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Gold Rush 2014

posted Sep 18, 2014, 10:01 AM by Pack 333

21st Annual Cub Scout Gold Rush

October 24-26, 2014
Camp John J. Barnhardt
The Gold Rush is an annual outdoor event for ALL Cub Scouts and parents to enjoy together. It will be held at Camp John J. Barnhardt on the 1,000 acre William C. Cannon Scout Reservation in New London, NC.

Cost is $15 per Registered Cub Scouts, *$20 per Webelos/AOL Scouts, and $10 per Participating Sibling.
*Webelos/Aol fee includes Lunch since their program does not permit time to break away for lunch
either in the campsite or in the dining hall

This Event is Electronic Registration by Pack Only!
Pack Registration Deadline is Oct. 10th. Late registration Oct. 11 - 17 (add $5 late fee per participant).
No registration will be accepted after Oct 15th.

What Each Pack MUST Bring to the Gold Rush:

  • One (1) Action Game for Every Den or 6 boys attending (there is no electricity or water source in the game field).
  • Enough Candy to give to game participants throughout the day (for Recognition at Games)
  • One (1) Bucket of Gold-Painted Gravel (Gold Nuggets) for Every Den or 6 Boys(Gold will be placed in activity field as you arrive to set up your game

Online Registration must be completed by Unit Leader no later than Friday Oct. 10th, to guarantee patch, T-shirt (if ordered), and assigned campsite. Late registration will be Oct 11 - 17. There is no guarantee of patches or assigned campsite (you may be put in overflow camping) during late registration. T –shirts cannot be ordered after Oct 10th. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after Oct 17th.

We want this first Cub Scout event of the year to be memorable and the very best it can be!! Packs are invited to camp for the weekend (arrival no earlier than 3:00 pm Friday). All food and equipment resources are the responsibility of the packs that choose to camp. There will be an exciting campfire at 7:30 pm on Saturday (packs may audition to present a skit at the camp office between 10 am - 4 pm Saturday) and a worship service Sunday morning from 8:15 – 8:45 am. We look forward to a great time and appreciate your helpfulness!

No pets will be allowed in camp. No large cookers (wheeled, that need to be pulled by vehicle) allowed, per Camp Ranger. Any special arrangements needed for medical, disability, or any other impairment must be approved by Jeremy Forsythe, Camp Ranger (704-961-8559) by Oct 10th. For your safety, closed-toe shoes only!

Central NC Council Right to Use Images/Communications of Camp Participants

By attending any/all of the Central NC Council Camps or Events, all participants (youth, adult and their parents, guardians, and family members) grant to the Central NC Council the right to use their picture, image, or sound recording of any type in promotional and marketing materials.

Remember: Each Pack may have up to 2 vehicles (trucks or trucks w/trailers) (with pass) in its designated campsite for transporting gear between 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm Friday night. For those coming into camp on Saturday, no gear will be transported to your campsite until after 4:00 pm (unless you carry it in by hand). Two (2) Vehicle passes per unit will be included in your packet.  Equipment trailers may be left in the campsite, but ALL other vehicles must be returned to parking lot. We must have your cooperation in this matter.


The Online Registration is for Pack Leaders Registering Their Entire Pack, NOT parents/guardians registering their individual Cub Scout.

If you are a parent/guardian needing to register your Cub for this event, contact your Cubmaster or Pack Event Coordinator.
Registration Begins: 8/12/2014
Last Day to Register: 10/17/2014
Late fee: After 10/10/2014 a late fee of $5.00 will apply to all Cub Scout and Participating Sibling Registrants.

Pack 333,
Oct 26, 2014, 11:38 AM