Family Camps

Family Camping in Michigan!

Family camping is a great way for Scouts and their families to get away from everyday life and spend some time together around a campfire, boating, fishing and more! From Dad & Lad’s to Mom & Me’s and Family Camp, we have lots of events for every member of your family.

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October 14 | D-BAR-A SCOUT RANCH
Blast Into Scouting
The Blast Into Scouting Event is a fun day of events for the whole family. New Cub Scouts will have the opportunity to assemble (if they haven’t already) the rockets they received at their Join Scouting night. Current Cubs are invited to attend and participate in all of the events for a small registration fee. (Current Scouts and siblings will also make and launch a rocket.



October 14 | D-BAR-A SCOUT RANCH
Haunted Forest
Scouting families and the public of all ages are invited to attend the annual Haunted Forest and Family Fun Zone at D-bar-A Scout Ranch on Saturday October 14, 2017.

All are welcome to enjoy the evening; consisting of the Family Fun Zone full of games and prizes, Magic Show, Bounce House, Tractor Hay Rides, Concessions, Friendly Trail Walk and the popular ¾ mile Haunted Forest Trail.

October 14 | COLE CANOE BASE
Haunted Weekend
Looking for a fun filled family friendly Halloween weekend? Come on out! Appropriate for all ages. It will be Haunting good time!

October 13 – 14 & October 14 – 15 | SILVER TRAILS SCOUT RESERVATION
Mom & Me
Get lost in the safari overnight camp out at Silver Trails Scout Reservation! After arriving and checking in at the Cub Scout Camp, Scouts and their Moms will set up their tents and attend a camp fire at 8pm. In the morning, Scouts will enjoy games, crafts, shooting sports and more!

*This event is for Scouts and their parent/guardian only. No siblings please.


October 27 – 29 | D-BAR-A SCOUT RANCH
All Y’all Fall Harvest Family Camp

All Ya’ll Fall Harvest Family Camp is an overnight event at D-Bar-A Scout Ranch where your entire family & Cub Scouts check-in (5:30pm-7pm), set up, camp in tents, and enjoy the All Y’all Fall Ball at 8pm and a Cracker Barrel (snack) the night they arrive. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are provided the following day along with lots of fun activities include games, crafts, archery, BB Guns, Slingshots, Coral rides and much more. Make sure to eat dinner prior to check-in on the first evening.


December 2 & 3 | CAMP ROTARY
Cub Family Winter Day Camp
Let your creative side come to life this December, as Camp Rotary proudly hosts “Cubcraft” Winter Days.  Participants will take part in “maker” type activities, and learn skills that help to bring out original and innovative ideas.  Partake in games, crafts, shooting sports, and much more!

Don’t want to leave sister at home?  No problem!  Cub Winter Days are family friendly.  Simply register your Cub Scout aged sibling online and they can partake in the fun as well!


Bring your family to Reneker Family Camp!Picture1In partnership with the Pathway to Adventure Council, our Michigan Scouting families can now enjoy a family camping experience at Camp Reneker located at; Owasippe Scout Reservation (9900 Russell Rd., Twin Lake, MI 49457)

Enjoy Michigan camping as you experience activities…family style!
Reneker Family Camp is a special place where families of Scouts and Leaders can enjoy activities such as canoeing, hiking, archery, fishing, swimming, horseback riding, arts and crafts, and campfires. Reneker creates a unique oasis for adults and children alike. Parents can choose to participate in activities or just relax and read a good book. Kids learn new skills, share new experiences with their  families, make new friends and develop an appreciation for the  outdoors. All week there is something to do, offering planned program for every and age.

Unplug your family and sign up to become part of the Camp Reneker experience!

Camp Reneker has extended special pricing for families with Scouts attending any Michigan Crossroads Council summer resident camp! Discover more at