Arrowhead Klondike

2017 Klondike… Arrowhead Olympics!


2017 Arrowhead District Klondike Camporee

MVC Arrowhead District


Dates:  January 13-15, 2017

Location:  Ellas Park,  Fredonia, OH

6885 North Street Road (SR661)

(on SR 661 approx. 5 miles south of SR 62)

Host:  MVC Arrowhead District Committee

Host Contacts:

Mark Banta – (740)877-1377

Bill Davies – (740)334-7528


Objectives: 1.  Have Fun,

  1.    Have Fun and perform some service work on the park for the people of Fredonia,
  2.  Emphasize teamwork and cooperation among patrols and units, and HAVE FUN!


Camping – Units will camp in designated areas of the Park similar to the camping area at Scoutfest.  No fires will be allowed on the ground at the Unit Campsites – Please plan to use stoves.  


Program – (Saturday):    Patrols will compete as their Country in a variety of Winter Olympic Games that will range from Athletic Events to Scout Craft to just plain FUN!  Sleds will be optional depending on weather conditions.


Cost:  $15 per participant.  Friday night Cracker barrel and Saturday Dinner are provided.


Camporee Schedule (subject to modifications)


Friday, 1/13/17 –                    5-8 pm – Check-in for all Units – Signs will be posted

8:30 pm – Patrol Leader and Adult Leader Meeting

9:15 pm –  Cracker Barrel – Dining Hall

11:00 pm – Lights out


Saturday, 1/14/17 –                    7:00 am – Reveille & Breakfast – Campsites; Food by Units

8:30 am – Flag Raising

8:45 am – Morning Opening Meeting and Games Begin!

11:30 am – Lunch by Units – Can be on the trail (sack lunch) or at the Campsite.

1:00 pm – Service Work

2:30 pm – Afternoon Games Begin!

5:30 pm – All Patrols to Chapel – Dining Hall

6:00 pm – Dinner by Host – Dining Hall

7:30 pm – Evening Program

11:00 pm – Lights Out at campsites


Sunday, 10/6 –                           7:00 am – Breakfast – Campsites; Food by Units

Break Camp, Trash Sweep and Depart