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Slippery Ann Camping Trip

Thursday – Friday, Sept 23-24 | Overnight

Fall colors in September not only signal that winter is near, but also it’s the rut for elk. Hundreds of elk congregate annually at Slippery Ann creating a spectacle not to be missed. The distinctive bugling of the bull elk is something to hear.

Registration is required by Sept 21.

CALL ODR @ 731-4202 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER

Cost: $80 | Single Airmen/Deployed Affected: $50


ITINERARY:

  • SEPTEMBER 21
    • 5 pm: MANDATORY meeting at ODR to go over trip plans, check out equipment
  • SEPTEMBER 23
    • 6 am: Depart Outdoor Recreation
    • 8 am: Rest stop in Lewistown
    • 10 am: Arrive at Slippery Ann and set up camp                
    • Noon: Lunch
    • 1 pm: Free time-hike, bike, fish, elk viewing
    • 6:30 pm: Dinner
  • SEPTEMBER 24
    • Rise and shine!
    • 9 am: Breakfast
    • 10 am: Break camp
    • Noon: Depart
    • 1:30 pm: Rest stop and lunch in Lewistown
    • 2:30 pm: Depart Lewistown
    • 4:30 pm: Arrive ODR      

WHAT TO BRING: 

  • Clothing: bring what you can layer: thermals, undershirt, long-sleeve shirt, sweatshirt, jacket or vest, hat and neck scarf, warm socks, gloves, long pants, shorts.  Weather can change suddenly so be prepared.
  • Sleeping bag rated for 20 degrees/above, sleeping pad (bag and pad will be provided if you don’t have your own equipment), cot, headlamp or flashlight and extra batteries, insect repellent, matches/lighter, pocket knife/multi-purpose tool, survival blanket, face/body wipes
  • DON’T FORGET YOUR MEDS!
  • All meals, snacks and refreshments are provided. Please bring your own hot liquid mug.

Masks are required at all times in the vehicles