Over 4000 Scouts and Scouters arrive in Galena, IL to take in a historic trail hike, visit Grant’s home and many other historic sites of national prominence. Participants can interact with impersonators of the original 9 Generals of Galena, take in a Civil War skirmish on the banks of the Galena River as well as visit the Civil War encampment to see how soldiers lived. Other interesting sites and activities include numerous museums, shops, parks, patch trading, a blacksmith shop, a woodcarver, a potter, and fur trader.
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Check out our NEW Summer Adventures! This year presents a unique opportunity for Camp Lowden as we focus on a new open program making the planning of your Scouts adventures at camp as easy as possible and maximizes the achievements of each Troop, Pack and Scout. Plan and design your own camp adventure! Merit […]