1.0 OverviewThis is a fun outing to go cross-country skiing on groomed trails in the beautiful Green Woodlands around Cummins Pond.
2.1 DescriptionWe will meet at the Community Center on Sunday at 11 am and drive from there to Green Woodlands. Since Green Woodlands requests that groups be no larger than eight, we will divide into two group by ability and ambition. The more ambitious group will ski out to the North Warming Hut, while the more relaxed group will ski the pond circuit.
2.2 Schedule of EventsSunday 6 Feb
1100 -- Meet at the Community Center
1115 -- Depart for Dorchester
1200 -- Arrive Green Woodlands, divide into groups. Start out on planned routes; lunch on the trail.
1600 -- Reconvene at the trailhead. Return to cars.
1700 -- Arrive Hanover.
2.3 Expected Conditions and DifficultyThe trails at Green Woodlands are easy to moderate and suitable for skiers of all levels of skill. The trails are groomed for both skate and classical style skiing. Snow conditions, are expected to be fairly minimal, and the weather is forecast to be quite warm and sunny, but check the weather before departing and Be Prepared.
2.4 Special RequirementsOpen to all scouts, scouters, and parents. There are no skill prerequisites for this outing.
3.0 Administration and Logistics
3.1 Announcement Date: 12 Jan 05
3.2 Roster Closing Date: 6 Feb 05
3.4.1 Individual Equipment
3.4.2 Patrol EquipmentNone.
3.4.3 Troop Equipment
3.5 Transportation PlanDrop-off Point: Community Center
Drop-off Time: 1100 Sun 06 Feb
Pickup Point: Community Center
Pickup Time: Approx 1600 Same Day
4.1 Planning Committee
4.2 Adult Leaders
Approved TPS 2 Feb 05