Sunday, August 28, 2016

Welcome to Base Camp, the Northern Star Council's newest program facility, located at Fort Snelling, Minnesota offering unique year-round opportunities in an environment where visitors can engage in team building, rock climbing, ropes courses and archery. Base Camp is conveniently close to Minneapolis and St. Paul, creating a one-of-a-kind interactive experience in an urban setting. The light rail is just blocks away.

Base Camp is open year-round to everyone in the community. Since opening in 2010, thousands of groups have come through our doors, totaling over 150,000 visitors, including:

  • Field Trips - We offer field trip opportunities for kindergarten through 12th grade.
  • Youth Programs - Activities for Scouts, church groups, community groups, birthday parties, private groups, and more.
  • Adult Programs - Activities for adult groups including corporations and non-profits.
  • Facility Rental - Room rental for meetings and classes, as well as full facility rental for special events.
The best way to learn more about Base Camp is to come take a tour. Call us today at 612-767-0042 and we look forward to seeing you soon.
About Base Camp

Located in the century-old Cavalry Drill Hall near Fort Snelling, Minnesota, Base Camp is owned and operated by the Northern Star Council, Boy Scouts of America. Our mission is to serve all youth of the greater Twin Cities metro area through school field trips, lock-ins, retreats, summer camps, private parties, and community group use. We have special outreach programs for under-served populations. Ask us for details.

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