Summer Camp

July 25-28, 2018

Tellepsen Scout Camp
3450 County Road 317
Navasota, TX 77868

Organized camping is a creative, educational experience in cooperative group living in the outdoors. It uses the natural surroundings to contribute significantly to physical, mental, spiritual, and social growth.

  • Camping contributes to good health.
  • Camping helps campers develop self-reliance and resourcefulness.
  • Camping enhances spiritual growth.
  • Camping contributes to social development.
  • Camping is an experience in citizenship training.

Summer camp is being held at Tellepsen Scout Camp (3450 County Road 317, Navasota, TX 77868).

Scouts will be working on Tenderfoot requirements. Scouts will participate in canoeing, swimming and more.

Registration

The registration fee is $11.50. Registration opens soon.

Transportation

Scouts should be dropped off for camp on July 25, 2018, at the Cockrell Scout Center (2225 N Loop W, Houston, TX 77008) at ___:00 am. 

Scouts should be picked up on July 28, 2018, at the Cockrell Scout Center (2225 N Loop W, Houston, TX 77008) at ___:00 am. 

For more information about transportation, contact Don Guillory at don.guillory@scouting.org or 713-689-8365.

What to Bring

 

Required items

  • Completed BSA Health and Medical Record (Are You Going to Camp version), signed by a physician
  • Compliance Form
  • Sleeping bag or blanket
  • Pillow
  • Washcloths
  • Two towels (swimming, bath)
  • Toiletries (soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant)
  • Clothes, underwear and socks
  • Closed toed shoes (tennis shoes) and an old pair of shoes
  • Swimsuit
  • Jeans or long pants (old pair)
  • Flashlight (with fresh batteries and extra set of batteries)
  • Water bottle
  • Hat (e.g., baseball cap)

Optional

  • Raingear
  • Religious book
  • Scout Handbook
  • Jacket
  • Camera
  • Sleeping bag
  • Neckerchief
  • Money
  • Shower shoes or flip-flops
  • Medicated powder
  • Cot

Things not to bring to camp

  • Valuables
  • Jewelry
  • Radios
  • Electronic games / devices
  • Pocket knife
  • Sheath knives
  • Expressive shoes, dress shoes or expensive clothes
  • Fireworks
  • Firearms
  • Excessive cash

Contacts

Summer Camp: Ronald George at ronald.george@scouting.org or 713-598-6794

Transportation: Don Guillory at don.guillory@scouting.org or 713-689-8365

Quartermaster (equipment): Clinton Watkins, 832-253-8584