Boy Scouts of America Troop 1097  Serving Gaithersburg, Germantown & N. Potomac 

2015 Backpacking Extraordinaire

  • 13 Nov 2015
  • 5:00 PM
  • 15 Nov 2015
  • 2:00 PM
  • Appalachian trail


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Troop 1097 hikes along the scenic Appalachian trail 


* Work on Camping, Hiking, and Cooking Merit Badges

* Camp overnight 


This event is designed for 1st time hikers.

No backpack, no problem!  We have several backpacks that we can lend.


Cost:  $23

Packing list: TBD.



  • Friday Nov. 13, 5 PM: Meet at IWLA, depart 5:15 PM SHARP
  • Sunday Nov. 15, 2 PM: Return to IWLA
  • Boys will call or text when we are nearing IWLA


  • No water at site, all water must be packed in
  • Weather may be cold. Plan for winter camping and adjust as needed



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