2004 Sep Historic Trails

Historic Trails Program

  • September Campout September 24 - 26, 2004
              • The scouts elected to participate in "The Historical Trails Program " by touring The Mission Trail. Four missions are included in this National Historic Park. The scouts will earn a Historical Trails Patch as well as receive some rich history and culture about Texas.
                • The Alamo Area Council is allowing us to use a campsite at their Scout Ranch in San Antonio. We are camping at McGimsey Scout Park in San Antonio (by the Airport).
                • Saturday morning we will load into the cars and drive several miles south of San Antonio to start touring the missions. We will end up at the Alamo in downtown San Antonio.
                • We need volunteers to drive to camp and to drive the boys to the missions and stay with them during the tours.
                • Departure time:
              • We are planning on leaving the church at 6:30 pm on Friday September 24. We will arrive at McGimsey Scout park around 9:00 pm. Eat dinner before you come to the church.
              • Return time:
              • The plan is to leave San Antonio by 1:00 pm on Sunday, have the traditional DQ stop, and return to SJV by 5:00.
              • Money:
              • Saturday lunch and dinner as well as DQ on the way home.