Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Footwear Policy for Camp Rock Enon--Effective Immediately



The below policy is hereby effective immediately regarding proper footwear use at Camp Rock Enon:

1. Open-toed shoes, and/or sandals, and Vibram FiveFinger type shoes are not appropriate footwear at Camp Rock Enon and are prohibited anywhere on the property except in the showers.

2. Scouts, leaders and staff must wear closed-toed shoes to all meals, daily activities and evening activities. Closed-toed shoes are defined as sneakers or tennis shoes, trail shoes, or hiking boots.

3. Rubber clogs (Brand Name - Crocรข clogs) with closed toe and strap are permitted during the following times:

v  Directly from campsite to shower house and back.
v  Free time in campsite.
v  Directly from campsite to waterfront and back (if you are planning to go from waterfront to another activity you must wear closed-toe shoes as described in paragraph 1).
v  Specific times your activity requires water shoes (example: creek exploration).

The wearing of socks with the rubber clogs shoes is highly encouraged to minimize slippage, blisters, and cuts.

4. Visitors will only be allowed as far as the dining hall in open-toed footwear. Visitors must have the appropriate closed-toed footwear to proceed to the campsites and program areas.

5. The on duty Camp Director, Ranger, or Campmaster are the final authority in determining whether footwear is unsafe on Camp Rock Enon property. You may also direct any questions regarding this policy to these same individuals or the Camping Committee.

6. Campers, leaders, and staff will be required to return to there campsite immediately to change into appropriate footwear for those activities requiring closed-toed shoes. Continued non-compliance with this policy may result in the offender losing program privileges or being asked to leave Camp Rock Enon property. Other actions may be taken at the discretion of the Shenandoah Area Council and Camping Committee as deemed appropriate.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Hot at The Rock? Not always...

Just a few short months ago, we were up to our eyebrows in snow...

Enjoy the hot sun and cold water!

Friday, June 25, 2010

Cub Scout Program Director Meeting--29 JUN 2010

Who:  All Cub Scout Program Directors (including Twilight Directors)
Where:  Bowman Lodge, Camp Rock Enon
When:  Tuesday, 29 June, 6PM for dinner (let Tony Manzione know if you are attending dinner!), 6:45PM meeting

Come out and enjoy the dinner with the Cubmasters during Week #2 of the Cub Resident Camp program.  Hear firsthand feedback on the program being offered.

The Cub Scout Program Directors Meeting will begin right after the dinner.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

New Camp Rock Enon Photographers at check-in

When you get to Camp Rock Enon, one of the first things you do is get your picture taken.

This year MBeePhotography is doing the work!

Want to see the CRE Staff in action?  Scroll down and watch the slide show here.

To order your photos, use this form for Cub Scouts and this form for Boy Scouts.

You can order everything from a single print to a hardcover yearbook!

We can't wait to see you this summer...at THE ROCK!