Morrow Mtn - Mar 15

Morrow Mountain - Orienteering Challenge.

Morrow Mountain State Park is a state park in Stanly County, North Carolina. Located near Albemarle, North Carolina, it covers 4,742 acres within the Uwharrie Mountains. Wikipedia

Post Event Notes, 3/18: Congratulations Flying Eagle on finding all the points and finishing the fastest! Congratulations Raven Patrol on winning the Mountain Man Breakfast Competition with the breakfast casserole and special St Patrick's Day festive green coloring!



It looks like we will be having a great weekend for our Orienteering Challenge.

Please remind your Scouts to bring their wet weather gear, hiking shoes (NO SNEAKERS), day packs, water bottles, whistle, headlamps, patrol first aid kits for Saturday Orienteering Competition.

  • 5:00 PM Scouts and Adults arrive at Scout Hut 
  • 5:30 PM Bus and Vehicles Depart 
  • 7:00 PM Arrive Morrow Mountain State Park 

  • All Day Orienteering Competition
  • Sharks will go on a 5.2 mile hike.
  • Campfire 

  • Early Mountain Man Breakfast Competition & Scout is Reverent Service 
  • 10:00/10:30 AM Depart Morrow Mountain State Park 
  • 12:00 PM Arrive Scout Hut 

PER THE GRUBMASTERS to the Adults and SPL: Bring your mess kits. We will not be supplying paper/plastic utensils, plates, cups or bottled water for any meals. We are supplying the plastic bags for Saturday's lunch. 

PER MR BLACKLEY to the Scouts: Bring It On for the Sunday Mountain Man Breakfast Competition.

Mr Belk will be leading the convoy from the Scout Hut.

Mr Woods and Mr Blackwood will meet you at the campsite Friday night.

See you there!

· Walt Blackwood, David Belk, & Kevin Woods