Webelos Woods 2015

Webelos Woods 2015

Ventura County Council Webelos Woods 2015

WEBELOS WOODS is an annual BSA recruiting event. Webelos Scouts and their parents spend the day learning about Boy Scouts and visiting local troops from the Ronald Reagan District. Troop 649 will host the Archery event for the day, one of the most popular activities, and an important opportunity for us to make new friends!

SEPTEMBER 26, 2015

6:30 am – 2 pm

Park opens 6:30 am for Camp Set up

Webelos arrive 7:45 am – Webelos leave 1 pm

Corriganville Park, Simi Valley

Smith Road, east of Kuehner

Camp Chawanakee Info and Forms

Here is a link to a folder with some helpful documents regarding what goes on at Camp Chawanakee, and also the forms necessary to go.


Click here for the documents.


We are meeting at Rancho Tapo Community Park (Lemon Park) at 7:00 AM on Sunday, July 26. We are LEAVING PROMPTLY AT 7:30!!! Bring money for gas and lunch for BOTH travel days, as well as for the trading post while we are at camp.


See you Sunday!

Matilija Overnighter – 5/16/15

Status of troop Matilija Backpack trip planned for Saturday/Sunday, 5/16/15.

Departure: Saturday, 5/16 from Lemon Park.  Time TBD.
Update to follow when available (likely Thursday night).

Return: Sunday, 5/17 by 4 PM.


Campfires are currently allowed at our Middle Matilija campsite.
Meals are being planned by patrol.

Required for EACH person:
2 litres (at least) of water
Tent, as assigned
Sleeping bag
Sleeping pad
Sturdy hiking boots (waterproof might be desirable given the possibility of wet conditions)
10 essentials
Appropriate clothing –   to avoid “overpacking”, layering works best.

Rain (including thunderstorms) is expected in that area on Thursday and Friday, should be gone by Saturday.  That would be about the same conditions of the trip last December.  However, if thunderstorms continue into Saturday be advised that it could mean postponing the trip.
Temperatures are forecast with highs of about 67F and lows of about 47F.  In the canyon, it may be slightly cooler.  Bring appropriate clothing.