Polar Cubs Dates: January 20th, 2024 & February 10th, 2024

Operation Icicle Dates: January 19-21st, 2024 & February 9-11th, 2024

Ice Fishing Date: February 3rd, 2024

Times: Polar Cubs runs from 9:45 – 5:00 on Saturday. Operation Icicle runs from 6:00pm on Friday to noon on Sunday.

Where: Gamehaven Scout Camp

Open to Cub Scouts, Siblings, and Community Members!

Polar Cubs is FREE for Cub Scouts in Gamehaven Council!

The "Hottest" Event of the Season!

You’ll have so much fun at our Winter Programs that you’ll forget to be cold! We have three wonderful ways to enjoy the Minnesota winter:

Polar Cubs: Come for a day of fun activities inside and outside at Gamehaven. Campers will make crafts, learn about winter survival, and eat some hot food. Includes Lunch.

Operation Icicle: This more advanced program includes two overnights inside the camp lodges! Spend your weekend participating in den games, scavenger hunts, and challenges. Includes four meals and a sweatshirt.

Ice Fishing Day: NEW IN 2024! Come out to the Gamehaven Lake to try your hand at ice fishing with our team of experts! Tournaments will be held for youth and adults.

WHO: Youth ages 5-11 and their families

WHERE: Gamehaven Scout Camp (5015 Simpson Rd. SE, Rochester MN 55904)

WHEN: April 13th, 2024; 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Option overnight concludes on April 14th at 11 AM.

COST: ($25 for Cub Scouts and their Siblings, $10 for Adults)    $35 / Youth-Not registered

Unlock the Outdoors!


Should you join us at the Spring Family Adventures? Well, it’s elementary my dear Watson! This is our first year running a brand-new spring program focused on problem-solving, games, team activities, and completing challenges to unlock the door to camp. Mysteries abound as you go from station to station, working with crazy characters and overcoming obstacles. Evening program includes additional mysterious motives, abounding activities, and daredevil doings.

WHO: All Cub Scouts (youth going into grades K-5)


All weekend programs run from 6:00 PM on Friday – 11:00 AM on Sunday.

  • June 7th – June 9th (Day Program 9am – 5pm on June 8th)
  • July 12th – July 14th (Day Program 9am – 5pm on July 13th)
  • August 9th – August 11th (Day Program 9am – 5pm on August 10th)

WHERE: Gamehaven Scout Camp (5015 Simpson Rd. SE, Rochester MN 55904)


  • Early Bird Cost (Ends April 19th for all sessions): $65 / youth, $25/adult
  • Regular Cost: $85 / youth, $35/adult


Let’s get back to basics – it’s a traditional Cub Scout Summer Camp, back home at Gamehaven Scout Camp! Be the first to earn the brand new Cub Scout adventures, and mark off your books with experienced counselors and instructors. Dens will earn various outdoors adventures to help with rank advancement and the Cub Scout program.

Not ready for a weekend outside yet? Come just for the day program on Saturday!

All youth attendees receive a patch and T-Shirt! Adult attendees may order a T-Shirt for themselves, or extra T-shirts for their youth, for $15/each. T-shirts must be ordered by two weeks before your program.

Dates: October 12-13

Times: 9:00 – 5:00. Optional Overnight concludes at 9:00am Sunday.

Where: Gamehaven Scout Camp

Open to Cub Scouts, Siblings, and Community Members!

Day program is FREE for Cub Scouts in Gamehaven Council!

Welcome Autumn!

Fall Family Adventures is an exciting day and/or overnight camp for all new and returning Cub Scouts and their families! Explore the great outdoors at our camp property while doing fun activities, crafts, and eating great food.

The day program is FREE for all Cub Scouts.