Summer camp plan

Where we plan to go.. Just look in the Downloads file and click on Summer Camp.kmz

Crew

John
Rachel
Adrian/Bert/Mike
Ross
Matthew
Leah
Issac

30th July Saturday

Todays Crew
Skipper                Ross
1st Mate               Adrian
Galley Slaves        Mattew and Leah
Bog Slaves            Issac
Lock Slaves           All

0930                    John and Rachel depart for the boat early.

1000                    Mike and Amanda meet at the Scout Hut to bring down the Scouts.  Packed lunch required.
                           Hand in the permission forms (look in the Downloads section).

                           Mike's and Amanda bring the Scouts and personal gear down to Fall Ings Lock.   All help to load the boat and then cast off to go through Fall Ings Lock.

                           Driving down to Fall Ings set your satnav to WF1 5DX.  This will take you to a pizza shop, 65 Doncaster Road.  This is on a junction with Fall Ings Road.                   Drive down Fall Ings Road and the Lock is a short walk away at the end of the road.. maybe 20 yards.  Skip will leave here to take his car to where the     boat is being collected and off load his personal gear then take the car to where it is being left for the week being a 5 minute drive.  Skip and the crew will then go to collect the narrow boat and bring it around to Fall Ings.

Maps are in the downloads section.

1145                    Scouts arrive at the pick up point at Fall Ing Lock.  http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/184728
                          
1230                    Skip arrives at Fall Ings Lock and Scouts get on and set up home - parents help.  Stock the kitchen - get everything "ship shape".
1.30                    All parents wave goodbye...

Short river trip on the Aire & Calder.
Stopping for the night just beyond the pipe bridge at Stanley Ferry - moorings before this points are private (page 25).  Access to showers/toilets/elsan disposal.  If more time we may travel further to stop 200 yards west of Kinds Road Lock. (page 20

1700                   Dinner of Steak pie, veg and mashed pots.  Swiss roll and custard.  Orange / tea.

2100                   Supper will be hot dogs and hot chocolate.

31st July  Sunday

Todays Crew
Skipper                 Issac
1st Mate                Adrian
Galley Slaves         Ross and Matthew
Bog Slaves             Leah
Lock Slaves            All

0730                    WSSS
0800                    Breakfast of Frosties, a yoghurt, orange juice and tea.
0930                    Bunk inspection
1000                    Set sail
1230                    Stop for lunch - Ham sandwiches and a piece of fruit.  Orange juice or tea.
1315                    Set sail
1700                    Dinner - Spag Bol, Angel Delight, Fruit, orange juice and tea.
2100                    Supper of Soup and bread.  Hot chocolate.

On to Castleford (pages 20-21).  Tie up just through Barnsdale Road Bridge for an early lunch.
Return to Wakefeild (pages 20-21 and 25).  Empty eslsan at Stanley Ferry.
Continue to Thornes Flood Lock (bottom page 24 and page 49).  Tie up for night 50 yards before this flood lock (next to gold course, no facilities) or proceed to Broad Cut Top Lock (page 49) and tie up 400 yards later in Horbury cut.

1st August Monday

Todays Crew
Skipper                Leah
1st Mate               Adrian/Bert
Galley Slaves        Issac and Ross
Bog Slaves            Matthew
Lock Slaves           All

FOOD RESUPPLY DAY - In the afternoon Amanda is bringing Bert Chidzey down and returning with Adrian.  JM will provide a food list, if any, to bring down.  The location will be as per the tracking system.  Amanda wants to meet the boat early so will need to use the tracking system to find us.

0730                    WSSS
0800                    Breakfast of Frosties, yoghurt and orange juice and tea.
0930                    Set sail
1230                    Stop for lunch of beens of toast, orange juice and tea.
1315                    Set sail
1700                    Dinner of pork chop dinner with cheeeeeeeesy potatoe.  Sweet of chocolate cake and custard.
2100                    Supper of biscuits and hot chocolate.

Heading West.  Toilet block at Horbury Bridge probably no open.  Good shopping next to canal at Ledgard Bridge (Coop and Aldi) (page 50).
Stop at COoper Bridge Flood Gate (Page 50).  Stay as near floodgate as possible - road noise.

2nd August  Tuesday

Todays Crew
Skipper                 Matthew
1st Mate                Bert
Galley Slaves         Leah and Issac
Bog Slaves             Ross
Lock Slaves           All

0730                    WSSS
0800                    Breakfast of Frosties, yoghurt, orange and tea.
0900                    Skip and Rachel return to collect car.  Replaced by day Skipper `Stuart Clulow.
0930                    Bunk Inspection
1000                    Set sail
1230                    Stop for lunch of jam sandwiches and fruit.  Orange and tea.
1315                    Set sail
1700                    Dinner of Parrot and veg.  Swiss roll and custard.
1800ish                John and Rachel return to the boat.

Heading West.  Toilets and elsan disposal at Brighouse basin.  Good place to fill water tank.  Good fish and chips.  Possible swimming.
Toilets at Shepley Bridge (page 51) but will have to tie up a little way past usually.
Good place to stop for night 600 yards west of Elland Lock (page 52).

3rd August  Wednesday

Todays Crew
Skipper              Ross
1st Mate             Bert
Galley Slaves      Matthew and Leah
Bog Slaves          Issac
Lock Slaves         All

0730                   WSSS
0800                   Breakfast of Bacon butties orange juice and tea.
0930                   Set sail
1230                   Stop for lunch of ham sandwiches, fruit, orange juice and tea.
1315                   Set sail
1700                   Dinner of Sausage, mash and gravy.  Crumble and custard.  Orange juice and tea.
2100                   Hot dogs and hot chocolate.

West again to Sowerby Bridge.  Toilets and water at Salterhebble Locks (page 52).  Can tie up here if necessary on returning but might smell of sewage.
Swimming at Sowery Bridge.  Can also buy a shower.  Also look at Lock 1 of Rotheram Canal - deepest UK lock.  Not a good place to stay overnight.  Return to Salterhebble and park just inside Salterhebble branch is smell ok or return to Elland Lock area.

4th August  Thursday

Todays Crew
Skipper               Isaac
1st Mate              Bert/Mike
Galley Slaves       Ross and Matthew
Bog Slaves           Leah
Lock Slaves         All

Back to Cooper Bridge for the night (page 50).  Excursion onto Huddersfield Broad Canal possible but tricky entrance.  Cannot turn before centre of Huddersfield (page 66) - 3.75 miles and 9 locks each way.  Good shower block in Huddersfield.  Also diesel at nearby supermarket.  Filthy canal.

FOOD RESUPPLY DAY - Jude is bringing Mike down and returning with Bert.  Food purchase list, if any, will be supplied on the Wednesday night.  Aim to meet the boat around 5pm from the location on the tracker.

0730                    WSSS
0800                    Breakfast of Frosties, orange juice and tea.
0930                    Bunk Inspection
1000                    Set sail
1230                    Stop for lunch of jam sandwiches, fruit, orange juice and tea.
1315                    Set sail
1700                    Dinner of beef stew followed by chocolate cake and custard - orange juice and tea.
2100                    Supper of Biscuits and hot chocolate.
Set sail.
5th August  Friday
Todays Crew
Skipper                Leah
1st Mate               Mike
Galley Slaves        Issac and Ross
Bog Slaves            Matthew
Lock Slaves          All
0730                    WSSS
0800                    Breakfast of Bacon, Sausage, beans fried bread.  Orange and tea.
0930                    Set sail
1230                    Stop for lunch of ham and cheese sandwiches, fruit, tea and orange juice.
1315                    Set sail
1700                    Dinner of shepherds pie and veg.  Semolina and jam.
2100                    Pancakes. Hot chocolate and tea.
Back to Horbury Cut (page 49) for the night.
6th August  Saturday
Lose elsan contents (Spade).  Clean up and back to Wakefield.
Todays Crew
Skipper                Best Scout of the camp
1st Mate               Mike
Galley Slaves        All
Bog Slaves            All
Lock Slaves           All
0730                    WSSS
0800                    Breakfast of Frosties, yoghurt, tea and orange juice.
0830                    Set sail to arrive at Fall Ings Lock for 10am.  Boat trip with parents for two hours. 
1230                    Arrive at Fall Ings Lock - Scouts disembark. Meet all parents/helpers at this time.
                           Boat cleaned and prepared for handover - Scouts and Parents.
                           Skip with 3 crew return boat and return by car to Fall Ings Lock.
1600                    Return to Gainford Scout HQ to unpack
                           Go home..

Food Purchase list


Item

Portions


Angel Delight

7

Got

Bacon

14

Got

Baked Beans

21

Got

Biscuits

21

Got

Bolly Sauce

7

Got

Bread slices

100

Got

Carrots

35

Got

Cheese

21

Got

Chicken

7

Amanda will bring 

Chocolate cake

7

Got

Coffee

26

Got

Crumble mix

7

Got

Custard

21

Got

Frosties

35

Got

Fruit

35

Got

Gravy

21

Got

Ham

21

Got

Herbs

7

Got

Hot chocolate

42

Got

Hot dogs

14

Got

Jam

21

Got

Ketchup

21

Got

Margerine

42

Got

Milk

80

Got

Mince

14

Got

Onions

7

Got

Orange Juice

97

Got

Peas

28

To buy

Plain flower

14

Got

Pork chop

7

Got

Potatoes

28

Fish shop

Rhubard

7

Got

Sausage

21

To buy

Semolina

7

Got

Soup

7

Got

Spaghetti

7

Got

Steak Pie

7

Got

Swiss Roll

14

Got

Tea decaf

35

Got

Treacle

14

Got

Yoghurt

42

Got








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