Deadline Fast Approaching: Sussex Klondike Derby

The deadline to register for the 2014 Sussex Klondike Derby, In Search of the Yeti, is January 17thThe Klondike will be held at Camp Somers, Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Stanhope, NJ from Friday, Jan. 24th to Sunday Jan. 26th.  Patrols will be given their mission which will direct them to their stations of Scouting skills. They will be directed in a pre-determined rotation of stations. The patrol leader will show his leadership while searching for the Yeti Beast. Clues of the Yeti’s location will be given at each station.

Your job as a loyal Scout is to do your best as you are tested in skills that would be found in the handbook for Tenderfoot rank up to Star rank. You will be awarded points on how you did. Scout spirit will also be graded which will help you.  You are to follow the list of needed materials to carry on your Klondike sled.  Your sled will be inspected and Scouts will be judged on how they are dressed for weather! The patrol may be penalized for lack of preparation.

A Saturday dinner will be given in our dining hall followed by our award ceremony.  More information can be found at: