Troop, Pack or Crew - Activities and Outing Ideas


Ships

Camden, New Jersey

USS New Jersey (Battleship), www.battleshipnewjersey.org

New York City, New York

USS Intrepid (Aircraft Carrier), http://www.intrepidmuseum.org/Scout

Quincy, Massachusetts

USS Salem (Heavy Cruiser), http://www.uss-salem.org

Fall RIver, Massechusetts

USS Massechusetts (Battleship), http://battleshipcove.org/nautical-nights/

USS Joseph P. Kennedy (Destroyer) http://battleshipcove.org/nautical-nights/

USS Lionfish (WWII Attack Submarine) http://battleshipcove.org/nautical-nights/

Baltimore, Maryland

USS Constellation, http://www.historicships.org/overnight_adventures.html

USS Torsk, http://www.historicships.org/overnight_adventures.html

USCGC Taney, http://www.historicships.org/overnight_adventures.html

 

Historic Hikes

New Jersey

Cannonball Trail, Northern New Jersey Council,  www.nnjbsa.org

http://nnjbsa-bb.doubleknot.com/document/rv-hike-o-ree-leaders-guide/163703

Battle of Monmouth Trail, http://www.natsihi.org/camping-hiking/battle-of-monmouth-historic-trail/

History of the Glen Trail, Camp Glen Gray http://glengray.org/hiking-the-glen.html

Jockey Hollow Trail, Patriots Path Council, www.ppbsa.org  Contact - Linda Mickel at linda.mickel@scouting,org for the necessary booklet and more details.

Trail Map - http://www.nps.gov/morr/upload/Jockey-Hollow-Trail-Map-Oct-2014-website.pdf

Palisades Historic Trails, Northern New Jersey Council, www.nnjbsa.org

http://www.nnjbsa.org/openrosters/ViewOrgPageLink.aspx?LinkKey=7417

Southeastern New York

The Old New York Historical Trail, Greater New York Council http://www.kintecoying.org/index.php/committees/historictrails

http://www.kintecoying.org/index.php/resources/docs/general-1/5-historictrails-1

The Revolutionary War Historical Trail, Greater New York Council http://www.kintecoying.org/index.php/committees/historictrails

http://www.kintecoying.org/index.php/resources/docs/general-1/5-historictrails-1

British 1777 & 1779 Revolutionary Trails, Hudson Valley Council, www.hudsonvalleyscouting.org

http://www.hudsonvalleyscouting.org/document/hvc-historictrailsaward/153355

Eastern Pennsylvania

Delaware Canal Trail, http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/cs/groups/public/documents/document/dcnr_004752.pdf

https://www.fodc.org/visit-the-canal/loop-trails-hikers-bikers/

William Penn Trail, http://www.washingtoncrossingbsa.org/pubs/William_Penn_Trail_Guide_and_Workbook.pdf

Pennsbury Manor 400 Pennsbury Memorial Road Morrisville, PA 19067 215-946-0400 www.pennsburymanor.org

Valley Forge Historical Trail, Cradel Of Liberty Council http://colbsa.org/historical-trails/

Trail Maps - https://www.nps.gov/vafo/planyourvisit/hikingtrails.htm

The Benjamin Franklin Trail, Cradel Of Liberty Council http://colbsa.org/historical-trails/

The Phildelphia Freedom Trail, Cradel Of Liberty Council http://colbsa.org/historical-trails/

Gettysburg Heritage Trails, New Birth of Freedom Council, https://newbirthoffreedom.org/programs/gettysburg-historic-trails/

  • The Billy Yank Trail
  • The Johnny Reb Trail
  • The Eisenhower National Historic Site
  • The Historic Gettysburg Trail

 

Camporees - Regional or Military

New York

WestPoint Camporee, http://www.usma.edu/scoutmasters/SitePages/Home.aspx

http://www.facebook.com/ScoutmastersCouncil

West Point Scout Days, http://www.usma.edu/scoutmasters/SitePages/Scout%20Days.aspx

Maryland

Naval Academy STEM Merit Badge Jamboree, https://www.facebook.com/USNANESA

2018 Interest Form - https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1rLdgHIt1Uw9bIY7kHBJ6MJ16SnlQ-fMzu6UH_YxRLRo/viewform?edit_requested=true#2018%20Interest

Naval Academy Scout Days, http://www.navysports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/scout-day-letter.html

New York / Canada

World Brotherhood Camporee, Held every September with up to 3,000 attendees from Canadian and American Scout Troops. In the even numbered years, it’s held in the USA at Wellesley Island State Park (in the Thousand Islands across from Clayton, NY). In the odd numbered years it’s held in Canada at Riverside Cedar Campsite (near Morrisburg, ON).

http://brotherhoodcamporee.ca/about-brotherhood/

Michigan

Michigan International Camporee (MIC), is the largest council-run multinational Scout activity in North America. Once every four years, (Next one is 2020) contingents of Scouts and leaders and volunteer staff members from more than 20 countries come to Michigan for a week of home stays with Michigan Scout families and then a week camping together with Scouts, leaders, and staff members from Michigan and from other U.S. states in a miniature World Scout Jamboree.

http://www.micamporee.org/


 

 

 

 

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