Backpacking Special Interest Group (2023/2024 Membership Year)
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Date: Fri Sep 01, 12:00 AM CDT - Sat Aug 31, 12:00 AM CDT
  • Outdoor
  • Cadettes,
  • Seniors,
  • Volunteers,
  • Ambassadors,
  • Juniors
This sign-up represents participation in the Backpacking Special Interest Group (SIG) from September 2023-August 2024.  Because this group will resume activities in September, you may not receive communication until mid-late August.
Learn how to tackle a trail and the joy of hiking. Participants will explore a variety of environments on foot by hiking through parks, forests, and more. Members of the group also will have travel leadership opportunities available to them.

Hosted by: GSSJC and based at Camp Silver Springs, Conroe (various locations will be utilized throughout the year)
When: The SIG meets year-round monthly. Occasionally, additional meetings/activities are held. A specific meeting schedule will be shared after registration is completed.
Drop-off and Supervision: This is a drop-off event, adults who are not facilitating do not stay (Girl Scout ratio will be met by facilitators).
Adult Requirements: Adults who wish to help facilitate can sign up through this registration. This event requires active participation and/or is overnight, so all facilitating adults must have a current membership and background check.
Tagalongs: No tagalongs are allowed at this event.
Bring: Girl Permission Slip/Medical Form or Adult Emergency Slip (These will be collected at the first in-person meeting attended and kept on-file so they only need to be supplied once for meetings but additional permission slips may be needed for non-meeting activities.) 
Contact: (General) Natalie Jares
(Registration) Registrars, 713-292-0370,
COVID-19 Guidelines: This event will adhere to GSSJC covid-19 guidelines that are active during the time of the activity. At the time registration was listed online, masks are optional while social-distanced outside but required indoors.

By registering for this activity, you acknowledge that you understand the refund policy. 
Registration Open: June 1 May 31
Stock available 100 girls, 50 adults
Pricing - $25 Girls / $0 - Adults