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2018 Ice Fishing

At North Wind

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Program Highlights

This Saturday and Sunday morning program is a Staff guided Ice Fishing experience. Scouts have the opportunity to earn the fishing merit badge as well as learning from MN's experienced ice fishermen. Scouts will be outfitted with the latest fishing gear used by the pros, as well as North Wind gear to stay warm outside.

Possible activities: Learn to use an ice auger, electronic fish finding, how to use ice fishing rod, tip ups, bait, heated houses, cameras, learn techniques, proper fishing knots, rigging, mapping, lake Scouting, and fish cooking techniques. Learning all these skills guarantees ice fishing becomes a life-long hobby!

Grade Level

7th grade and above

Cost

$79/participant
$25/adult (equipment is prioritized for Scouts, adults should plan on support Scouts experience)

Sleeping Arrangements

Sleep inside Saturday night. If participants would like, they can stay outside wtih the North Wind gear.

Schedule

Saturday:
9 - 9:30 am Check in, assign bunks, winter weather training
9:30 am Learn use of equipment, (auger, fish houses, fish finders, cameras, etc...), Scout lake, Knots, and more.
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Ice Fishing
6:00 pm Fish Fry & Dinner
7:00 pm Ice Fishing
9:00 pm Learn proper equipment maintenance and return gear
10:00 pm Fellowship
11:00 pm Lights out

Sunday:
8:00 am Breakfast
8:30 am Recognition Banquet
9:00 am Departure

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