scouts-l Mail Archive for March of 2000: Re: Length of Weekend Campouts
golden cliff (c60clg1@CORN.CSO.NIU.EDU
Fri Mar 31 2000 - 16:34:06 CST
We usually leave about 7:00pm on Friday and return at 11:00am on Sunday.
That gives everyone plenty of time to assemble on Friday night, and back
early enough on Sunday to have most of the day free. It also makes for an
even 40 hours of camping for the weekend. It kind of balances out the
Are boys are experts at setting up tents in the dark.
There are numerous exceptions when circumstances require us leaving
earlier/later, or return later.
Of course when weekends exceed the 40 hour limit, we pay all our Scouts
and Scouters time and a half their "normal" pay for all hours over 40.
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