2015 Soaring and Cutler Camping

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Brief Description:

Fly in a soaring plane.
Camp at Cutler for Hiking, Fishing and Tomahawk toss

Start Date and Time:

Friday October 9 at 8 a.m.

End Date and Time:

Sunday October 11 noon

Departure & Return Location:

Meet at Nelk House 9 Little Brook Drive at 8 a.m.

Scout Leader

Panda Hawk Patrol for Soaring
Patriot Patrol for Camping

Adult Advisor

Robert Nelk 585-737-6671

Permission slip

Download permission slip

Cost per scout

$50/Scout and $75/Adult for Plane ride

Sign Up Deadline:

October 5 for the Soaring
October 7 for the camping

Late fee:

General Overview

10 a.m. Meet at the Finger Lakes Soaring Club. One person at a time will be taken up to fly at about 2000 ft.
In the afternoon after everyone has taken their turn flying we drive to Camp Cutler, Naples. We park on Clement Road parking lot and hike up to Lynx Lodge.

Related Merit Badges

 Camping, Cooking,

Rank Requirements


Map to the event

Directions to FingerLakesSoaringClub:
Directions to the Finger Lakes Soaring Club hangar at the Dansville airport (KDSV)
    From Rochester, take I-390 SOUTH to Dansville Exit 5 (first Dansville exit.)
    At the stop sign, turn left and go under I-390 to the stop light.
    Turn right on to NY-36 and go 0.2 miles to Maple St
    Turn left onto Maple St and go 0.3 miles to Forbes St
    Turn left on Forbes St.   Continue past the Matthews Bus Co
    The FLSC hangar will be on your left. Park anywhere along the fence.

Getting to Cutler: http://www.senecawaterways.org/camping/properties/cutler/getting-to-camp-cutler/

Trail map(s) of the event location

Cutler Map:

Suggested Packing List

Link to download Weekend Packing List

Pack light as everything needs to be carried in.

Bring Lunch for Friday

Schedule of Events

Friday 10/9 -

8 a.m. Leaving from the Nelk House to Finger Lakes Soaring Club

10 a.m. Soaring plane rides

2 p.m. Finish Soaring

Drive Up to Camp Cutler, Naples

Hike up to Lynx Lodge, Setup Camp

Dinner and Camp Fire

Saturday 10/10 -




Create Natural shelters

Dinner and Camp Fire

Sunday 10/10 -

Break camp


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