Camp Decorah hosts summer adventures for scouts


Gateway Area Council once again holding Scout Summer Camp for BSA members

Youth and adults are involved in a variety of outdoor adventures at Camp Decorah. The weeklong camp includes classic experiences such as merit badge instruction for youth, plenty of free time, meals in the dining hall, open and closing campfires, and lots of adventure.

Program highlights include shooting sports (rifle, archery, shotgun), lessons in the swimming pool, climbing tower and zip line, rowing and canoeing on the Black River, gaining outdoor skills and more.

Summer camp programming at Camp Decorah continues through Friday, July 12, 2019. A variety of other programs will take place at Camp Decorah through the remainder of the summer.

Camp Decorah is located at W7520 Council Bay Road in Holmen, Wis. To set up a time to visit, contact Joe Carlson at 608-615-0298 or

About the Gateway Area Council

The Gateway Area Council provides programming to 7,800 youth throughout a nine-county region of Western Wisconsin and Southeast Minnesota with the help of nearly 850 adult volunteers. Gateway Area Council Scouting programs take place in Buffalo, Crawford, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon counties of Wisconsin and Houston County in Minnesota. For more information, visit

About the Boy Scouts of America

The Boys Scouts of America (BSA) provides the nation’s foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be “Prepared For Life.”

The scouting organization is composed of nearly 2.2-million youth members between the ages of five and 21, as well as approximately 960,000 volunteers in local councils throughout the United States and its territories. For more information on BSA, please visit


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