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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 15, 2020

 

DO WARM WEATHER, THE LAKE ICE IS UNSAFE.  

All activities will be conducted on shore.

 

Come experience winter at Camp Minsi with a day of fun on the snow covered fields of Campo Minsi.

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

The program costs $7 per person -- and includes 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

9:00am-10:00am    Gathering and Check-in at the Dining Hall
                                (Please park in the main parking lot.)
10:15am                 Guided Backwoods Hike to Hunters Cabin
                               (meet in Parade Field)
10:30am-12:30am  Games: Snowshoe Races & Ice Block Relay

12:30pm-1:45pm     Lunch Break (food for sale in Dining Hall.)
 
1:00pm-3:00pm      Games: Minnow Relay & Two-Man
                               Saw Competition
2:00pm                   Guided Central Camp Hike and Tour
                               (meet in Parade Field)
3:00pm-4:00pm      Camp Q&A (in the Dining Hall)
 
All day:      Fishing equipment demos and displays
                  in the Dining Hall
All day:      Talks on old time timbering and ice harvest
                  tools in the Dining Hall

 

ICEFEST LUNCH MENU

Served from 12:00 to 2:00

Hot Dogs -      $1.00              Cup of Chili -  $2.00
Bag of Chips - $1.00              Can of Soda - $1.00

All proceeds benefit Camp Minsi.

 

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)
CLOSED: Tuesday, December 24th
CLOSED: Wednesday, December 25th
CLOSED: Wednesday, January 1st

 

MINSI TRAILS SCOUT SHOP

991 Postal Road
Allentown, PA 18109

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

HOURS OF OPERATION:
9:00am - 5:00pm (Mon.,Wed.,Fri.)
10:00am - 7:00pm (Tues)
9:00am - 7:00pm (Thur)
9:00am - 3:00pm (Sat.)