February 14-16, 2020
Lake Minnetonka Winter Camporee 2020
Rum River Scout Camp
15659 St Francis Blvd
Ramsey, Minnesota 55303
Price per Person – $25.00
This will be a fantastic event you won’t want to miss!
This is a lumberjack themed event, so dress and cook appropriately. In other words, lots of plaid, stocking caps, boots,lots of hearty stews (All Troops will be given sweet potato’s to add in their dish) and yummy dessert to be cooked in the Dutch oven is expected and appreciated.
We will continue with our popular carnival atmosphere where you can take advantage of preplanned activities, or create your own program and have some downtime.
- Klondike Derby
- Log Pulling Contest
- Crosscut Competition
- Nail Driving Competition
- Axe Throwing Competition
- Snowshoe Racing
- Merit Badges (all are partial)
- Wood Carving
- Snow Sports
- Scout Skills Stations
- Tote;n Chit
- Fire’n Chit
- Paul Bunyan Award
- Hearty Dish & Dessert Competition
- Camporee Patch!
Indoor (limited #) and Outdoor Camping available!
Invite your Webelos!
Many thanks to our Host Troops 3426, 3430, 3174, 5174 and Activities Committee for working on this Camporee.
FEATURING: WOOD SCULPTURE BY CURTIS INGVOLDSTAD
Curtis Ingvoldstad is an artist with a chainsaw. He has a BA in Studio Arts from the University of MN. He picked up the chainsaw 13 years ago after many years of oil painting and hand carving. He’s a natural talent for sculpting and a rich ancestry of woodworking. He has competed with the best of the best internationally and gained great respect for his realism, attention to detail and a very complex painting style. He likes to travel with his to Japan’s biggest competition in the small mountain town of Toei. Aside from carving he likes to go camping, hiking and fishing with his wife and three-year-old son.
Fall Camporee Resources
Saturday Day Activities
- 2020_Winter Camporee_Flyer
- Winter Camporee 2020 Information Packet
- Directions to Camp
- 2020 Winter Camporee Schedule
- Camp Map
- Wood Carving Merit Badge
- Snow Sports Merit Badge
Archives and Photographs
- Previous Camporees
Sally Jensen Sally.Jensen@lmdbsa.org
Jessica Harrell Jessica.Harrell@lmdbsa.org