Cabela’s Boy Scout Challenge –
Sat., April 29, 2017 – 9:00am to 12:30pm
**For Boy Scouts Only**
What: Boy Scout Challenge –
FREE team event with at least 6 scored/timed tasks.
When: Saturday, April 29, 9:00am to 12:30pm.
(Check-in starts 8:30am by flags).
Where: At Cabela’s in Reno, I-80 Exit 4.
Each scout and leader will receive a $20 off coupon to Cabela’s,
display their Scout skills, get a complimentary lunch
AND chance to compete for team prizes.
Pre-Register by April 25th
(so we can organize teams and buy enough food)
by calling Jamie Klund at Cabela’s, 829-4128
or via email, email@example.com.
Come out and have fun while displaying your scout activity knowledge
with this fun and challenging series of team events.
We have some new events and some favorite activities always requested by the Scouts.
Note this event is designed for Boy Scouts
(Webelos ok) but not age-appropriate for Cub Scouts.
Teams will consist ideally of 4-5 members but teams may be smaller or larger
depending on the number of attendees and troops’ preferences.
Troops are encouraged to have multiple teams to participate,
learn, compete and have fun in these scout-related events
that could be blind-folded tent raising, first aid, archery, bait casting,
metal detecting, gold panning, airsoft rifle and possible additional events.
Stations will be arranged on Cabela’s front West pad and possibly other areas outside the store.
Each team must complete the event or task at each of the stations to get a final score.
Check-in opens at 8:30 a.m. the day of the challenge and the event will start shortly after 9 a.m.,
immediately following the opening flag ceremony.
Cabela’s outfitters will help organize the events but we will also rely on scout leaders in attendance
as well as some recruited older scouts to serve as “event captains”.
Valuable Cabela’s-brand team prizes will be given to the top three teams for use by their troop.
An awards’ ceremony will be held during lunch on the East pad, with everything done by about 12:30 pm.
Please contact Jamie Klund at Cabela’s to pre-register
via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 829-4128
with any questions or to volunteer as a an event team captain.
Lunch is provided so we need a head count Tuesday the week of the event,
thus the reason for the pre-registration deadline of April 25th.