Calendar for New England Base Camp

There's a lot going on at New England Base Camp! See a list of upcoming public activities at our Milton, MA and Kingston, NH locations at our calendar listing below.

Week of 8/21: West Wind Day Camp: Star Wars

Prepare yourself for an adventure within the world of Star Wars. Bring your lightsabers as we explore Star Wars at Day Camp. You will be having a week of fun in woodworking, leatherworking, science, cooking, nature, archery, BBs, swimming, games and challenges. Siblings Welcome!

Saturday 9/9: Open Program- Fall Opening Weekend

Join us for our Saturday program! From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 9/16: Open Program & Chili Cookoff

Join us for our Saturday program featuring a Chili Cookoff! Our outdoor cooking areas are ready for everyone to test their cooking skills with both above ground stoves/ grills and fire pits in the ground. If you have a favorite chili recipe, have it put to the test at Base Camp!

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 9/23: Open Program & Boat Day

Join us for our Saturday program featuring a special boating program! The Coastguard will be bringing large boats and racing boats to Base Camp!

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 9/30: Open Program & Music Room Launch

Lone Tree Fall Opening Weekend

Join us for our Saturday program featuring the launch of our new and improved Music Room! We have keys, drums, strings, and shakers to get the everyone movin' to the music! We'll have music playing all day, including a live band!

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 10/7: Open Program & Physical Fitness Week

Join us for our Saturday program featuring a special physical fitness program! We've got lots of games that will get everyone out and active! 

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 10/14: Pumpkin Fest!

All the greatest Base Camp activities done with pumpkins! And it’s all in one GIANT weekend. Over 2,000 people typically attend this event and Scouts launch pumpkins with trebuchets, spit pumpkin seeds for accuracy, play pumpkin mini golf, pumpkin bowling, make pumpkin pie and pumpkin ice cream as well as the classic activities like archery and Scout Skills!

Saturday 10/21: Open Program & S.A.Y.R.E. Program

Lone Tree Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program & "Scouting Advancement Year-round Requires Engagement"! This special program is designed for scouts to work on specific merit badges.

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 10/28: Open Program & Fright Fest

Lone Tree Open Program & Halloween

Join us for our Saturday program and our special Halloween Fright Fest! Come in costume and join our twilight walk through the woods...

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 11/4: Open Program & Primitive Skills Week

Lone Tree Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program featuring a special primitive skills program! All the classics Scouts skills like making fire, shelter-building, knot tying and more!

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 11/11: Open Program & Veteran's Day/ Citizenship

Lone Tree Open Program

Join us for our Saturday program with a special theme surrounding Veteran's Day and Citizenship! Our camp activities include learning all about folding the flag, citizenship and freedom of speech.

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Saturday 11/18: Open Program & Thanksgiving Dinner

Join us for our Saturday program with a special Thanksgiving Dinner! We'll be using out outdoor cooking area to make turkey and pies!

From 10:00am- 5:30Pm the campground is open for exploring. 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 swimming, try rock climbing, throw a tomahawk, test your skills at outdoor cooking and dig up a dinosaur. Saturday fun begins at Base Camp.

Friday 11/24: Climbing Weekend

Join us for our special Climbing program as we travel to Quincy Quarries! If climbing a natural rock is your thing, our instructors have several climbs set up for you and your skill level. Trained adult spotters and belayers will assist you in climbing and rappelling with harnesses and helmets.