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OA Trailblazer Camp at Bert Adams

posted Aug 28, 2017, 2:59 PM by Webmaster Pack236   [ updated Oct 12, 2017, 7:53 PM ]

Order of the Arrow Trailblazer Camp at Bert Adams Scout Reservation

Friday, October 6 – Sunday, October 8

Please read the details below and then register for Trailblazer Camp.  Please RSVP by September 18.

Trailblazer Adventure Camp is a day full of fun for Cub Scouts and their families in October at Bert Adams Scout Camp. The members of the Order of the Arrow invite you to attend an exciting and fun filled weekend including BBs, archery, monkey bridges, and more. Learn Native American History and join us in the dance ring. Learn how retriever dogs are trained. Learn how to cast a fishing rod. Bring your best skits and join us for a campfire Saturday evening.

Link to the Trailblazer Camping Video

When: Friday, October 6 - Sunday, October 8*

Where:  Bert Adams

218 Scout Road

Covington, GA 30016

Phone: 770-956-5687

Cost: $40 Per Family 

Adventure Tent

Type of Event:  Car Camping;   Event is open to Scouts and Siblings!

*Friendly reminder that this camping opportunity falls during a long weekend for both Spalding Elementary and MVPS.  We hope you can join us, even if only for the main event on Saturday, October 7.

Volunteers are needed for Cook Patrol!!!  An opportunity to register for one of the 4 meals on our Cook Patrol is provided in the registration form.  Thank you for helping us feed our Pack!!!!

Youth Protection Training 

All Parents/Guardians and Pack Leaders must TURN IN a current completed, printed YPT Certificate to a Pack Leader at our Sept 18th Pack Meeting OR email it to  To take this course, please visit this link:

Consent Forms

Parents/Guardians, a new Consent Form is required at the beginning of each Scouting Year.  Please complete parts A & B (3 pages) for EACH Scout, Sibling and Adult, including copies of your medical ID cards.  Submit these to or turn in at the September 18th Pack Meeting to Pack Leaders.      

The Consent Form is available for you at


What to Bring:

•            Refillable Water Bottle

•            Sleeping bag, air mattress

•            Tent

•            Lightweight blanket

•            Flashlight

•            Class A Uniform

•            Class B Uniform - Pack 236 T-shirt

•            Closed toed shoes for walking/hiking 

•            Flip Flops for bathroom

•            Toiletries

•            Towel

•            Rain gear

•            Lightweight sweatshirt

•            Baseball Cap

•            Safety Whistle

•            Small backpack

•            Snacks

•            Camping Chairs

•            Sunglasses

•            Medications – to be secured and administered by a Parent/Guardian.



Directions to Bert Adams: 

·       Take I-20 East from Atlanta (toward Augusta).  Take Almon Rd./Porterdale Exit #88.

·       Turn Right at the top of exit ramp.  Follow Cromwell Rd. South through Porterdale.  This road becomes Cty Rd 142.

·       Continue until you reach Fire Station #1 just prior to Flat Shoals Rd.  Turn Right on Flat Shoals Rd, travel to GA-36.

·       Turn Right on Route 36, travel South for 3 miles.  Turn Right onto Boy Scout Road.

·       Camp Entrance will be 1/4 mile on your Right.  Turn Right at entrance and continue on camp road.

PDF Directions to Bert Adams and a Map of Bert Adams are linked below.

Parents can also reference the Trailblazer Adventure Weekend Leadership Guide for full information about the program. 

Please contact Alice Clark, Outings Chair via email at should you require assistance or have questions.  

Webmaster Pack236,
Aug 28, 2017, 2:59 PM
Webmaster Pack236,
Aug 28, 2017, 2:59 PM
Webmaster Pack236,
Aug 28, 2017, 2:59 PM