Who can Reserve?
Any Scouting Family (at least one member is a registered Scouter) can reserve.
How much does it cost?
When are reservations available?
Families can make reservations for any day during the months of June, July and August. Facilities and sites are available for rental all days of the week,
What activities are available?
Camp Stearns offers opportunities for hiking, biking (bring your own bike), fishing, boating (watercraft available), geocaching, disc golf, pedal karts (equipment provided), campfires and more. All activities are self-serve, meaning they don’t require staff supervision and your family can do at their leisure.
Families also love to bring games, tie-dye, skill kits, sports equipment and more to do on their own!
What is nearby for local recreation?
Camp Stearns is located in a popular cabin area for many Minnesota residents. Check out this website for a list of local activities you can pursue outside of camp.
What do we need to bring?
All bedding, food, personal items, clothing, towels, dishwashing supplies and basic gear to support your campout. See the Documents section for a full suggested packing list.
Does camp provide food?
Families are responsible for providing all of their own food. Refrigeration is available for both yurts and cabins. Local grocery stores are within a 20 minute drive if you need to resupply.
When is Check In and Check Out?
Check in is available beginning at 5pm on day of arrival and we ask all families to check out at 11am on day of departure.
What are your refund and cancelation policies?
Cancelations can be made up to 3 weeks in advance for a full refund less the non-refundable deposit.
What are your polices on pets and smoking?
Sorry, you’ll have to leave your pets at home as we have a collective no pets policy. Smoking is not allowed inside of any structures (including yurts).
How do I get to Camp Stearns?
Address: 3303 County Road 44, South Haven, MN, 55382. Map software and applications will recognize this address and lead you directly to the camp gate.
From the Twin Cities Metro, head west on Interstate 91. Take Exit 178 at Clearwater. Turn left on County Road 24 and follow signs to camp.