Council Klondike Derby 2021
Attention all Scouts BSA Troops & Venturing Crews! Join us January 30th for our annual Council Klondike Derby. Camping will be available the evenings of January 29th & 30th. The main event is the Great Sled Race, so get those sleds tuned up! Other events will be air rifle shooting, tomahawk throwing, lumberjack challenge (log cutting), fire building, tent setup, log drag relay, stake your claim (lashing of poles & flag raising), compass challenge, Scout trivia, blizzard (building a shelter with a tarp & starting a fire), & snow snakes.
What patrols should bring: Sled (no wheels or removable wheels), container of water, patrol flag, Scout Handbook, notebook & pencil, two heavy blankets, ropes or twine for lashing, medium-sized tarp, 20-30 feet of 1/4 inch rope, compass (one per scout), first aid kit & supplies, poles or Scout staves (one for each patrol member), tent stake (at least 6), & a metal container for boiling water.
Meals: We will not be providing meals. Meals are on the patrol or troop to prepare.
REGISTRATIONS CLOSE JANUARY 15th @ 11:59PM
Schedule will be as follows:
Friday (if you are camping):
Arrival & Check-In: 5pm
Arrival & Check-In: 7:30am - 8am
Opening Ceremony: 8:15am
Program Starts: 8:30 am
Event will end after the Great Sled Race
Sunday: packup and departure by 9am
Friday 01-29-2021 5:00 PM CT to
Sunday 01-31-2021 9:00 AM CT