676 Lorne Scots Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps

MCB Quantico and Washington DC Educational Trip

OIC: Capt  Michael Cameron

This trip is subject to final approval and as such details may change

Information Session - 1915 hrs Wed 18 January (to be held during Summer Camp information Night)

Load List and Amounts Due

Dates of Travel - 12-16 March 2017

This is an optional trip which is scheduled to occur over March Break 2017. As planning for the trip progresses, information will be posted on this page.


The proposed 5 day trip to Washington DC is open to all Cadets that meet the eligibility criteria outlined below.  Departing 0630 Sunday morning from the Armoury by highway coach provided by Pacific Western Transportation, cadets will be staying in a hotel in the Quantico Virginia area. Activities are outlined in the information package and include demonstrations on the Marine Base, visits to the the Marine Corp Museum and the Washington Mall.  Valid Canadian passports are required for all Cadets registering for this event.


Cadets participating in this trip must have

This trip is limited to 42 Cadets.  Cadets will be ranked based on participation and attendance during mandatory events and on Wednesday parade nights and selected for this trip based on that ranking.  Complete details on Cadet eligibility are available in the trip application forms package available at the Armoury and through the forms link below.


Cost to Cadet for This Event



Cadets will also be responsible for purchasing 2 lunches during the trip.  Cadets can offset the cost of the trip by selling Chocolate Almonds. $20 per case sold can be used to defer the cost of your trip. Almonds are available for pickup Wednesdays or by calling 905-877-6655. Almonds must be prepaid by cash or cheque at the time of pickup. Almonds are $40 per case of 30.

Schedule of Payments and forms

9 November

Form package available for download or at the Armoury

Chocolate Almonds available for sale

23 November

            All forms due for Cadets applying for the trip

21 December

Acceptance list posted for Cadets selected to attend.  

Full Payment due.

Standby list also posted

18 January

Proof of Passport required for all Cadets loaded and on standby

Last day to make payment for trip for all Cadets loaded.

31 January

Final list of Cadets selected for trip posted.   

Forms and Information for this event

1. Information and forms package  

2. Departure information & Kit List

Updated: 5 November, 2017 10:48:09