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Drake-A-Palooza

  • Camp Drake 9994 Camp Drake Rd Fairmount, IL, 61841 United States (map)

Timing and Events:

Trail Tromp (sponsored by Illini Lodge #55): 9am - 12 pm

Blaze the trail through the woods at the annual Trail Tromp hiking day at Camp Robert Drake on April 1st to win your own Global Positioning System.   All of the Trail Tromp participants will be eligible for the drawing for a hand-held GPS device, sponsored by Illini Lodge of the Order of the Arrow.

Marksmanship Challenge: (Small Fee $$$) @ Nogle Shooting Sports Complex (SEE FLYER BELOW FOR MORE DETAILS)

Boy Scout Challenge (.22 Rifle)

Check-In 1pm

First Round @ 1:15 followed directly by a competition round 

Cub Scout Challenge (BB Guns)

Check-In 2:30 pm

First Round @ 2:45 followed directly by a competition round

Gaga Ball Tournament (No Fee) at the Gaga Pit

Cub Scout @ 1 pm

Boy Scout @ 2:30 pm

Pinewood Derby Race @ 11:30am - 3:00pm

Just for fun as part of the Drake-a- palooza, Camp Drake summer staff members will host Pinewood Derby racing at the fireplace end of the Dining hall.  All Cub Scouts are encouraged to bring their Pinewood Car and race against the pack.  Any Scouts and Scouters are welcome to bring out their veteran vehicles and enjoy the simple fun of Pinewood Racing. Please remember the 5 ounce weight rule. There are no trophies so there is no cost….just another chance to see your Pinewood Car speeding down the track!

Drone Demonstration @ TBD 

Check out the drone demonstration as part of the Drake-A-Palooza activities on Saturday, April 1st at Camp Drake.   During the afternoon festivities, a demonstration of drone technology will be provided for any Scouts and families in attendance.

Flyers

Check out this flyer on the Sky Fly Event

Check out this information about the Trail Tromp! 

Marksmanship Challenge Flyer and Registration Form

Earlier Event: March 18
Camp Drake Tool Time
Later Event: April 8
Camp Drake Tool Time