WHOA Camping Trip


Friday, April 24 -
Sunday, April 26, 2020
Horace Moses Scout Reservation
Russell, Massachusetts

This event is cancelled due to local developments related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Event Description

Troop 54 heads to Horace A. Moses Scout Reservation this month; our last time there was in January 2018. We will be camping in the Saratoga camp site. WHOA is a monthly event at this camp.

Here is the list of fun activities for this day:

Programs for everyone:

Disc Golf
Escape Rooms
Mountain Biking

Programs for Ages 10+

Tomahawk Throwing

Programs for Ages 11+

.22 cal. Rifles

Programs for Ages 14+



  • Permission Slip - Each participating Scout must submit this to the Scoutmaster by April 14. Paper Form   Online Form
  • Cost (pay by April 14) -
      Youth or Adult - $32 (online payment).
    (This fee includes food)
  • Annual Health and Medical Record - Each participant must have submitted Parts A abd B of this record within the previous year and no later than April 14.
  • CORI - Adults staying overnight must have submitted a CORI to Troop 54 within the last year. If you need this, please submit it to the Scoutmaster by April 14.
  • Youth Protection Training - Adults staying overnight must have completed BSA Youth Protection Training within the prior two years. If you need this, submit your training certificate to the Scoutmaster by April 14.
  • Vehicle Information - If you are driving and your vehicle information has not been included on a previous tour plan, please provide this to the Scoutmaster by April 14.


Each patrol should plan two breakfasts, one lunch and one dinner.

See our Personal Camping Gear page for a check list and descriptions of most of the items needed. Personal gear should be packed in a backpack as there is a bit of a hike from the parking lot to the cabin. See our Cold Weather Clothing page for information on how to dress in really cold weather. Specific items to bring:

  • Full uniform (as for just about any event) - wear this.
  • Water bottle
  • Any snacks you want.
  • Day pack.


  • Meet at the Epworth United Methodist Church parking lot at 6:00 PM Friday for departure by 6:30 PM.
  • Travel to Moses SR is approximately 70 minutes.
  • Estimated return to the church is 11:30 AM Sunday.


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J. Froimson

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