a Northern Star Council camp located in Birchwood, Wisconsin
Add some challenge and adventure to your week at the Tomahawk High Adventure Base. It is just the place for older Scouts.
In this hands on training participants learn how to handle an ATV safely. Riders will complete a ATV Safety Institute training prior to going on a trail ride. Riders train on the ATV range and then move out on the trails to explore the back trails of Tomahawk.
ATV riding is available as a one day program and is also offered through the Weeklong High Adventure "RIDE" program.
Pickup: 9am from program center/dining hall
Morning: Training on riding range
Lunch: at Welcome Center
Afternoon: Quick trail test and then trail ride.
Cost: Nominal fee (payment added to unit's final bill).
Age: 14 years of age on day of riding.
To Sign Up: fill out and submit the ATV One-Day Rider Reservation Form and submit it to the council office (bring to camp after June 1st). The holdharmless agreement on the 2nd page of this document must be submited with the reservation form. No reservations will be taken without a signed holdharmless agreement.
Notfication of Acceptance: The unit leader listed on the reservation form will receive an email 2 weeks before you attend camp to notify them of the status of the reservation. This program will conflict with morning and afternoon merit badges. However, they can still participate and complete any merit badge that conflicts with the ATV rider course. They need to inform their merit badge counselor on the first day of class of that they will be gone for one day and arrange a time to make up any missed requirements.