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November Cabin Camping

November 17-19, Rota Kiwan Boy Scout Reservation


The Troop 161 November camp-out this year will be held at Rota-Kiwan, in Kalamazoo, MI. We’ve reserved the Indian Cabin and Long House. During this campout, we will be holding our annual patrol cooking competition! We will also be hosting a visit from the cub scouts! Be prepared for the cold fall/winter weather conditions, and don’t forget your Scout Handbook!

Cost: $20 per person. Multiple members of same family = 1st $20; 2nd $20; 3rd $15; 4th $15

Registration: Turn in this form and payment at a troop meeting or email Dave Alsvig if you intend to go at

Drop Off: 5:30 PM Friday 11/17 @ Rota-Kiwan Boy Scout side Parking Lot.

Pick Up: 12:00 PM Sunday 11/19 @ Rota-Kiwan Boy Scout side Parking Lot or the Indian Cabin or Long House

Gear: Scout Handbooks and normal camping gear for a cabin camp-out in cold, Michigan late autumn/winter weather. See Scout handbook for guidance.

Medical Forms: Current BSA Medical form (part A and B) must be completed and on file for all Youth and Adults attending Scout events. If you do not have a current BSA medical form (A-B) on file with the Troop you will need to do so!

Behavioral Contract: Please understand that in case of serious rule violation(s) and per the Troop behavioral contract, I may be contacted to pick up my son from activity prior to its completion.

For questions regarding this event please call:
Scoutmaster: Dan Chopp/ cell (269) 998-2042
Outdoor Activity Coordinator: Dave Alsvig/ cell (616)-970-1432 or Matt White/ cell (248) 504-7235

Mandatory Forms

Click on this link for a list of all forms that are MANDATORY in order to attend scouting events.