– Cub Scout Activities

2020 Pinewood Derby Rules Released

The Pinewood Derby Rules for 2020 should be used by anyone who participates in the Lake Minnetonka District Pinewood Derby Finals or in the Council Pinewood Derby Finals. And finally, remember the No. 1 rule of a Pinewood Derby is that it’s supposed to be fun. While you should always strive to do your best, don’t…

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Beyond the Ashes

On May 31, 2018 the Ute Park Fire began close to the Philmont Scout Ranch property line near Cimarroncita. Over the next few weeks, brave firefighters fought this and several other wildfires around the ranch. the 2018 Ute Park Fire damaged over 27,000 acres of Philmont. Philmont is committed to the recovery of the land…

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Spring 2020 BB Gun & Archery Rangemaster Training

BSA requires all Cub Scout shooting sports (including Cub Scout archery, BB guns, wrist rockets/slingshots, catapults or rockets) to be supervised by a BSA certified range master. Get trained so you can run your Scouting Unit’s ranges at our Council Camps!  Pre-registration required – limited to 20 individuals per class. “Archery and bb gun shooting are…

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GET YOUR KIDS OUT OF THE HOUSE DURING WINTER BREAK! Base Camp has the cure for all cases of cabin fever and hibernation this winter! Join us for three thrilling days of Winter Discovery Day Camp, where our fun staff will keep bodies and brains from freezing up with exciting activities in our spacious and…

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Santa FEST 2019! Sat Nov 30th @ Rum River

Come visit Santa at Rum River Scout Camp! Santa FEST 2019 is a FREE EVENT open to the public to come and visit camp for the evening. This event is designed for the whole family to come and have a good time! Winter is just around the corner. Take your photos with Santa, do a…

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NO RESERVATION REQUIRED, FIRST TUESDAY EVERY MONTH! Grab your friends and drop into Base Camp for open climbing sessions! Try all 16 challenging routes of our one-of-a-kind, indoor climbing wall, ranging in height from 26 to 32 feet. Each one accurately replicates the natural features found among the St. Croix River Bluffs near Taylors Falls!…

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Base Camp Pre-K Days!

Base Camp Pre-K Days Fun and active programs for youth ages 2-5 and an adult. Each month features a seasonal theme with activities that include free play, story time, craft project, and a nature hike with games.  All sessions run from 9 am to 12:00 noon. $10 per child each day or $32 if you sign up for…

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