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Great Yukon Race Print
Saturday, January 20 2018

The Great Yukon Race is held annually at Camp Mountaineer. Troop Patrols and Venturing Crews compete in this combination speed and skill challenge.

Scouts must be prepared to demonstrate knowledge in an array of Scouting skill areas. Judging is based on level of performance and how quickly Patrols complete the course

The year is 1897 and the gold rush in Canada’s Yukon Territory has begun! The team’s mission is to visit each of eight stations or “towns” and work the activity to earn gold nuggets from the “town mayor” while trying to complete the race as fast as possible!

Who: Boy Scout Troops and Venturing Crews

When: Saturday, January 20th, 2018 (Rain date is Saturday, February 3rd)

Where: Camp Mountaineer, 187 Camp Mountaineer Road, Morgantown

Cost: $11 per person if pre-registered by January 12th, $13 thereafter and at the door. Includes a Yukon Race patch, hot beverages at the Dining Hall, program materials, facility usage fees and insurance costs.

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