Welcome Leadership Regional VLA Calendar Councils Activities Resources World Jam Powder Horn Youth Conference

A video "For those who could not make it."


Program details:

  • This is a gathering open to all youth Venturers in the Region (adults may accompany youth).
  • A series of forums, seminars, and discussions on Venturing will occupy about half the time.
  • We'll have occasional breakouts by geography and roles.
  • Our present and new Region President, and present National President, and selected key youth and advisors will deliver programs.
  • We'll hear from Rick Cronk, Chairman of the World Scouting Committee.
  • Social and play time will be abundant.

Logistics details:

  • The activity takes place in Coast Guard Island on the San Francisco Bay.
  • A day trip to scenic parts of San Francisco is included.
  • Meals from Friday supper through Sunday breakfast are included.
  • We will be camping; shelters can be provided for fliers.
  • Local transportation to and from airports (OAK preferred, SFO and SJC okay) provided.
  • Arrivals between 11 AM and 4 PM on Friday preferred (fun activities provided).
  • Departure anytime on Sunday okay.

Optional add-on:

  • On Sunday we'll take you to Yosemite Valley if you wish.
  • Extra fee of $30 includes additional transportation, park fees, and meals.
  • Departure flights should be after 8pm on Sunday OR
  • Monday departures okay (home hospitality and transportation provided for fliers).
  • Alternate shorter trips to Santa Cruz beach or Big Basin Redwoods might be offered for those with afternoon flights.