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Base Camp Lock-in

Who:  All Scouts


What: This is a fantastic overnight! Trained Base Camp Guides will lead awesome activities like rock climbing and archery. We'll take a break from the activities, halfway through the night, for a pizza party. After the activities end at 11:30pm, it's time for a movie on the big screen! Following the show, participants can go to bed or get the full experience by staying up all night! You can bring a board game, but be sure to label it with your name.  

When: Friday, December 3rd - Saturday, December 4th

Where: Base Camp at Fort Snelling

6202 Bloomington Rd, Fort Snelling, MN 55111

Cost:  $30 per youth / $10 per adult

Deadline:  Friday, November 26th

Each youth participant needs to have a waiver form signed by a parent or guardian.

Waiver Form

Before Lock-in Day: Pack for 1 overnight. We sleep on the hard floor, consider bringing a sleeping pad or cot. 

Meet: Base Camp on Friday, December 3rd at 8:00pm.


  2. Bring your signed waiver form. 

  3. Please arrive by 8:30pm.

  4. Bring a food item to share. See the list below for what to bring. 

Pick-up / Leave Base Camp: Scouts need to be picked up by 8am on Saturday, December 4th.

If you have any questions, ask us at the troop meeting or contact Jenny Koskie (

We ask if you are attending to bring an item to share during the pizza party.

See the list below by the first letter of your last name.

A-F Juice Boxes

G-L Chips/Crackers

M-S Veggies or Healthy Snack

T - Z Fruit (Apples, bananas, grapes)

Avoid these items due to allergies: Peaches, apricots, peanuts

Schedule of Events

8pm: Check-in

8:30pm: Open Activities (Rock Climbing, Archery, Foursquare, Gagaball, Basketball, etc.)

10pm: Pizza Party

10:30pm: Activities Resume

11:30pm: Activities Close, lights dim & movie (quiet time to watch movie, play board games, etc.)

7am: Wake-up, pack and cleanup

8am: Checkout & Depart 

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