Troop 811 will be taking a high altitude backpacking trip to Little Jimmy Trail Camp in the Angeles National Forest from Saturday, October 18 to Sunday, October 19. We will be taking the 2 hour drive to Angeles National Forest where we will the hike to one of the 16 campsites available. The next morning will take a pre breakfast 6 mile day hike to Mt. Islip and return back to Islip Saddle.
This event is a backpacking overnighter so all gear and food must be carried in. Scouts will be responsible for cooking and feeding themselves. A Backpacking Gear checklist is below. A topographical map of the area along with a compass is necessary (Thomas Harrison Maps, Angeles High Country Trail Map).
The cost of transportation is approximately $12.
For those interested, please sign up on the Clipboard. Please make sure to give the sign Activity Consent Form and your fee to Mr. Tsuyuki by Tuesday, October 7, 2014.