Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Cub Scout
Boy Scouts and Venturers

Weekend Camping
Northern Star Council Camping

Welcome to the camping website of the Northern Star Council. This site is here to provide quick access to the key information on all things Northern Star Camping and Camp Programs. If we missed something, please let us know-- email us, and we'll take a look. Not a Scout yet?

Northern Star Camping offers a wide variety of outdoor opportunities to support your Scouting programs. Be sure to check them all out.

Weather Hotline Update

All weekend camps are open.  All Council Run programs (Snow Base, North Wind & Polar Cubs) at Phillippo, Stearns, Tomahawk are open.  Please be aware that programs may be modified to fit the weather conditions. Should any council program be canceled an email will be sent to the person who made the registration.

All our properties have severe weather policies in place, storm shelters and trained staff.  For more information on our severe weather policies please visit www.camping.nsbsa.org/formsandresources or call 651-254-9134. This message was updated on February 27, 2017.

Program Status 
Snow Base (Tomahawk)                NA
Base Camp Programs  Open
Polar Cubs (PSR/RR/Stearns/FCA)  NA
North Wind (Stearns)   NA
Many Point Scout Camp NA
Weekend Camping Status
Fred C. Andersen  Open
Kiwanis Open 
Phillippo     Open
Rum River  Open
Stearns  Open


Why Attend Our Camp?
  • Location is close to home
  • It supports our local council
  • Active support from camp masters/ranger
  • Resources available – tools, equipment (canoes)
  • Facilities and programs provided
  • Familiarity/tradition
  • Safe (standards held, safety, accreditation)
  • Scout oriented
  • Designed for scouters
  • Cost effective – value
  • Competition = less within our council vs outside


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