2013 Sea Scout Minto Rendezvous
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Description: 2013 Sea Scout Minto Rendezvous
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Age Requirement: Birthdate must be between 9/7/1913 and 3/6/2000
Registration Begins: 6/4/2013
Last Day to Register: 9/1/2013
Late fee: After 8/16/2013 a fee of $10.00 will apply.
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Contact E-mail: kevin.ready@scouting.org
Cost: $45.00 per Participant

Are you up to the challenge?

2013 Minto Rendezvous

September 6-8, 2013

Bovay Scout Ranch

*****REGISTRATION CLOSES 9/1/2013*****

***Online Payment Only***

If you have extenuating circumstances and are unable to pay online, please contact Kevin Ready with the Sam Houston Area Council (contact information listed on this page)


Mandatory Events:

  • Uniform Inspection
  • Conduct
  • Ring-Bouy Toss
  • Heaving Line
  • Knot Tying
  • Radio Communications
  • Mariner's Quiz
  • First Aid Challenge

Elective Events:

  • International Code Flags
  • Piloting
  • Bos'n's Chair
  • Blindfold Sunfish Rigging
  • Groud Tackle and Motor Boating
  • Nomenclature
  • Rules of the Road
  • Marlinspike
  • Barrel Fill
  • No-paddle Canoe Race
  • Blind Man Canoe Competition
  • Clove Hitch on a Tree
  • Double-the-Angle-on-the-Bow
  • Flotsam Flotilla Race
  • Campfire Skit or Song
  • Awards will be presented to each participating ship. First, Second, Third, and Fourth places will be presented in addition to participation awards. Leadership and Conduct will receive a special recognition.


  • Meals will be provided in the dining hall beginning with breakfast on Saturday and ending with breakfast on Sunday morning. Each ship will be required to provide assistance in serving meals and cleaning the dining hall after meals are completed.

What to bring:

  • Bring personal camping gear you will need for Staurday and Sunday night; including a tent, sleeping bag, and ground pad as needed. Bring season and weather appropriate clothing for work outside (including rain gear!) as we will be outdoors for a significant amount of the weekend. Bring water bottles or a hydration system. Uniforms are required for the uniform inspection and awards ceremony.

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Schedule of Fees:

  • June 7-August 15 $45
  • August 16-September 1 $55
  • September 6 (day of) $60 - No Shirt.
  • T-Shirt cost is $10 and must be purchased prior to September 1, 2013.

For more information please contact Kevin Ready at kevin.ready@scouting.org

Cancellation Policy: Refunds will not be available after 8/16/13.
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