Summer - Cub Scout Fishing Derby and Family Campout

Summer - Cub Scout Fishing Derby and Family Campout
Registration Begins
3/1/2017 3:00 PM
Last Day To Register
7/15/2017 2:00 PM
288 Camp Trexler Road
Kunkletown, PA 18058, US
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Minsi Trails Council 2018 Fishing Derby & Family Campout Saturday July 21 and Sunday July 22, 2018

Come and join us for a jammed packed day of fun!

  • Families encouraged to attend. Tent rentals are available for purchase.  Areas will be assigned to those bringing their own tents.
  • If your pack is coming to summer camp week 5, come early and get an extra day or two in of camping. 

Activities Include: (program subject to change due to staffing or weather)

  • Check in for camping/fishing derby will begin at 8:30 AM Saturday in the Akelaland main parking lot.
    • This event happens rain or shine and will end at 10 AM Sunday.  No program Sunday, your welcome to fish up to 10 AM.  
  • Open Derby Fishing on two lakes.
    • Due to limited space around the lakes...ONLY YOUTH ARE ALLOWED TO FISH IN THE MORNING.  Families can fish in the afternoon.
  • Additional program activities will be open from 1:00 - 4:00 pm Saturday. 
    • BB and Archery (Subject to change)
    • Climbing Hex
    • GAGA Pit
    • Scout Craft Area
    • Nature Hikes
  • Evening Campfire Program (skits by units) Saturday.
  • The Akelaland trading post will be open from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Saturday. 
  • No program Sunday, your welcome to fish up to 10 AM only.  Everyone must be 



  • The Fishing Derby is Free.  Tents and patches are additional $$.
  • If you would like to camp overnight and use the camp’s tents and cots, the cost is $5.00 per tent. Each tent can fit two people. This is not refundable. Call or email Paul Oswald to get pricing for a whole campsite. Camp tents are limited to 298 campers. The earlier you register the better. 


  • Online registration No Later than July 15.
  • Space is limited so if you know you're coming please register early.

What do you need?

  • You need to bring fishing pole/equipment, BAIT, sunscreen, hat, water bottle, rain gear, insect repellant, camera (optional), money for camp trading post (optional) a tent if the camp is full or if tenting on you own, sleeping gear, flashlight, chairs, & ALL YOUR MEALS for Saturday and Sunday!
    • Although our trading post will be open, we only offer snacks and drinks.  Our dining will not be serving meals. 

How do I sign up? 

  • Click on registration below. 
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$3.00 per Cub Scout (age 6 to 11)
$5.00 per Tents
Cancellation Policy
To learn more about the Minsi Trails Council cancellation and or refund policy visit: minsitrails.org/resources Cancellation and Refund Policy


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