2020 Discovery Day Camp at Base Camp

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Base Camp is an urban camp property conveniently located off of Highway 55 and Bloomington Road in Fort Snelling, Minnesota, 1/3 of a mile from the Fort Snelling Light Rail station. A detailed map with directions can be found on our website:

Itinerary Overview

  • Monday - Challenge Day (craft, group games, rock climbing, and archery)
  • Tuesday - Survival Day (hiking, fire building, shelters, and orienteering)
  • Wednesday - Camp Day (*Camp Phillippo field trip for swimming, bb guns, and nature)
  • Thursday - Adventure Day (xploring Historic Fort Snelling and the State Park)
  • Friday - STEM Day (robotics, space shuttle simulator, gliders, and bounce house)
  • * Camp Phillippo is located at 30600 32nd Ave Way, Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Daily Schedule

  • (8:00 am early drop off option)
  • 9:00 am:Normal Drop Off
  • 9:30 am:Morning Activities
  • 12:00 pm:Lunch
  • 12:30 pm:Afternoon Activities
  • 3:00 pm:Normal Pick Up
  • (4:00 pm late pick up option)

What to Bring

  • Closed-toed shoes
  • Sunscreen and bug spray
  • Bag Lunch
  • Water Bottle
  • Swimsuit/towel for Camp Day
  • Any prescribed medications and instructions


Only at our Base Camp (Fort Snelling) location for an hour before and an hour after the normal start/end times. In the case of an emergency that might delay a pick up, please contact the camp directly.

Contact Information

[email protected]

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