Voyageur District Winter Rendezvous
Winter Rendezvous 2023
AMERICAN REVOLUTION 1773 - the Boston Tea Party!
- A round-robin event in which Scouts learn and compete in winter skills. Part of an American Revolution series leading up to the 2026 United States Semiquincentennial (250th anniversary).
- Stations include: Fire Building, First-Aid, Foraging, Orienteering, Pioneering, Shelter Building, the Sled Race, and more!
- This event is open to 4th and 5th grade Webelos, all Scouts BSA youth, and their respective leaders and parents. Competition categories will be Webelos dens, Scouts BSA girl troops, and Scouts BSA boy troops.
Sunday, February 5th, 2023
Check in: 12:00noon Event:12:30-5:00pm
Green Isle Park, 2500 Greene Avenue, Green Bay, WI
Note the change in time from last year. In deference to Scout Sunday obligations, the event will begin in the afternoon, and will no longer include a stone soup lunch. Coffee, hot chocolate, water, and snacks will still be provided throughout the afternoon.
Each Scout or Scout Patrol should have:
- 100 feet of rope or polycord for lashings
- Fire building supplies-no firewood please, just tinder, kindling, and a source of ignition
- First Aid Supplies (to Be Prepared! and for use in skill events)
- Reuseable mug for hot chocolate or coffee
- Staves (6, sticks or hiking staves 5-6 feet in length)
Note: groups of more than 10 will be split into smaller patrols. Please bring adequate supplies.
Sled Race Rules:
- Each team must have a sled capable of holding one rider
- A team must include one musher, one rider and no more than three (3) "dogs" (Scouts)
- All mushers, riders, dogs, and sled must cross the finish line before your time is counted.
- Continue running past the finish line to allow teams behind you room to finish the race.
Be Prepared for winter weather. Dress warmly and in layers. The First Aid Station is located inside the heated pavilion.
Any updates will be communicated through direct email to registered participants, the District Newsletter, and the District Facebook page.
Sunday 02-05-2023 12:00 PM CT to 5:00 PM CT Past
Coords: 44.4674416, -88.0138902
900 Greene Ave
Allouez, Wisconsin 54301
02-05-2023 1:00 PM