T 94 2018 Ski Trip

  • Need a head count of who plans on going Skiing with the Troop. Please let Mr. Clark know by 12/18, 806-471-1933. Details below:

    When: January 12th -15th

    Skiing Sipapu Ski Resort, Valdito, NM
    Staying at Taos Youth & Family Center, Taos NM
    Estimated Cost: $225 per scout- Includes lodging, meals, lift tickets and ski rentals, ski lessons for 1st time skiers
    Friday 12th – Meet at Church at 5:30, leave by 6:00 pm! Eat prior to coming.
    13th and 14th Skiing at Sipapu Ski Resort
    15th pack up- head home estimated to arrive back at 4pm but will send updates
    Does NOT include cost for:
    Snacks and souvenirs
    Locker money- to lockup personal items while skiing, possible locking skis overnight Saturday.
    Upgrades on rentals
    Helmet rentals ($10/day plus tax)
    Proper ski attire (see packing list)
    We will have access to Lobby area which will include a few video games and pool table.
    Additional information:
    Will be staying indoors at a youth center
    No beds- just hard floor and some chairs
    Easy Breakfast each morning
    Sandwiches and chips for lunch each day
    Dinner Saturday and Sunday night at local fast food restraunt 
    Sandwich lunch somewhere on way home
    Packing List:
    Class A to wear while traveling
    Ski Jacket (waterproof not cotton)
    Ski gloves waterproof
    Ski pants- not blue jeans (may find used at Children’s Exchange)
    Ski googles- if you wear glasses make sure they fit over your glasses
    Thermal tops and bottoms
    Mid layer garments- dress in layers
    Ski Socks (wool or thermal)
    Helmet if not renting (REQUIRED) Can use multi-sport helmet (found at Academy last year)
    Sleeping bag and cot/padding- floor will be hard
    Toiletries (tooth brush, comb, deodrant, etc)
    Towel for showers
    Sunscreen- (Yes you can get a severe sun burn skiing)

    Bring your bags packed to Monday 1/4 meeting for bag check, Also will be filling out new medical forms for the New Year!