MY-Ka-Ja-Wan Merit Badge Registration 2018 Is Now Open

Troops are now able to access MY-Ka-Ja-Wan and begin registration for Merit Badge, Trailblazer, and Wayfinder Programs during their time at camp. To launch MY-Ka-Ja-Wan, click here. Please make sure you’re using a modern browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or … Continued

Fall Has Arrived!

  Check out these awesome photos of camp in the fall taken by our very own High Adventure Director Patrick Specht! If you want to see the colors before they are gone, contact or 847-748-9161 for reservation information.  

West Camp Dining Hall Roof Upgrade

Thanks to the help of our volunteers, contractors, and our ranger, many of Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan’s buildings sport new metal roofs this year. Check out some photos of the new roof on West Camp Dining Hall, which was recently completed.

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

Baden Powell Projects

As you may have heard at the pre-camp leaders meeting, the Baden Powell program is being revamped a little.  The changes will better help us work with your youth leaders to run  campsite Baden Powell himself would be proud of.  … Continued