JTC

JUNIOR TRAINING CAMP

Camp Wilderness
 Aug 8 - 11, 2024

  • $151 - Early Bird fee until one month before camp
  • $166 - Camp fee after Early Bird discount deadline 
  • Registration must be paid in full by July 8, 2024 to keep Early Bird discount
  • $30.00 Non-refundable deposit if you have to cancel registration
  • Arrive by 10 am Thursday

    Please be on time!

    Graduation 10 am Sunday

    Parents are encouraged to attend

    DESCRIPTION

    Junior Training Camp is the first required camp at the Academy for your Academy saber, where you learn leadership in the local patrol and group and how to build relationships and do effective ministry in your church, community, and missions so that you can be a trained helper in your church.

    • Leading and working in a patrol (team)
    • How to effectively lead a small group
    • Patrol spirit, including designing & printing t-shirts and patrol flag
    • How to get to know a new friend quickly
    • How to pray with someone? What's appropriate?
    • Learn/Review essential Outdoor skills (Camping  Merit)
    • Cooking for large groups
    • Introduction to Adventure Camps
    • Morning Devotions & Evening Services

    JTC will help boys discover answers to these questions:

    What are my God-given (natural) talents and strengths, and how am I developing them?

    What is God’s plan for my life?

    INSTRUCTIONS

    1. Register on-line on Campwise. Campers should register at least two weeks in advance in order to secure a spot. Camp equipment that may have been included in your registration is not guaranteed to late registrants.
    2. Pack all the items on the Equipment list yourself! That way, you know where to find it. Contact the Camp Commander with any questions you have about the equipment or gear for this Camp.
    3. Be ready to check in at Camp at 10 am on Thursday. Please be on time! All Prescription medications must be checked in with the Camp Medical Officer when you arrive at Camp.
    4. Arrange for your parents to attend your graduation at 10 am. on Sunday; you may go home with them after the ceremony.
    5. Inform your Outpost Commander of the merit requirements you achieved at camp. Also, tell your Commander and others of your great Adventure.

    --Camp is NOT responsible for lost or broken items; including electronic devices.--

    Camp Staff must be approved by the Camp Commander before registering on Campwise; and must have the online Pastoral Reference form submitted. This needs to be completed only once a year.

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    WHAT TO BRING

    CLOTHING

    • 1 Cap [Academy cap will be issued]
    • Poncho or raincoat
    • T-shirts
    • Shorts
    • Jeans (cargo; or other work-type pants)
    •  Boots (or shoes) for outdoor activities
      • [additional footwear is optional]
    • 4 pr. Socks
    • Underclothing
    • Sleeping wear (Pajamas or other)

     

    GEAR

    • Tent (must have)
    • Sleeping bag
    • Flashlight
    • Water Bottle or Canteen
    • Toiletry Kit:
      • Toothbrush & toothpaste
      • Soap & shampoo (body wash)
      • Deodorant
      • Towel
      • Sunscreen or Sunblock
      • Insect repellent
    • Pencil and Pens (2 ea.)
    • Small Bible

     

    OTHER SUGGESTED ITEMS

    • Pocketknife
    • light jacket or sweatshirt
    • Pillow
    • Sleeping pad
    • Bag for dirty clothes

     

    OPTIONAL ITEMS

    • Work gloves
    • Personal First-aid kit
    • Ditty Bag to carry small items
    • Wristwatch
    • Tissues
    • Fingernail Clipper
    • Lip Balm (chapstick)

    EMERGENCY?

    CAMP WILDERNESS


    715.942.8361

    CAMP COORDINATOR

    CAMP COORDINATOR

    CALEB LANGNER

    CALEBLANGNER@GMAIL.COM

    REGISTRATION HELP

    ADAIR KOONTZ

    715.942.8360