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Council Service Center & Scout Shop
262 W. Prairie Ave.
Decatur, IL 62523
217-429-2326 /
800-416-2328
217-429-3326 (fax)

Hours:
Monday-Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm

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Camping takes you on exciting adventures into the natural world. You'll learn to live with others in the out-of-doors. You'll learn to be a good citizen of the outdoors.

Camping is fun, and it's good for your mind, body, and spirit. It helps you learn to rely on yourself - on your own skills and knowledge. When you go camping as a Cub Scout, you get skills you will learn and use more, later, as a Boy Scout.

Cub Scout camping has day camps, resident camps, Webelos den overnight campouts, family camps, and pack overnighters. Lincoln Trails Council offers the following types of camping for our younger Scouts. Please contact the Council Service Center at 800-416-2328 with any camping questions.

2018 SPRING RENDEZVOUS - MAY 18-20
Spring Rendezvous is an exciting weekend of activities for youth and adults taking place Friday, May 18 - Sunday, May 20th at Wolf Creek State Park, Windsor. Activities during the event include American war re-enactors, frontier era living, outdoor recreation, shooting sports, tomahawk throwing, Dutch oven cooking, outdoor skill instruction and demonstrations. Visit the Rendezvous Page for more information...

2018 CUB SCOUT RESIDENT CAMP STAFF BEING FORMED!
Do you enjoy being outdoors? Do you like watching the faces of younger Scouts as they achieve what they are attempting? Do you have a skill that aligns with a Webelos Adventure? Lincoln Trails Council Cub Scout Resident Camp is looking for interested adults and Boy Scouts to work as staff members. Download the Application here or you can Apply Online Now...

2018 CUB SCOUT RESIDENT CAMP STAFF TRAINING - APR. 13-15
The LTC Cub Scout Resident Camp Staff Training is a Nationally required training that will be taking place on Fri., Apr. 13 - Sun., Apr. 15. Anyone interested in working camp staff needs to plan on attending. After submitting your application, register here to attend the training...

2018 CUB CAMP SHOOTING SPORTS TRAINING
The Lincoln Trails Council will be hosting a Shooting Sports Staff training on Sat., May 6 at RFSR for anyone interested in working Day Camp, Cub Resident Camp, Bobcat Bootcamp or Spookoree. Training is required every two years as long as you work a camp in the year you are trained. Register for the training here..

2018 CAMPERSHIP FORM NOW AVAILABLE
The Lincoln Trails Council has funds set aside to help Scouts unable to fund their camping experiences. An application is completed and reviewed by the Council Camping Committee. Up to 50% of camp fees may be awarded to applicants. Forms are due no later than April 6th.
Click here to download a printable form...
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here to complete the form online...

Spring Rendezvous (May)

Cub Scouts are invited to camp alongside the Boy Scouts at the annual Spring Rendezvous campout held at Wolf Creek State Park. Fun activities are presented by the Rendezvous Committee as well as the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

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Day Camps (various months)

Lincoln Trails Council day camps last for one day to three days. It's for Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts. Day camps are held during the day or early evening. Campers do not stay overnight. This is a great opportunity to get the feel for camp while still sleeping in their own beds at night.

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Cub Scout Summer Camp (July)

At Cub Scout Summer Camp, boys in 1st-3rd grade will experience aNCAP weekend of fun! Check in is Friday afternoon and the camp ends Sunday before lunch. Every year, the resident camp has a different theme and different adventures. Examples of themes used by Lincoln Trails include Angry Birds, Native American, iSpy, App It Out! and Scout Around the World. Scouts get the opportunity to participate in bb guns, archery, swimming and more!

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Webelos Woods (July)

Webelos Woods is Lincoln Trails Council's transitional camp for boys in 4th-5th grade. Webelos have the opportunity to participate annually in a four day/thNCAPree night camp. This is a great middle camp for boys who have become independent enough for a longer camp, with a little more freedom before venturing into the week long Boy Scout Summer Camp of the future. Webelos have the opportunity to select up to 3 Adventures to earn, but also have afternoon free time to participate in shooting sports, swimming, service projects and more!

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Spookoree Family Camp (Oct)

Spookoree is the Lincoln Trails Council's Fall Family Camp. Each Cub Scout and Webelos Scout camps with a parent or guardian and activities are available for all ages including siblings! Activities typically include shooting sports (for scouts), haunted hike, games, crafts and more!

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Pack Overnighters

Packs on their own can hold overnight campouts for the families in the pack. Cub Scouts' brothers and sisters can go on these pack overnighters. In most cases, each Scout will camp with a parent or guardian. At least one adult leader must be BALOO trained for a pack to hold a Pack campout. Webelos Dens are the only Cub Scout dens allowed to camp as a den, but they must still be sure a trained leader is present.

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Leader information can be found here...