The Occoneechee COPE and Climbing Program is a component of the Occoneechee Council,Boy Scouts of America.  The Council Headquarters are in Raleigh, North Carolina with facilities at the Occoneechee Scout Reservation in Carthage, NC. We offer a complete package of opportunities to every range of Scout, from Cub Scout up through Venture Crew. Our facilities are open year round for not only scouting groups but non-scouting groups as well.

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Entries for April 2011

Just a reminder that your current tower and COPE certifications will expire at the end of this year. The next course will be the first weekend in October. Registration information can be found on the council website.

Dave Pederson

Camp Staff Job Opening

Crater Lake Council #491 has posted the following Camp Staff Job Opening.  If you are interested in the position,  use the other contact methods listed below.

             Council:            Crater Lake Council #491

      NCS Certification:  Climbing


It looks like our final number will be between 61 and 65, and the program will be cut back to a one day event on April 20th starting at 8:30 ( possibly girls only) the boys will arrive about 9:00. I would prefer all starting at 9:00 so we will see...

 Participants in the 2011 Durant Challenge study the Topping Out manual during the first night of training.  This full weekend course led by by Occoneechee COPE and Climbing Direcotors, provides registereed Scouters with the skills necessary to become Durant Tower operators and COPE course facilitators.   

Congratulations to our 16 new staff members: 


Camp Durant

Maps and Directions

On Belay...

Sat Jun 01
Summer Camp
Sat Sep 14
Fri Sep 20
OA Fall Fellowship
Sat Nov 09
Open Tower
Sat Nov 09
Troop 216 COPE


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