Central Minnesota Council - 2021 Skills and Trades Merit Badge Camp at Parker

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2021 Skills and Trades Merit Badge Camp at Parker

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Skills and Trades Merit Badge Weekend 

Parker Scout Camp 21930 Paradise Drive, Nisswa, MN

Classes will be added as we get Merit Badge Counselors, if you are available to teach a class please contact Beth Richards: elizabeth.richards@scouting.org 

Note:  Merit Badge Classes are included in camp fees.  Merit Badge Awards must be verified and purchased by the units.

Merit Badge Camp for Scouts, BSA


Skills and Trades MB Camp,  after 5:00 PM, Friday, October 15 - Noon on Sunday, October 17.

Merit Badge choices may include Traffic Safety, American Labor, Welding, Auto Maintenance, Art, and more!  Catalog will be continually updated until Sept 15. Hang in there with us as we add classes for this fun event!  

More classes needed - Sign up to be a Counselor for this great event by contacting Beth (763)316-8252!


$65 for Scouts, $25 for adults.  Fees include Friday and Saturday night camping, (do you need them for your camping merit badge?), the opportunity to earn merit badges, and enjoy fellowship with Scouts from around the council! Meals are included, although some units may prefer to make their own in camp. Meals served will be breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday. Please let us know if you are cooking your own meals.  Friday evening is an excellent time to teach cooking skills. 

Individuals will camp Jamboree style. Invite your Webelos to camp with the troop and attend Webelos Adventure Quest at the same time!  Bring Health forms for both youth and adult, tenting and sleeping gear for camping (with extra blankets), personal gear, blue cards, notebook and writing tool, water bottle and/or coffee cup, money for trading post, and clothes for any weather. October can be the best time to camp!

Parker Scout Camp is located on 276 beautiful acres of woods with a sandy beach, and a castle!  A perfect place for a fall weekend outing, and a fun place to work on advancements.

Other activities may include biking the Paul Bunyan Trail which is located just a mile from the camp, archery for fun, and swimming.

We have openings for counselors for this Skills and Trades Merit Badge Camp!  Call Beth @ 763-316-8252 or 320-251-3930 if you have a skill or trade merit badge you would like to share with Scouts, BSA!




Check in 5:00-6:30pm on Friday, October 15, 2021
please register by Friday, October 8!

Skills and Adventure Quest 2021 is all new with exciting opportunities to earn advancement, check out Parker Scout Camp if you have never been, and an All New Quest activity with the Webelos.  


**Elective/Free Time Activities may include BB Guns, Archery, Fire Building, Knot Tying, Cooking Demos, Gaga Ball, plus more.  

Groups must bring their own tents and camping gear.  You may arrive starting at 5:00 PM on Friday, please check in at the Administration Building.




When & Where
Trades and Skills Merit Badge Weekend
Parker Scout Camp
Friday 10-15-2021 5:00 PM CT to
Sunday 10-17-2021 12:00 PM CT Past
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