Boy Scout Camping News

Has your Troop or Crew reserved a campsite for Traditional Camp?  Are you interested in a High Adventure Trek? Learn more about both, plus our Scholarship program, Provisional Camp, and how to make a reservation for Family Camp during our program … Continued

2015 Boy Scout & Venture Scholarship Application

Thanks to the wonderful generosity of many Scouters who understand and appreciate the valuable lessons learned through Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan’s Summer Camp Programs, we’re proud to offer scholarships, or “camperships,” as they’re often called, to Boy Scouts and Venture Scouts for Summer 2015. … Continued

Family Camp at Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Scout Reservation

Family Camp at Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Scout Reservation offers a unique camping experience for the families of unit leaders and scouts. The following accommodations are available, and most are located at the south end of Lake Killian (near the Country Store and … Continued

2015 MSR Leader Meetings in March

Choose from one of the following Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Scout Reservation Leaders’ Meetings to learn more about WHAT’S NEW (A LOT) for 2015.  The same items will be discussed at both meetings. A “list of topics covered” will be added to this … Continued

Herb’s Wolf River Rafting Waiver

2014 Herb’s Wolf River Rafting Waiver – If your troop or crew would like to go whitewater rafting, please have each family complete and return this to your camp coordinator BEFORE you leave for camp (or board the bus)!

Cooking Merit Badge Reminder

The newly Eagle-required Cooking is in high demand! We would like to remind scouts and leaders that Cooking merit badge is a partial.  Scouts will need to complete some prerequisites if they want to complete the badge at camp. Requirements … Continued

Request for materials or funding: Target Retrieval System

Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan is excited to announce the installation of a target retrieval system at its shooting sports ranges. This Retrieval System is designed to use Bike Parts to build a mechanism to bring Rifle Targets back and forth from downrange. Scouts and/or Instructors … Continued

New Simplified Annual Health and Medical Record

The BSA National Office has created a brand new health and medical record.  WE NEED YOUR HELP eliminating all previously issued copies of it.  SO: If you have pdfs on your computer: Delete them. If you have unused printed copies: … Continued

Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan in the Wintertime

Have you ever wondered what Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan looks like in the wintertime? One of our new summer camp troops was nearby on December 14, 2013 and asked if they could check it out.  Thanks to them, you can get a glimpse of camp … Continued