Monday, September 11, 2017

RSVP & Details - Pack 99 Fishing Day! September 23, 2017

Join us to kick off the 2017/2018 Pack 99 program year!  RSVP below (by 12pm on Sept 21)



WHERE
Cane Creek Park, Day Use Area, Shelter Pavilion #6.  See map below.

WHO
All family members of Pack 99 Scouts.

WHEN
September 23, 2017
Pack 99 will be there from 10am to 2pm with fishing and outdoor games.  Stay for all or part of the time.  Please feel free to come early or stay late, if your family wants!  The #6 Shelter is rented for Pack 99 the entire day.

FOOD
Pack 99 will have hot dogs, chips, and water around lunch time.  Please let us know below on the RSVP form how many in your family will be eating, so we can buy the right amount of food.  Feel free to bring additional snacks/drinks for your family.

COST
Cane Creek charges $4 per vehicle upon entry.  There is no other cost.

FISHING GEAR
Please bring rods and bait if you have it.  The Park Office has a limited number of poles that can be borrowed with a $10 deposit (i.e., you get $10 back when you return the pole)... please stop in the Park Office if you need one.  We'll have plenty of parents with fishing experience to help any novices on casting, baiting, and other tips. 

FISHING LICENSE
NC residents under 16 years of age are not required to have a fishing license.  NC residents 16 years and older are required to have a fishing license, according to state law.  Cane Creek Park does not check for licenses.  If a NC State enforcement officer happens to stop by while we are there, the officer may request to see a fishing license of any adult who is fishing.  See more details from the state 

UNIFORM
Class A or Class B, scout's choice.





Thursday, August 31, 2017

Pack 99 Open House - Meet Pack 99 and learn more about the Cub Scouts


Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Pack 99 Calendar for 2017/2018




Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Pack Event - Tubing down the Catawba River August 12th

Pack 99 is going tubing down the Catawba River, Come join us!!

We will meet at 10am at the Catawba River Outdoors facility where we will be shuttled on one of their buses to the river launch location where we will float back to where our cars are parked at their facility. 

WHERE: Meet at Catawba River Outdoors facility at 105 Deerfieldlake Dr, Marion, NC  28752

WHEN: Arrive by 10am on Saturday, August 12

WHO: All Pack 99 Scouts and their families.  Please fill out the signup sheet below so we know how many scouts from each rank will be coming.

UNIFORM: Bathing suits or shorts (water shoes or old tennis shoes recommended)

COST: $15 per person (includes a tube, life jacket, paddle and shuttle to the river launch location).  Please use the PayPal form below to pay for the tube rental in advance to make the morning departure quicker.

QUESTIONS?:  If you have questions on this event, please email weddington.scoutpack99@gmail.com

Please download and complete the waiver from Catawba River Outdoors and bring it with you to expedite the morning departure.  
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-tdXaOfL4dEbHQ1OV9UcnNWbmc/view?usp=sharing

Catawba River Outdoors information
http://www.catawbariveroutdoors.com/home.html
We are located on the upper Catawba River in Mcdowell County NC.  We offer tube and kayak trips on the Catawba River.   Customers arrive at our place and are shuttled up to 1 of 2 drop off points on the river and float back down to our place.  We have a bathhouse onsite so you can change into dry clothes after your time on the river.  There is also a picnic area along with a 5 acre fishing lake for those who wish to fish.

Other activities to do after tubing:
While in the area, you may want to visit these other close by activities:
  • Linville Caverns
  • Historic Carson House
  • Sweet Betsy Farm - Bee Farm
  • Greenway Bike Trail
  • English Farmstead Cheese

Paypal Payment of Tube Rentals

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