Hey, Campers and Cavers! Our next outing is to Meramec State Park the
weekend of March 19. We have reserved Group Tent Site A near the Meramec
River and planned activities include exploring the park and a guided
walking tour of Meramec Cavern which is 15 minutes away.
Camping fee for Scouts or adults is $28.
The cave tour fee is $12 for Scouts and $18 for adults.
Meramec Cavern offers a Geology Merit Badge, with a minimum requirement of
15 Scouts, as a Saturday 9am-1:30pm class. The class includes an Intro to
Speleology, four related workshops, and tour. Blue cards will be provided
The cost for the Merit Badge class, *if we have the required 15 sign up*,
will be an additional $10 to be collected there the day of. An
announcement will be made Monday night stating if the class is a go or not.
Please see the attached permission form for additional details. Signup
deadline is 7:15PM on Monday March 15. Submitting your permission form
early into the meeting is crucial for the important planning required for
meals, transportation, and activities.
If any questions, please contact Diane Gill at firstname.lastname@example.org OR
text/call 618 616 6774