a Northern Star Council camp located in Birchwood, Wisconsin
Snow Huskies is an introductory program designed to teach younger Scouts how to stay warm in the winter while having fun.
Spearhead is the first introduction to sleeping outside in the winter time. Learn how to stay warm and have fun! Choose from our long list of activities.
Once you have experienced the Spearhead program move on to the Expedition Program where your skills will be tested and honed. Learn more than just how to stay warm; learn to survive.
Stay at our mushers camp located near the south end of camp. There, you will drive and ride a sled dog team, care for the dogs, and have some winter adventures.
If you have your own Winter Camping trained adult leader you can go and make trip of your own as a troop. Bring your own food, and we'll provide all the gear. Winter Camp School training is available to adults and older youth every December. Staff guide is not provided.
Winter Camp School
Winter Camp School training is available to adults and older youth every December. Learn how to run your own weekend winter camp from our experienced volunteer trainers. Prepares you to camp at any of our council weekend camps in the winter, or enroll as a limited service unit at Snow Base. Training dates can be found on the winter camp reservation form.