Troop 88 BSA
Bridgewater, NJ


Summer Camp - 2018


  NOTICE!  

This year, we will be going to the Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation June 24 - 30, 2018. Hawk Mountain is located in PA.
The week of June 24 is the first week after school ends.

Important Dates:
Now - sign up
Fee   due by February 15 - $400 
Late rate       after Feb 15 - $420 
New Scouts until April 27 - $400 

             BSA Swim Test - April 12; make-up ??
MB selection - May 17      
Medical Forms due - May 24               

Leave for camp - June 24 (Sunday)
       Return home - June 30 (Saturday)

 


Medical Forms:  [select: Going to Camp]. requires doctor's exam, due 5/24/18
   [Medical Form FAQs]
   Special dietary needs [Form]
Merit badge Schedule:   [ 2018 Master schedule] MB sign-up will be at the 5/17 Workshop.
Prerequisites:   Check Merit Badge requirements below for prerequisites that are needed for some MBs.
 (Prerequisites will be verified by the Troop.)
  Emergency Preparedness MB: [emergency-prep-checklist]
    Scuba information:[]
Parent's Guide:   Troop 88 Guide for Summer Camp [2018 pdf]
Equipment List:   [pdf]


Merit badge requirements
Prerequisits highlighted in yellow

Aquatics:  [Canoeing]
  [Kayaking]
  [Lifesaving]
  [Rowing]
  [Small-Boat-Sailing]
  [Swimming]

Climbing:  [Climbing]
  [Search-and-Rescue]

Econ:  [Astronomy]
  [Environmental-Science]
  [Fish-and-Wildlife-Management]
  [Forestry]
  [Geology]
  [Mammal-Study]
  [Nature]
  [Paul-Bunyan-Woodsman]

Handicrafts:  [Art]
  [Basketry]
  [Indian-Lore]
  [Leatherwork]
  [Pottery]
  [Pulp-and-Paper]
  [Textile]
  [Wood-Carving]

ODS:  [Camping]
  [Exploration]
  [First-Aid]
  [Geocaching]
  [Orienteeringn]
  [Pioneering]
  [Scouting-Heritage]
  [Wilderness-Survival]

Pathfinder:  [Collectionsg]
  [Firem'n Chit Awarde]
  [First-Class]
  [Mining-in-Society]
  [SSecond-Class]
  [Tenderfoot]
  [Totin Chip Award]

Prgm Dir:  [Citizenship-in-the-World]
  [Communication]

Ranger Apprentice:  [Farm-Mechanics]
  [Home-Repairs]
  [Metalwork]
  [Painting]
  [Plumbing]
  [Welding]

Shooting Sports:  [Archery]
  [Rifle-Shooting]
  [Shotgun-Shooting]

Sports:  [Cycling]
  [Fishing]
  [Fly-Fishing]
  [Golf]

STEM:  [Animation]
  [Chess]
  [Game-Design]
  [Graphic-Arts]
  [Moviemaking]
  [Photography]
  [Robotics]
  [Space-Exploration]


updated 6/07/2018