely guidelines and with the rules and expectations of the Dartmouth Climbing Gym.
2.4 Special RequirementsOpen to members of the Penguin Patrol and their parents.
3.0 Administration and Logistics
3.1 Announcement Date: 5 Nov 11
3.2 Roster Closing Date: 5 Nov 11
3.3 CostsNone for individuals. The troop is covering the cost of the gym.
3.4.1 Individual Equipment
3.4.2 Patrol Equipment
3.4.3 Troop Equipment
3.5 Transportation PlanDrop-off Point: Entrance to Webster Hall
Drop-off Time: 1545 Sun 13 Nov
Pickup Point: Same Place
Pickup Time: 1815 Same Day
4.1 Planning Committee
4.2 Adult Leaders
Approved YJB 10Nov11