Alpine Scout Camp

 
Embark on an outdoor adventure at Alpine Scout Camp! Located on approximately 600 acres of space, the camp features a conference center, amphitheater, athletic fields, picnic areas, and more. Groups will enjoy a variety of recreational activities such as volleyball, indoor and outdoor climbing, swimming, archery, geocaching, and hiking in Palisades State Park. Groups can also participate in Low C.O.P.E., a “Challenging Outdoor Experience,” in which they will learn to work as a team to overcome physical obstacles. Tent-sites, lean-to sites, and cabins are available for overnight stay. Food service is also available for larger groups
 
 
Contact Info 
Address: 441 Route 9W, Alpine, NJ 07620. Bergen County. Tel: 201-768-1910. Email: camping@bsa-gnyc.org. Website: www.alpinescoutcamp.org. Hrs: Vary. Contact: 212-651-3077, reservations@bsa-gnyc.org.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Overnight Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-3 nights. Cost: Can be tailored to fit your group’s budget.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Sports & Games Lesson Plan

Students participate in activities to learn about the members of their team and how to work together in order to be successful. Discuss the importance of teamwork or “playing the game.” In what other situations might you need these skills? Is it important to play by the rules? Why or why not?... Continue