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(815) 942-4450


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2017 RSR Boy Scout Summer Camp

Boy Scout Summer Camp 2017


2017 Session Dates

Week 1: June 18th-24th

Week 2: June 25th - July 1st

Week 3: July 2nd-8th

Week 4: July 9th-15th

2017 Leader's Meeting: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 


Extra Early Rates (Now-April 15th): Youth-$275, Adult-$100 

Early Rates (April 16th-May 1st): Youth-$290, Adult-$100

Regular Rates: Youth-$300, Adult-$100

Rates apply to scouts attending with their home unit or as a provisional camper.


Steps for registration:

  1. Initial site deposit ($150), per unit is required to make your reservation and hold campsite. *
  2. Complete the on-line registration with number of scouts and adults attending.
  3. Mail payment into the Rainbow Council George S. McGee Scout Service Center. (more details during registration process) 
  4. Specific scout information, including merit badge selection will be needed at a later date - more details to follow.   (See spreadsheet for assistance with collection/organization of scouts' info)
  5. Remember: special dietary needs forms need to be submitted to Dee at the George S. McGee Scout Service Center no later than 2 weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

*Units can secure a 2017 campsite reservation with a $150 deposit forwarded to the Rainbow Council George S. McGee Service Center.  Call Dee at 815-942-4450.  This deposit reserves your choice of site and session.  All sites are reserved on a first paid basis.  Please note: units that reserve a site and do not fill it to capacity are subject to sharing the site with another unit. 


Downloadable Items:

Be prepared to turn in health forms during session check-in.  Heath Forms can be found HERE


Register for Week 1: June 18th-24th, 2017

Register for Week 2: June 25th-July 1st, 2017

 Register for Week 3: July 2nd-8th, 2017

 Register for Week 4: July 9th-15th, 2017