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BASE CAMP OPEN CLIMB

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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BE COOL, COME TO WINTER CAMP! Registration is Now Open!!

CAMPING ON THE NEXT LEVEL PROGRAM DESCRIPTION SNOW BASE NORTH WIND Introductory Program: Teaching youth how to stay warm. Spend the day outside playing games and developing winter camping skills. Participants sleep inside both nights. (Recommended for 5th and 6th graders)  Snow Huskies $67 Experience $62 Next Level: Participants Sleep outside testingtheir skills constructing winter…

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2019 KERFOOT SCOUT-A-PALOOZA FIRST TIME SUCCESS!

During two Sundays this past October, 180 Scouts and Scouters participated in the first partnership between Kerfoot Canopy Tour and Northern Star Scouting. The first Kerfoot Scout-A-Palooza featured special rate access to the Kerfoot Aerial High Ropes Park in Henderson, Minnesota. Unlike a standard high ropes course, the Kerfoot Aerial High Ropes Park is a…

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50 YOUTH TRAVELED THE METRO FOR URBAN ADVENTURE 2019

This year’s VOA Urban Adventure was attending by over 50 youth making up 7 teams. These teams enjoyed a beautiful day traveling around the Metro area and utilizing multiple forms of transportation, including over 46 miles traveled on the light rail. We had over 300 photos submitted and 268 waypoints completed. Team “Trees” took first…

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2019 Scout Day at REI

Bloomington REI Join us for Scout Day at REI, Bloomington! Sunday October 13, 12-4 p.m. 750 W American Blvd W, Bloomington, MN 55420 Activities Mobile Archery S’mores Pinewood Derby Scout Registration Scouts wearing their Class A or B uniform will receive a coupon for 23% off an REI-Co Op Brand item (exclusions apply). This event…

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Duke of Edinburgh Award Leader Training @ Univ of Scouting

An Internationally Recognized Achievement Founded in 1956 by HRH Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is the world’s leading youth development award with over a million-youth participating in over 140 countries. It is now available to ALL youth aged 14 to 24. The Award is an exciting self-development program focusing on creating global…

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National Public Lands Day: Connecting to Nature through Service Saturday, September 28, 2019

National Public Lands Day, the largest single-day volunteer effort for America’s public lands. https://www.neefusa.org/npld Each year, hundreds of thousands of volunteers come together on the fourth Saturday in September to assist with various projects designed to restore and enhance public parks, forests, waterways and more. From trail maintenance to tree planting—volunteers of all ages and…

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Check out Fall Camporee – featuring The Mighty Drones!

One of the Awesome Activities at this Fall Camporee will be The Mighty Drones, the Minnesota Multi GP FPV Drone Racing chapter based out of the Twin Cities area. They’ll be doing demonstrations and put on a drone race at the Camporee! Check out what a drone race looks like! Be sure to go to…

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Updated Host Troop for Camporee — Just Released

District Camporee Host Unit Schedule (2019 – 2022) Thank you for your past support providing great camporees for our Scouts, Scouters, and parents of Lake Minnetonka District. With new units, and some changes to existing units, we’ve updated the Host Unit Schedule for Camporees. Please find below the updated list of when your troop or…

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