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Meetup details changed: Camping Trip - Devil's Lake State Park, WI (Kevin)

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When: Friday, May 7, 2010 6:00 PM

Where:
Devil's Lake State Park
S5975 Park Rd
Baraboo, WI 53913
(608) 356-8301

Price: $10.00 per person





Devil’s Lake Camping Trip Update:

Go to Eventbrite to pay at:

http://devilslake.eventbrite.com/­

Cost: $10 plus dish to pass.

$10 is for paypal fee, camping fee, firewood, Misc (paper plates, dish soap, etc.), and event fee.

Refunds if you decide not to go:
April 29th,10:00 pm: Full Refund ($10)
May 5th, 9:00 pm: ½ Refund ($5)

Dish to pass: We are having potlucks for Dinner Friday and Saturday Nights. Half the people will bring something for Friday Night and the other half will bring something for Saturday Night. You are on your own for Breakfasts and Lunches. If you are coming up earlier on Friday, please volunteer for Friday Night. Please state in your RSVP what you are bringing and for what night. I will try to come up with a list the Sunday before the trip. I will bring 24 brats to be cooked over the fire for Friday Night. Remember, people will be come in at all hours Friday Night. Please bring something that is easy to heat up. If you want a suggestion, let me know. I will bring pots, pans and a dual burner stove.

Waiting List is now on! Please include date and time when you sign up for the waiting list.

Right now we have about 61 “Yes” and “Maybes”. On April 4 the “Maybe’s will be removed. This should open up some more spaces. On April 18 the “Yes” who hasn’t paid will be removed. This should even up more spaces.

Timeline:

April 4 – All the “Maybe’s” will be removed. If you are currently a “Maybe” and want to go, please change to “Yes” before then.

April 18 – All “Yes” Non payer’s will be removed. If you are a non payer, you will be removed. When you decide to pay, you can RSVP “Yes” again.

Notes:

The campsite holds 60 people. I am expecting to get between 40 to 60 people to attend. If your plans change, please change your RSVP as soon as possible.

Temperature: The average high for May 8th for Devil’s Lake is 71 and average low is 48. This hottest it’s been it the last 10 years on May 8th is 84 (day) and the coldest is 37 (night).

Tents: If you have a tent, have a tent to share, need a tent, or need a tent to share, please let me know and add that in your RSVP. Also a couple of people are looking for sleeping bags.

Please car pool when possible: The site only hold about 10 cars. There is overflow parking about 100 feet away. If you are driving and have room for passengers, please state where you are driving from and how many people you can take in your RSVP. If you need a ride, please state that in your RSVP (Don’t forget to add your pickup location.)

Park Admissions:

You need to buy Admissions Stickers for each vehicle entering the park: $10 per day or $35 for annual pass.

Thursday Night: If you are planning to go up on Thursday Night let me know. I can get the site for Thursday Night. If we get 10 people, the cost will be $4 per person. I will probably be there by 8:00 pm.

Tentative Schedule: (You can do anything you want.) This is what I am planning on doing and everyone is welcome to join me.

Friday Night:
Eat. Greet people as they show up. Hang around the fire.
10:00 – Night Hike?

Saturday:
Morning is free until 10:00. Bike, Jog, Sleep, Eat, etc.
10:00 – Hike East Trail
After Hike - Free Time: Mountain Bike, Canoe, Hangout at Beach (Volleyball), GEO Cache, etc
7:00 Eat and Hang around the fire
10:00 – Night Hike to Devil’s Lake

Sunday:
Morning is free until 9:00. Bike, Jog, Sleep, Eat, etc.
9:00 – Hike West Trail
After Hike – Pack up and head home

Some of the people are interested in Mountain climbing and diving. If you are interest in these, please post it on the RSVP.

Devil’s Lake Web Site: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/parks/specific/devilslake/­

Devil’s Lake Map: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/parks/specific/devilslake/map.html­
Group Campsite is Right of Visitor Center South Shore at the bottom of the map.

Group Campsite Map (We are at Campsite #1): http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/parks/specific/devilslake/camping/pdfs/dlgroupmap06.pdf­

I hope to see you then,

Kevin
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