LOST SEA CAVING TRIP
to
Sweetwater, Tennessee
Spend the Night Underground In The Cave

WHEN:  Saturday and Sunday  April 17-18, 2004
WHERE: Meet at Dollar General and Little Kitchen Parking Lot @ 8:00 am- leave at 8:30am sharp.
WHAT TO BRING:  Permission Slip, Lunch, water bottles-full, sleeping bag, foam pad, ground cloth, pillow- small, change of clothes including shoes, flashlight, extra batteries, towel & washcloth, garbage bag for dirty clothes, , money for meals- (we will eat dinner on Saturday, breakfast and lunch on Sunday before returning home), an enterprising spirit, indefatigable curiosity, and unbridled enthusiasm about a great time in the Underground with your Venture Crew Friends.
RETURN TIME: Leaving the Cave at approximately 7:30 am, we will find a place for breakfast and later a lunch stop; one would expect a return time of between 3-5pm. 

COST:  approximately  $10 for Fuel Costs.  We will Carpool with Personal Vehicles
                                            $25 for Cave Tour and Overnight Stay. We MUST pay for 12 persons
                                                                                There is a minimum group size of 12 persons
                      Total $ 35 plus money for Food (lunch, dinner, breakfast, lunch)

Mr. Barlow must have at least $25 by Friday afternoon April 2nd, 2004 in order to make reservations.
This will be paid to Mr. Barlow before we leave.  The sooner you pay up the more time you will have to collect the money needed for your food and other incidentals. Any overage will be redistributed to each upon return.

(Money for Dinner, Breakfast, and Lunch)
$15-20 approximate

Optional Patch at the Lost Sea is $2.00  (see the Flyer) They also have T-shirts and stickers and things in the Gift Shop.

PERMISSION SLIP
FOR LOST SEA Caving trip Sweetwater, Tennessee
Spend the Night Underground In The Cave

WHEN:  Saturday and Sunday April 17-18, 2004

WHERE:  Meet at Dollar General and Little Kitchen Parking Lot @ 8:00 am- leave at 8:30am sharp.

WHAT TO BRING: Permission Slip, Lunch, water bottles-full, sleeping bag, foam pad, ground cloth, pillow- small, change of clothes including shoes, flashlight, extra batteries, towel & washcloth, garbage bag for dirty clothes, , money for meals- (we will eat dinner on Saturday, breakfast and lunch on Sunday before returning home), an enterprising spirit, indefatigable curiosity, and unbridled enthusiasm about a great time in the Underground with your Venture Crew Friends.

RETURN TIME: Approximately 3pm - 5pm  We permit cell phones on our trips to better advise parents as we return.

Parents,
We need your permission to take your son/daughter caving and exploring the underground.  We will take all precautions, and care for them as our own.  Your signature is your permission for your son/daughter to attend as well as permission to treat if your son/daughter is injured.

    If you are interested in going with us (and you are invited) Please let me know as soon as possible.  School
(704) 664-5545
* Home (704) 855-2511 We need adult chaperones of both sexes and I feel that you would have a really great time.  Do something different!  Try something new!  Something you have never done before! 

Lets Go Caving!!!
  Thanks!!!
                                                                                
       Dave Barlow -Derek Miller 
     Venture Crew Advisors

Participant_______________________________________________

Parent / Guardian ________________________________________

Date:  __________________________

Check Out the NSS Link below for Lots of Caving Information
THIS IS NOT OUR CAVE!!
BE SURE TO ASK DAVE AND DEREK ABOUT THE TROGLODYTES........    AND WATCH OUT FOR THEM WHEN WE SPEND THE NIGHT IN THE CAVE!!!!!