Peterloon 2014

Get Ready for Excitement, Prepare for the Challenge!...
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Peterloon 2014

Get Ready for Excitement, Prepare for the Challenge! ...


Many new theme-based events are offered this year, and some popular favorite activities return for the veteran Peterloon Scouts.  Scouts and adults can expect a fun-filled, Scouting outdoor program complete with individual and patrol competitions, connections with camping and emergency professionals, skill development, and adventure.

The list of activities for Peterloon is growing. Register today and show that you are Boy Scout Tough in these events:

  • District Activities at Peterloon:


    Contact/ Organizing Unit





    Giant Croquet with Water Hazards

    Use Mallots, Bowling Balls and your Orienteering skills to navigate a croquet course with obstacles for time and accuracy.


    Patrol Rodeo

    Teams guide riders through a rodeo obstacle course on a 35 gallon plastic barrel.

    Allohak OA Chapter

    Encryption Game

    Scouts test their mental toughness in solving cyphers and finding clues throughout the camp.


    Mike Ehler

    Trolley/Stilts competition

    Matchless Fire Starting

    Fort Hamilton

    Matt Bavis

    Squeeze Box


    US Grant

    Craig Gregoria



    BB Gun Biathlon

    Blue Jacket

    Lee Carmichael

    Bucking Bull

    Scouts can ride a Barrel Bull with four scouts trying to buck you off by pulling on the hanging ropes.


    Scouts lash a chariot that is raised vertically and lowers a scout across a stream/ditch.  (From one of the Episodes of Tougher Than A Boy Scout)

    Nuclear Transport

    Patrol event; Move a plutonium item from the contaminated area to a safe bucket, with the supplies provided.

    10 Essential Hiking Items (Webelos)

    Cubs identify the ten essential hiking items and receive a Ten Essentials Card.

    William Henry Harrison

    Bill W

    Tomahawk Throw


    John Hugh

    7-way Tug of War

    4-Way Volleyball.


    Jesse Bowen, Jeff Hope

    2 Activities Not Yet Confirmed

    Ku-ni-eh Lodge

    Dale Hahn

    Cardboard Regatta

    Gaga Pit

    OA Branding of Items in the Midway

    The OA will have a commemorative Peterloon brand that can be used to imprint on appropriate items.

    · Eagle Scout Association

    Joe Combs

    Mental Challenge

The list is growing fast, so check back often…