Saturday October 18th, at Camp Babcock-Hovey(Ovid, NY). This is a huge event, and everyone I talked to says it is AWESOME. The event is a weekend camp out for the Boy Scouts and a day event for the Cub Scouts.
Here is the overview - "CUBS: – Of all ages. Bring your entire family with you on a Day Pass!
Program events are available for cubs of all ages. Parents and siblings may attend as well and enjoy all the CTC has to offer. A Day Pass allows the youth to participate in the 550 events providing the individual event is “age appropriate”. Day Pass Patches include the large 16th CTC Patch and an Oval Day Pass Patch with a button loop.
Cubs are eligible to earn Program Patches as per the Event Card requirements. The 7 Program patches are included in the Day Pass Fee and can be earned by Day Pass attendees are shown below. Each person can get up to 9 total patches on a Day Pass.
The Day Pass registration fee includes a Pizza lunch at the Dining Hall at noon."
The cost for day pass is $15. There will be over 600 different activities to choose from and will be a lot of fun for the boys, they are expecting 1800 attendants. There will be a number of other patches available for the boys to earn and trade. Here is the link from the council -http://www.senecawaterways.org/events/16th-annual-challenge-trophy-camporee/ and this is the unofficial - Official web site - http://challengetrophycamporee.org/ and facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/ChallengeTrophyCamporee.