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MTC - Camp Minsi
Adventure
Weekends
Winter IceFest (2/15/20)

Winter IceFest at Camp Minsi
Saturday of Presidents' Day Weekend
February 13, 2021

 

Mark you calendars now for next winter's premier event!  

 

Come experience winter at Camp Minsi with a day of fun on Stillwater Lake at Camp Minsi.  Events will include ice fishing demonstrations, ice hole drilling competitions, winter games such as snowshoe racing, ice block relay races, minnow relay, and two man saw competition to name a few.  Hikes into Minsi's back country and tours of Camp Minsi are also scheduled.

Units can reserve overnight accommodations at Camp Minsi in our online registration system or come just for the day.

The program cost will be determined.  As reference, the 2020 cost was $7 per person -- and included refreshments and a collectible patch. Additional food and drinks, along with Trading Post merchandise, will be available for sale in the Dining Hall throughout the day.

 

WINTER ICEFEST SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

9:00 am -10:00 am      Gathering and Check-in at the Dining Hall
                                 
10:00 am - 12:30 pm   Morning Program 
                        
12:30 pm-1:45 pm       Lunch Break (food for sale in Dining Hall.)
 
1:00 pm-4:00pm          Afternoon Program
 
All day:                        Fishing demos and displays
      
All day:                        Talks on old time timbering and
                                   ice harvesting
      

Register Now! -

 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Ice fishing demos on Stillwater Lake
     
  • Ice safety and rescue tutorials
     
  • Special presentations and displays
     
  • Winter snow and ice games
     
  • Learn about the historic ice harvesting industry of the Poconos
     
  • Winter hikes and camp tours
     
  • Refreshments, fellowship and fireplace
     
  • Camp Minsi Trading Post
     
  • Lunch available for purchase (or bring and cook your own)
     
  • Collectible patch for all participants!

 

MINSI TRAILS COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

991 Postal Road
Allentown, PA 18109

Phone: (610) 264-8551
Fax: (610) 465-4500

HOURS OF OPERATION:
9:00am - 5:00pm (Mon.,Wed.,Thur.,Fri.)
10:00am - 5:00pm(Tues)

 

MINSI TRAILS SCOUT SHOP

991 Postal Road
Allentown, PA 18109

Phone: (610) 266-7770
Fax: (610) 266-7798

HOURS OF OPERATION:
10:00am - 1:00pm and 1:30pm - 6:00pm (Tues., Weds., Thurs., Fri.)
10:00am - 1:00pm (Sat.)

Closed Sunday & Monday