May 13, 2017 ... www.troopwebhost.org/Troop546Whittier. Skyline Trail Hike. Sponsored by Troop 546 “The Trailblazers”. Saturday May 13th, 2017. Rio Hondo ...
Skyline Trail Hike Sponsored Sponsoredby byTroop Troop546 546“The “TheTrailblazers” Trailblazers”
Saturday Saturday May May 13th, 13th, 2017 2017
Rio RioHondo HondoCollege, College,Parking ParkingLot Lot2 2 3600 Workman Mill Road. Whittier, CA 3600 Workman Mill Road. Whittier, CA90601 90601
Check CheckIn In7:00 7:00AM AMto to9:45 945 AM Enjoy great views of the San Gabriel Mountains and Valley as you hike the Wildlife Corridor through Puente Hills. This is an advancement opportunity for all scouting levels. In conjunction with Troop 54, we are pleased to announce that we will be offering a 20 mile hike this Spring - from Rio Hondo College on through to Firestone Scout Reservation! This hike will help fulfill requirement 5 of the Hiking Merit Badge. In order to make sure you qualify for this hike, please contact either Maria Espinoza @ [email protected]
otmail.com or Tom Lerma @ [email protected]
For Boy Scouts: The opportunity to complete Advancement Requirements for the following: Tenderfoot: Requirements 5a, 5b & 5c
Second Class: Requirements 3a, 3b, 3c & 3d
First Class: Requirements 4a, 4b & 5b
Hiking Merit Badge: Requirements 4, 5 & 6.
For Cub Scouts and Webelos: The opportunity to complete Advancement Requirements for various Rank Adventures, such as Webelos - Webelos Walkabout 1, 3, 4 & 6. Bear - Bear Necessities 1b Fur, Feathers & Ferns 1, 2 & 4 is possible. Wolf - Call Of The Wild 1b, 2 & 6 is possible. Tiger - Tigers In The Wild 1, 2 & 3a-c
Snacks, refreshments and patches will be available for purchase before the hike at Registration. Troop 546 will take your unit’s photo, then transport your group from the parking lot to the trailhead. The trail is marked with RED flags. Please note that the last bus leaves at 10am sharp and this is a ONE WAY hike. It is the responsibility of each unit/group to make arrangements to have your hikers picked up at their ending location. There is no cost for the hike, however, a donation of $2.00 per hiker is appreciated to offset our operating expenses. AP P ROX IMATE S KY LINE HI KE T I ME S AND P I CK UP P O I NT S Est. Distance Hike Time (miles) (hours) 2 6 11 20
1 3 to 3½ 4 to 5 8-10
Pickup Points (Each unit is responsible for their own pickups) Pick Up at Skyline Dr & Turnbull Canyon Rd. Pick Up at Hacienda Blvd & Buddhist Temple. Pick Up at Powder Canyon Parking Lot, located at North Harbor Blvd & Old Fullerton Road, south of Pathfinder Road. Pick Up at Scout Trading Post on Firestone Scout Reservation in Brea. I M P O R TA N T I N F O R M AT I O N
FOR REGISTRATION INFORMATION, PLEASE GO TO: www.troopwebhost.org/Troop546Whittier or e-mail: [email protected]
or call Tom Lerma, Troop 546, 562-665-1274 www.troopwebhost.org/Troop546Whittier