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2023 Shooting Weekend

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2023 Shooting Weekend
2023 Shooting Weekend

Time & Location

Dec 02, 2023, 5:00 PM – Dec 04, 2023, 12:00 PM

Carthage, 4637 Old Carthage Rd, Carthage, NC 28327, USA

About the event

Troop 318

2023 Shooting Camp Durant Trip

December 1-3

Hickory campsite 318 B

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https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050D4FACAF2DA4F58-december

Troop 318 Scouts     Wants merit badge

Leader Cell Phone Contact Information:

Name    Cell Phone #

Range officers/Instructors:

Mitch Sandman mitchsandman@gmail.com  Rifle or Shotgun

Prayson Pate praysonpate@gmail.com   Shotgun

James Diehl jcdiehl@bellsouth.net  Rifle or Shotgun

Mike Rossman mrossman37@me.com

Rich Cravener rcravener@outlook.com

Ken Miller ken@milleracademync.org

Brian Lehrschall blehrschall@gmail.com

Departure:

Meet:   at North Raleigh United Methodist Church at 5:30pm on Friday Garden Center

Depart: Promptly at 6:00 pm Friday.

Food:  Eat individual bag dinner

Return:

We will return Sunday around 11:30 am and meet at the church garden.

Cost for attending:  $60

Where: Camp Durant

Accommodations:

We are tenting in Camp Durant. Sites are equipped with a toilet (winter time) and running water.

Travel Route/Distance/Time:

Distance: 89 Miles

Time:  ~ 1 hours   35 minutes

Attire: ALL Scouts will dress in Class A uniforms for travel.  Please dress and/or pack for wet weather.

Meals:

We will be cooking 4 meals, Breakfast Saturday, Lunch Saturday, Dinner Saturday, Breakfast Sunday.

Camp Durant Contact Ranger:

Rangers phone: (910) 948-3258

Camp Durant phone: (910) 948-2382; FAX (910) 948-3541

The Ranger’s residence is about a mile-and-a-half further down Bethlehem Church Rd. on the left at the entrance to Camp Reeves.

Rangers phone: (910) 948-3258

Camp Reeves Administration Building phone: (910) 948-2804

What to bring:

Personal Camp Equipment List (required personal items in bold)

o Boy Scout Handbook (with pen)

o Clothing (at least one complete change) appropriate for season

o Flashlight

o Knife, Fork and Spoon

o Metal or plastic cup and plate

o Rain gear (poncho) & waterproof bags

o Sleeping Bag with Foam Pad

o Toiletries (including: toilet paper, Kleenex)

Tent 1-2 person (or arrange to share) - Troop usually supplies these for scouts in their first 2 years.

o Backpack

o Camera

o Canteen or Water Bottle

o First Aid Kit

o Ground cloth or tarp

o Hat (toboggan for cold nights)

o Pillow

o Pocketknife

o Rope/twine Compass

o Towel

Notes

o Label everything with your name or initials.

o Keep your equipment dry - always pack assuming it will rain!

Do Not Bring

o Any type of liquid fire propellant

o Cell Phones

o Electronic equipment (radios, CD players, Game boy, etc.)

o Fireworks

o Fixed blade knives

o Lighters

o Matches (Troop Guides will provide these initially)

Schedule:

Friday: Travel and set up camp.

10:00 Lights out

Saturday:

7:00-9:00 - Breakfast and cleanup

9:00-12:00 - Rifle/Shotgun ranges open

12:00-1:00 - Lunch and cleanup

1:00-4:00 - Rifle/Shotgun ranges open

4:00-10:00 - Free time, Dinner and Cleanup

10:00 Lights out

Sunday:

7:00-9:00 - Break down camp, breakfast and cleanup

9:00-10:00 - Final campsite cleanup, police line

10:00-11:30 - Travel.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Camp Durant: 4637 Old Carthage Road, Carthage, North Carolina 28327

Camp Office: 910-948-2382 (Number to call during the event)

Camp Fax:  910-948-3541

Raleigh Office: 919-872-4884 or 1-800-662-7102

Ranger’s Residence: 910-948-3258 (emergency only)

Directions:

8501 Honeycutt Road

Raleigh, NC 27615

Get on I-440 W in Raleigh from Falls of Neuse Rd, Sandy Forks Rd and Six Forks Rd

Take US-1 S to US-15 S/US-501 S in 7, Pocket

Continue on US-15 S/US-501 S. Take Bethlehem Church Rd to Durant Dr in 2, Bensalem

Slight right onto US-15 S/US-501 S

Slight right onto Monroe St

At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit onto NC-22 N/NC-24 W/NC-27 W/Courthouse Square/McReynolds St

Turn left onto Bethlehem Church Rd

Continue onto Old Carthage Rd

Turn left onto Durant Dr

Turn right to stay on Durant Dr

Camp Durant

4637 Old Carthage Rd, Carthage, NC 28327

Hospital:

Moore Regional Hospital

Sand Hills Urgent Care

10935 S. US Highway 15 501

Southern Pines

Phone: 910 692 5555.

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