Troop Road Trip to South Dakota How Much Will It Cost? Cost: $260.00 per person 7 day action packed full of: “Once in a Life Time Fun and Experience” Orientation of Trip Bloomington, IL to Sioux Falls, SD 8.5 hours Burlington, KY to Bloomington, IL 4.5 hours Sioux Falls, SD to Mount Rushmore, SD 5.5 hours 1200 miles one way A Virtual Tour Sneak Preview with RV Geeks Troop Program (Mount Rushmore) vs Traditional Scout Camp Local Scout Camp VS 30 min to 1 hour away Up to 6-7 Merit Badges Cost $240-$260 per scout/$110.00 Adult Camping Merit Badges Memories Mount Rushmore 18 Hour Trip 6-7 Merit Badges Cost $260.00 per person Camp/Hike/Kayak Caving/Water Park Monuments Park Black Hills Lifetime Memory Mount Rushmore Mount Rushmore Hikes on beautiful terrain Up to 7 Merit Badges offered Kayaking on Sylvan Lake Camping in the Black Hills Caving/Water Park Monuments Park Mount Rushmore Crazy Horse Dates June 21-June 29 Will be staying at Heritage Village Campground Crazy Horse Memorial can be seen from campground Near Custer, SD Question here is: What works better for the troop as a group Heritage Village will be our base camp Travel Schedule Depart IHM on Friday Evening 18 hours one way Depart Saturday Morning 6/21 Rotate adult drivers 2 per van Stop for Lunch Frequent Rest Stops Stopover at Cedar Point Scout Camp in Minnesota Arrive Sunday Evening 6/22 Transportation Looking for a driver and truck to pull troop trailer: Troop will pay for fuel No camping cost to adult Pulled with ½ ton truck 1200 miles one way High Level View of Route and Food Stops A Virtual Tour Short Video on Monuments Activities While There Mount Rushmore Black Hills Crazy Horse Memorial Custer State Park Native American Hieroglyphics Hiking Harney Peak Swimming at Sylvan Lake Beach, Custer SP Activities Scheduled by Boys Boys schedule activities prior to arrival South Dakota Troop will make base camp at Custer State Park Fun and Relaxing Activities Activity fees included in Summer Camp Fee Camp Custer ELEVATION 5,200 FT The park offers a well-stocked camp store Hot showers! Laundry facilities if needed Lake Beach in crystal clear mountain water Camp Custer Troop Cafeteria Mini camp cafeteria Boys and Adults will be assigned Kitchen duties Meals served at troop level Menu prepared in advance Church Services Mass at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Protestant Services Mountain View Baptist Church Packing List Packing List will be provided. Be sure to have these items. Good Sleeping Bag (Zero to —30 degrees) Camera Good hiking shoes, comfortable, and durable Emergency Situations Hospitals and Ranger Stations Custer Regional Hospital 6 miles from Custer State Park Custer, SD 57730 (605) 673-2229 Ranger Station 13000 S Dakota 244, Keystone, SD At Mount (605) 574-2523 Rushmore “Camp Custer” Other Activities FISHING FREE FOR YOUTH WITH ADULT FISHING LICENSE Adult 3 day fishing license $34 A variety of animals call Custer State Park home. Of course, the main attraction is the 1,300 head of buffalo, but visitors can also see pronghorn, prairie dogs, elk, deer, bighorn sheep, mountain goats, mountain lions and burros. Extracurricular Attractions Pay Extra Per Activity 1880 Train Ride Round Trip: $40 Adults, $21 Children (3-12) One Way: $35 Adults $35.00, $19 Children (3-12) Horse Back Riding at Blue Bell Stables 2 hour ride: $40.00 Woyatan Wacipi Dinner Show $35 Summer Camp T-Shirt Dri-Fit T-Shirt Boys Design the Logo and the color included in summer camp cost Summer Camp Patch Summer Camp Patch included in overall cost Boys Design the Patch What you get for $260 Transportation to and from Camp Custer, SD 6 nights lodging (Paying for Real Estate) 22 Quality Meals Assorted Merit Badges Visit Mount Rushmore Memories for a lifetime! Fishing Hiking the Black Hills Hike by ability to Harney Peak 7,200 FT Dri-Fit T-Shirt Awesome Camp Patch Visit Crazy Horse Monument All day water park Caving at Jewel Cave Bison Park Museum Visit Canoeing/Kayaking Possible trip to Devils Tower in Wyoming 2.5 hrs (Depends on Budget Constraints) Return Travel Schedule Depart Camp Custer Depart Saturday 6/28 Rotate adult drivers Stop for meals Troop stays overnight at Cedar Point, Minnesota Arrive Afternoon Sunday 6/29 Payment Schedule Payment #1 Payment #2 Payment #3 Payment #4 Payment #5 Payment #6 January 26 February 23 March 23 April 27 May 25 June 15 $43.35 $43.33 $43.33 $43.33 $43.33 $43.33 Trip of a Lifetime Sign up Today!!! No Other Trip Like It Questions?