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TRIP 500: Camping & Activities to celebrate FNC 10th Anniversary


The Footprints Nature Club is turning 10 years on the 18th of October 2019...

It’s a time to celebrate the 500 TRIPS’ Joys, challenges, tiredness, falls, successes, and memories… It’s time to plan and dream of our coming trips…

The achievements of the club are the results of the dedication and efforts of every member in these 10 Years...

The anniversary ceremony will be unique, full of celebrations, activities, surprises and appreciation to all of our members, guides and mainly OUR NATURE.

Thank you for being part of our club’s success over the years. We greatly appreciate your participation and attendance and we look forward for your presences in our 10th anniversary ceremony/camp.

Join us on the weekend of 19 & 20 October 2019, in our outstanding event:

Camping, Activities, Celebrations, & much more in SWINGS - Mar Moussa

Our event will take place in the nature of “SWINGS Club” in Mar Moussa, Maten…

Saturday Schedule:

We will have our camp on Saturday night in the Club with a camp fire, after having buffet dinner and a celebration for this biggest highlights of those 10 YEARS. We will be celebrating our members, our guides and our CLUB.

Sunday Schedule:

Sunday will be full of activities, we will have a fresh start up with the light breakfast (SAJ) before heading for some fun and excitement with our Treasure Hunt in nature.

After the Treasure Hunt, we will enjoy the activities in the Club, which will be paid separately based on what you like, before distributing the prizes and heading back to Beirut.

Valuable prizes will be offered for the winners and the participants in the Treasure Hunt.

In Case we had a bad weather Saturday, October 19, 2019, the camp will be Postponed one week and will be held the week after.

The campers will be able to use the SWINGS amenities of electricity, toilets and water.

Important Details for Sundays Activities and treasure Hunt:

Please if you are willing to participate in the treasure hunt form a team of 3 persons to compete with other teams in the Treasure Hunt, while enjoying the camp and activities. If you don't have a team, we will help you join one...

If you can't join us on Saturday in the camp, you can join us on Sunday with your own car.

And for those who don’t want to participate in the Treasure Hunt, they can come and enjoy the other events and activities that will take place during the night and in the morning. 

Important to Know:

  1. Alcoholic Drinks are strictly not allowed in the camp...
  2. Reservations & Payments shall be done before: Thursday 17 October 2019...
  3. Please RSVP, Places will be granted for the first callers.
  4. Don't be late to reserve... 

The activities that we can do in the SWINGS Club can be found on their website www.swingscamp.com...

 

Looking Forward to Welcome You ALL

Footprints Nature Club…

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Must Have

The weather will be cold especially at night.

You should make sure to get the normal hiking gear that that you can find on our website in the page "How to Prepare?", and the following:

  • Your medicines, if needed
  • Torch (lamp)
  • Sleeping bag or two warm blankets
  • Warm clothes, sweater, wind breaker - Wool hat
  • Things you use for toilet
  • Other important stuff you might need
  • Each camper shall have his/her insurance policy.
  • Your soft drinks, 7alafeesh, marshmallows, candies, chocolate, chips, etc… as needed for Saturday night.

 

Note that the alcoholic drinks are strictly not allowed in the camp.

Cost Fees

Trip cost 65,000 L.L., includes:

  • Transportation from and back to Beirut
  • Cost of the guides
  • Tents Rentals
  • Use of the Swings Club water, toilets & electricity
  • Buffet Dinner with Soft Drinks
  • Saj Breakfast
  • Treasure Hunt participation

Activities cost is not included, and will be:

  • 16,000 LL for 2 hours regular access to activities
  • 20,000 LL for 2 hours premium access to activities

Gathering Place & Time

Our gathering will be at the traffic lights on the crossroad of the General Security building الأمن العام and El-Mathaf المتحف region in Beirut. You can park in the parking nearby

We will start on Tuesday 19 Oct, 2010 at 02:30 PM.
The bus will move at 03:00 PM.
We might be obliged to do some modifications to the plans as needed during the trips.
We will finish on Wednesday 20 Oct, 2010 at 05:00 PM.

Hikers' Tips
  • 01

    Be Kind to Yourself

    KNOW YOUR ABILITIES; CHOOSE AN APPROPRIATE HIKE.

  • 02

    Be a Lightweight

    THE LESS YOU CARRY, THE MORE ENJOYABLE THE HIKE.

  • 03

    Avoid Huffing and Puffing

    IF YOU CAN TALK WHILE YOU ARE WALKING, YOU ARE WALKING THE PERFECT SPEED.

  • 04

    Take a Break

    TAKE A TEN MINUTE BREAK AT LEAST ONCE EVERY HOUR.

  • 05

    No Food, No Fuel, No Fun

    DRINK FREQUENTLY AND EAT OFTEN.