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Sep 14-16, 2018
Shooting Sports Weekend

Young man shooting a rifle wearing hearing and eye protectionShooting Sports Weekend!

It's the annual Shooting Sports Weekend! Our Shooting Sports Committee is hosting a weekend packed with shooting sports activities.

This event is for Boy Scouts ages 11-17, age 10 if completed Webelos and joined a Boy Scout troop. Some events like shotgun may have age or size restrictions which are up to the instructor. See age restrictions here.

Scouts will be grouped into patrols of 16 and rotate through the various stations. Experienced instructors will conduct safety briefings, supervise all activities, and provide expert instruction.

This is an amazing opportunity to experience a wide variety of shooting sports in a safe and fun outdoor environment. This event is limited to 128 Scouts so make sure you sign up early!

Registration opens August 1, 2018. See below.

Who: Boy Scouts and adult leaders (Scouts have priority but adults can shoot too!)
Cost: $95 youth, $50 adult, $40 weekend staff, $15 day staff (includes all program materials, food, and camping)
Date: Fri-Sun, Sep 14-16, 2018
Time: Fri 5:00pm - Sun 12:00 noon
Location: Cutter Scout Reservation (mapExternal Link)
Meals: Fri - cracker barrel, Sat - breakfast/lunch/dinner, and Sun - breakfast/lunch
Activities: Archery, .22 Rifle, Tomahawk, Shotgun, Slingshot, Muzzleloading Rifle, Air Rifle, and Sporting Arrows

Firearms Permission Form for Boy Scouts and Venturers: Click to download permission form

NOTE: All participants MUST attend a mandatory safety briefing Friday night or they cannot participate at any of the program areas!

· Aug 1, 2018 – Registration opens for in-council units (limited to 10 youth/unit, contingent registration only, each unit must have 2 adults minimum)
· Aug 15, 2018 – Registration continues, (unlimited, first-come, first-served, non-refundable, open to out-of-council units)
· Sep 7, 2018 – Registration closes for participants
· Sep 12, 2018 – Registration closes for staff

Daily Schedule
Friday – September 14, 2018

17:00 – Check-in starts (Harkson Lodge)
19:30 – Mandatory safety briefing (Harkson Lodge)
21:00 – Cracker Barrel (Harkson Lodge)
22:00 – Lights Out

Saturday – September 15, 2018
06:30 – Reveille
07:00 – Breakfast (Harkson Lodge)
08:00 – Rotations (1-hour/station + 15 minutes to rotate)
11:30 – Lunch (Bag lunch, packed at breakfast)
12:00 – Rotations (1-hour/station + 15 minutes to rotate)
18:00 – Dinner (Harkson Lodge)
19:00 – Free Time
19:30 – Shooting Sports Expo (Harkson Lodge)
21:30 – Shooting Sports Expo Finishes
22:00 – Lights Out

Sunday – September 16, 2018
07:00 – Reveille
08:00 – Breakfast (Harkson Lodge)
09:00 – Program Areas Open (first-come, first-served)
12:00 – Lunch / Units Depart
14:00 – Staff Depart

Questions? Please contact Brent Browning or Mark Matthews with any questions.

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