Calendar for New England Basecamp

There's a lot going on at New England Basecamp! See a list of upcoming public activities at our Milton, MA location at our calendar listing below. For a list of activities at our Scout-only locations, Click Here.

The Month of March

Several programs continue to run throughout the month of March, (including cabin and campsite rentals) however, the Base Camp Saturday programs, and Hayden Lodge are closed as we transform from winter programs to spring / summer and fall programs.

Saturday 4/1: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.

Saturday 4/8: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.

Saturday 4/15: Open Program / STEM Speakers

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. 

With STEM Camp only two days away, let us test our program on you!  We will have experiements set up throughout the camp to test- from volcanos, digging for dinosaurs to launching water ballons is a trebuchet.  Help with conservation projects or meet scientist in the fields of physics, oceanography, biology, aviation and more. 

Monday 4/17: STEM Camp Begins

STEM camp provides campers with the opportunity to learn about the natural world and earn STEM related badges. Each age group will have a scientific field trip during the week to locations like MIT, Wentworth, Seacoast Science Center and more. Depending on the location Scouts will also get to use the 3D printer, program robots, construct engineering projects and conduct experiments.

Saturday: 4/22: Open Program & Earth Day / Ecology Program

Our ecology and STEM programs offer over 100 hands on activities to help people of all ages discover the joys of the outdoors. Participants on Earth Day will plant trees, harvest honey and bees wax from our bees and use it in recipes and candle making. Also, discover the dinosaurs and learn about fossils and the origin of fossil fuels!

Saturday 4/29: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.

Saturday 5/6: Open Program / Celebrate Mom

Celebrate Mother’s Day and bring your mom! Enjoy the great outdoors and dozens of great activities together. When Mom gets busy relaxing by the pool, or learning how to harvest honey you can break away and make a special gift for her at the craft center.

Saturday 5/13: Open Program / Celebrate Mom

Celebrate Mother’s Day and bring your mom! Enjoy the great outdoors and dozens of great activities together. When Mom gets busy relaxing by the pool, or learning how to harvest honey you can break away and make a special gift for her at the craft center.

Saturday 5/20: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.

Saturday 5/27: Open Program & Memorial Day Celebration

Come and participate in all the great outdoor programs and learn about citizenship at the same time. During the day, participants will learn flag etiquette, learn about Boston and Massachusetts pivotal role in the birth of our country, make musket balls the same way soldiers did during the revolutionary war, learn about the famous Massachusetts Scouts who serve in government office – including several presidents, senators, governors and relive the process the government leaders go through when deciding about laws and governance.

Saturday 6/3: Open Program / Celebrate Dad

Celebrate Father’s day in the great outdoors! Take your dad on the outdoor adventure with his favorite people – his kids! His outdoor adventure can include Rock Climbing, Shooting Sports, the aquatic obstacle course, the ropes course or dozens of other activities that help him break away from the day to day and help you spend a memorable day together

Saturday 6/10: Open Program / Celebrate Dad

Celebrate Father’s day in the great outdoors! Take your dad on the outdoor adventure with his favorite people – his kids! His outdoor adventure can include Rock Climbing, Shooting Sports, the aquatic obstacle course, the ropes course or dozens of other activities that help him break away from the day to day and help you spend a memorable day together

Saturday: 6/17: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.

Saturday 6/24: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.

Saturday 7/1: Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program! Come and give archery a try and then head over to the Axe Yard to learn to chop/split and plain a log. Be sure to save some time to go rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Basecamp.