Weekend Camps

2023 Spring Merit Badge & Tiger Weekend

Join us for an adventure filled weekend at Camp Wilderness! Spring Into Your Career this weekend with an interactive Career Fair from 9am-12pm. Some Careers that will be attendance are:


  • Hubbard County Sheriffs Department
  • Hubbard County SWAT
  • Hubbard County K-9
  • Minnesota State Patrol
  • Minnesota DNR Fire
  • North Memorial Ambulance
  • BJ’s Trapping
  • Semi Demo
  • Hendrickx Farms
  • Sanford Life Flight Helicopter
  • Minnesota State Patrol Air Rescue Helicopter

Scouts BSA youth will have the opportunity to take one out of the 15+ merit badges offered.


Classes Include:
Citizenship in Society
Climbing (Friday-Sunday) (Scouts must be at least 13 years old)
Cooking 2 (Trail portion of Cooking MB)
Environmental Science
Scouting Heritage
Skating (must bring own skates and safety gear, will be doing inline portion of merit badge ) 
Soil and Water Conservation
Space Exploration
Truck Transportation
Wilderness First Aid (Friday-Sunday, additional $75)
More will be added!


Tiger Cubs 

Will have the opportunity to participate in nature hikes, and crafts. They will also learn the ‘ins and outs’ of camp life. They will learn what to do at Butler Wilderness Outpost when they attend this summer with their pack!. They will end the evening with a Tiger graduation and s’mores party!

Indoor housing will be available for Tiger Cubs and parents


Wilderness First Aid

This course, accredited through the Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI) is developed to specifically meet the requirements for the BSA High Adventure Bases. This is a blended program which will require the participant to complete an online portion PRIOR to merit badge weekend. This should take approximately 6 to eight hours to complete. In order to complete your certification you must attend the eight hour skills class to be held at the merit badge weekend.

This course is for youth and adults and will be an additional $75.


Additional Information
Price for the weekend is $50
This weekend is a tent only weekend, and registration is open.
If you would like to attend the day only select the campsite named Day Only No Campsite Needed.
Adults coming to watch for day only also must register. 
Parts A and B of the Health Form are required for all Youth and Adults in attendance 



6-9pm Check-In
6pm- Climbing begins


7-8:30am Breakfast
9am- Career Expo, Wilderness First Aid begins
12- Lunch
1 pm-Classes resume
7:00pm- Classes resume if needed


9:am- Check Out

2023 Fall Festival

Join us at Camp Wilderness October September 29-October 1st for the second annual Fall Festival!


Enjoy the beautiful 2,400 acres of Camp Wilderness this fall at this amazing event. 


Health Forms part A and B are required for ALL participants: youth, adults, and siblings


Meals are included with the price. First meal is Saturday Breakfast.


Activities will include:

  • Hay Rides
  • Pumpkin Picking
  • Pumpkin Decorating
  • 5 Miles & 5 Lakes Hike

Webelos Activities:

  • Webelos Walkabout
  • Webelos Art Explosion


Scouts BSA

  • 15+ Merit Badge Opportunities 

    more to come!

If you would like to attend the day only select the campsite named Day Only No Campsite Needed. Adults coming to watch for day only also must register. 




6-9pm Check-In

7-8:30am Breakfast
8:30-9:00am Check in for Day Only Participants
9am- Wilderness First Aid, MN DNR Hunter Safety, Fall Festival Activities begin
11am- Camping Committee Meeting
12-1:00pm Lunch
1pm-Wilderness First Aid, MN DNR Hunter Safety, Merit Badges, Webelos Advancement resumes/begins
7:00pm- Classes/Activities resume if needed

9:am- Classes resume if needed