Only four miles north of Anoka on the banks of the beautiful Rum River, Rum River Scout Camp is a fantastic wilderness option for camping opportunities within the metro area. Purchased with penny stock donated by Harlan Thurston in November, 1957, Rum River Scout Camp is a 167 acre facility covered with stands of pine and oak groves. Whether you like disc golf, canoeing, or orienteering, Rum River has something for everyone to enjoy. 15659 Saint Francis Boulevard Anoka, MN 55303 UNIQUE FEATURES Rum River, Raccoon Vista Nature Trail, challenge course, disc golf course, canoe rental. POSSIBLE USES Overnight camping, district events, Order of the Arrow events, trainings, courts of honor, campfires, community events and float trips.