Go On A Hand Cart Trek- Use a Handcart Trek As A Youth Conference Activity
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Sample Hand Carts Trek Budget:

for 220 Hand Carts Trekkers including staff

  Local Hand Cart Trek Martin's Cove
Transportation $1,800 $50,000
Trail Fees $0 $3,300
Handcarts $1,600  
Potties/Water $1,155  
Food $2,700 $2,700
Medical $200 $200
Incidental $400 $400
Copies $300 $300
Activities $270 $270
Photography $300 $300
     
Total $8,725 $57,470

 

Transportation Breakdown

Local - 36 vehicles - 200 miles round trip = $1,800

Martin's Cove - 5 buses - $10,000 per bus = $50,000

Potties - $1.75/ person/ day = $1,155

Hand carts - 2 loads of 10 hand carts @ $800 per load = $1,600

Trek Workshop Supplies Breakdown

          Taffy pull                                                      $65

          Black powder                                             $110

          Candle Making                                           $55

          Shovel Handles for Stick pull                    $40

 

Games/Workshop Total:                                    $270     

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Prep Tip:

Start preparing for the trek NOW by taking daily walks.  Start by walking 15 minutes 3 times a week.  After a month, increase your walks to 30 minutes 3 times per week.  Be sure to use the "Monthly Events" Calendar as your guide.  For tips on preventing blisters, CLICK HERE