Fall Weekends at Jack Nicol Cub Camp

Fall in the mountains is a wonderful time of the year.  Colors are bursting, wildlife abounds and Cub Scouts have great opportunities for FUN!!!!

Listed below is the Fall Schedule for Cub Scout activities.  Please note that some have age/rank restrictions while others are open to the whole family.  Come and have a great time in the GREAT OUTDOORS at Jack Nicol Cub Camp!

STAFF – if you would like to help staff one or more of the Cub Weekends – see below!

FUN WITH SON – Saturday, September 16, 2017

Spend the day with your son (or the whole family) enjoying the beautiful Rocky Mountains and the fall colors at their peak!  Enjoy a variety of games (GaGa Pit, Milk Bottle Game, Cornhole Bean Bag, Fishing Pond and more).  You can take a hike to check out the colors of camp or hike up Spyglass Hill.  This promises to be a day filled with fun and nothing but fun!

Check-in begins at 9 AM, come at your leisure.  The cost is $10 per person (5 years old and up) and include lunch, program supplies and a patch.  Check-out by 4 PM at the camp office to get your patch.

CUB SCOUT SHOOTING SPORTS WEEKEND – September 30-October 1, 2017

Cub Scouts – come to camp and hone your skills on the BB, archery and wrist rocket ranges.  Scouts will rotate through the ranges for  a weekend filled with fun!  They will be using the new Cub Scout Level 1 and 2 Shooting Sports program.  You must attend both days to complete the requirements for both levels.  This event is for registered Cub Scouts and their adult partner only.  (Sorry, no siblings.)

Check-in at 9 AM on Saturday and be ready to head home by 4 PM on Sunday.

The fee is $45 for Scouts and $25 for adults.  This includes all program materials, ammo, lunch Saturday through lunch Sunday and awards.

You will need to bring your own camping gear for Saturday night and your personal gear as well.

Please do not bring guns, bows, arrows, etc.  We can only use those that have been approved.

TIGER ROAR – October 7, 2017

If you are a new Tiger Scout you will not want to miss this fun day in the Rocky Mountains.  We will have a lot of activities centered on elective achievements in the Tiger program.  Hiking, games and some nature activities will be included.  Don’t miss out on the fun in the GaGa pit!  *There will be limited shooting sports activities on this day due to the shooting sports program offered the weekend of September 30-October 1.*

Check-in  at 9 AM, lunch at noon and be headed home by 4 PM.

The fee is $10 for youth and $5 for adults.  All are welcome but program will be limited to Tigers only.

HAUNTED WEEKENDS – October 20-22 and 27-29, 2017

This is a fun, family weekend chock full of activities with a Halloween theme.  Carve pumpkins, nature hikes, games galore, shooting sports, costume contest and of course the HAUNTED CASTLE!  There are two versions of the Haunted Castle, the very mild version for the younger guys and the slightly scarier version for Cub Scout age.  You can participate with your whole family or you can come with your pack or den, or just a Cub and parent!  There are options to camp on Friday and/or Saturday nights – bring your own camping equipment.  For those who camp on Friday Night, we will provide the added bonus of breakfast on Saturday morning; for those who camp Saturday night we will provide breakfast on Sunday morning (camp both nights and get breakfast both days).

Check-in Friday from 6-9 PM or Saturday from 7-9 AM.  (You must be check-in by 9 PM Friday to get breakfast on Saturday.)  Check-out by 10 AM on Sunday.

The fee is $35 for youth 5-17, $20 for adults 18 and up, 4 and under are free!

How to Register for Fall Weekends:  Registration opens at 8 AM – August 1!

  1. Go to:  Longs Peak Council-Tentaroo Registration
  2. Login to your unit account (if you are registering as an individual log in to that account.)  If you are a new to this system and do not have an account, create a new account.
  3. In the “events” menu select “Fall Weekends”. 
  4. Next select “Event Registration”.  At this point you will pick the youth you want to register from the roster that populates (if there is no roster, go to the “Your Roster” tab and enter the youth and adults in your roster.) Select a name and it will show a list of Fall Weekend events to choose from.  Select the weekend you want and be sure to select the age category for this youth.  Above that box is a drop down menu to select “Participant Type”.  It defaults to “Youth” which is boys and girls 5-17.  If you have youth 4 and under select the “Youth 4 and under” option and you will not be charged for their registration.  Because the system is not set up to register youth girls, set them up in your profile as youth with their correct grade and pick any rank.
  5. Select “Create Registration”.  On the profile screen that comes up, make sure all of the * information is filled in and click save.
  6. Continue this process for each individual until all are registered.
  7. Once you have registered everybody you can go to the “Cart” and make your payment.  If you do not wish to pay with a credit card do not submit anything, leave the information in your “cart” and mail your payment to:  Longs Peak Council, PO Box 1166, Greeley, CO  80632-1166.  Keep in mind that you will not actually be registered until your payment is processed in the Greeley Office.

STAFF

We need adult staff for each of the Cub Scout Weekends at Jack Nicol Cub Camp.  If you would like to help, we would really appreciate it!  Fun with Son and Tiger Roar are one day events, Cub Scout Shooting Sports Weekend is two days and the two Haunted Weekends are 3 days.  You can register online using the following instructions:

  1. Go to:  Longs Peak Council-Tentaroo Registration
  2. Login to your unit or personal account.  If you are a new to this system and do not have an account, create a new account.
  3. In the “events” menu select “Staff – Fall Weekends”.  Click “Add Event Registration” and select “2017 Staff Reg Fall Weekends”.
  4. Enter the number of adults you are registering and click save.
  5. Next select “Event Registration”.  At this point you will pick the adults you want to register from the roster that populates (if there is no roster, go to the “Your Roster” tab and enter the adults in your roster.) Select a name.  It will show the persons profile, but click the “Classes” tab and it will show a list of Fall Weekend events to choose from.  Select the weekend you want and click and drag it to the box on the left.  You can choose any or all of the events listed.
  6. Select “Create Registration”.  On the profile screen that comes up, make sure all of the * information is filled in and click save.
  7. Continue this process for each individual until all are registered.
  8. Once you have registered everybody you can go to the “Cart”.  Be sure to click “Submit” in the cart.  Keep in mind that you will not actually be registered until you have submitted your registration.