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North Wind Experience

Who:                Registered Scouts  grade 5 and older, and Scouters

What:               Winter Camping with all day outdoor activities

When:              February 11th to 12th, 2017

Where:             Stearns Scout Camp
                         3303 County Rd 44 South Haven, MN 55382

Why:                To have fun, while playing outdoors in the winter (Participants spend Saturday Night Inside)

Cost:                $70/Scout, $65 Adults

Departure:        8:00 am at Otter Lake Elementary School -  Eat supper before arriving.  Please arrive 10 minutes early to load vehicles.

Returning:         Sunday around 11:30am. Scouts will be dropped off at their homes.

Sign-up:            Sign-up sheet will be at the troop meetings.  Cancellations will be charged $70 after January 3rd.

Description:    The North Wind Experience Program is an introductory program designed to teach younger scouts how to stay warm in the winter while having fun!  
Activities Available:     Cross country skiing, snow shoeing, team building games,
                                       Broomball orienteering, winter cooking , first aid, winter nature hike.

To sign up for the above program follow the hyperlink

For more information on the North Wind programs follow the hyperlink to the Stearns Scout Camp website.

North Wind Winter Camp


The North Wind programs provides most of clothes and equipment required, follow the hyperlink below for details

Packing List

Wear Class A uniform with a Class B underneath for traveling

Check the weather forecast to see how cold it might get and pack accordingly.

If you have any questions, ask us at the troop meeting, or call Eric Bergquist at 651 329-3270. (email: