Northwest Scouts BSA / Venturing Fall Camporee
The Northwest District is happy to announce that our Fall Camporee will be held the second weekend in October at Camp Miakonda! Each troop will have the opportunity to select a merit badge to compete in a small group setting at their campsite. Online registration will be available on September 9; preregistration is required!
The Fall Camporee will feature cohort tent camping groups of no more than 10 per cohort. 12 cohorts will be allowed to register. Units will be asked to follow the Camp Miakonda COVID-19 Entry Procedures and observe masks and social distancing usage when needed. Restrooms will be cleaned on Friday night, every two hours on Saturday, and Sunday morning. Adult volunteers are needed to help assist with this need.
Available merit badges and pre-requisites:
Collections (2 cohorts) - Scouts need to bring a small sample of their collection to the camporee along with photos of their complete collection to share with their merit badge counselor
Fingerprinting - no pre-requisites
Fire Safety - Pre-requisite Requirements 6 Conduct a home safely survey with an adult, and 6(a) Draw a home fire-escape plan, create a home fire-drill schedule, and conduct a home fire drill and 13. A worksheet to help with these requirements is available in the links on this page.
First Aid - Scouts will receive a completed merit badge if they can show completion of all first aid requirements up to First Class.
Fishing - no pre-requisites
Photography (3 cohorts) - Scouts need to bring a camera or other device capable of taking photos along with a way to edit via phone, tablet, or laptop (Chromebook).
Safety - no pre-requisites
Salesmanship (2 cohorts) - Pre-requisite Requirement 5.
Tim Kleman will be onsite on Saturday, October 10, to review and sign off partial Ecology merit badges! Additional counselors may be available and will be listed as they are confirmed.
For more information, text or email Scott Grundy, Scoutmaster Troop 195.
|Activity Consent Form||Download|
|Fire Safety Merit Badge Workbook (2020)||Download|
|NW Fall Camporee Flyer||Download|