Outdoor Skills

Monday, September 11, 2017
9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Base Camp

Historic Fort Snelling

Minnesota 55 & Bloomington Rd
Saint Paul, MN 55111

Please register by: Fri, Sep 8, 2017

Check-in begins at 8:30am.

Description: Orienteering, survival basics, fire building, shelters.

Participants should wear closed-toed shoes and comfortable clothing and bring a bag lunch and a water bottle.

Dress for the weather as some activities are outside. If snowy, boots, hats, coats and gloves are a must!

Target age range: designed for elementary ages (ages 6–12 years)

Cost per child/student: $16
Cost per adult/educator: free

Registration: Pre-registration is required. Register online at scoutingevent.com/250-fall2017homechooldays. Call 612-767-0042 to register by phone

2pm–4pm Climbing & Archery : $5/person (additional fee). Following the field trip, students have the option of staying for an additional open climb and archery session.

Parent/guardian/educator policy: Parents/educators are welcome and encouraged to attend with their children at no charge, but are not required to do so. Parents/Adult registrants do not need to stay but must personally check in child(ren) with a signed and completed Base Camp Health Waiver for each child.
Sibling policy: While middle and high school students may elect to participate in the K–6th grade program; elementary students cannot register for the 7th–12th grade program as both physical and behavioral maturity are required.

For more information, contact Base Camp Director at 612-767-0052 or basecamp(at)nsbsa.org

If you cannot attend these dates, contact Base Camp to reserve a date for your homeschool group.

Base Camp is owned and operated by the Northern Star Council, Boy Scouts of America.


Information subject to change. Please check with Base Camp for the most current information.