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Jan 26-28, 2018
Grand River Trails Klondike Derby

2018 Grand River Trails Klondike

2018 Pony Express Council

Grand River Trails District



January 26th – 28th 


Check in will open at 4:00 pm on Friday the 26th

For troops arriving late Friday or Saturday Check in will be from 8:00am -8:30am Saturday morning

Early site selection & prep is welcome stake your claim now.


The Klondike will be hosted by Troop 70 of Hamilton

 & the Klondike Committee of Crossed Arrows, Questions call Van @ 816-649-8314


Directions to the Klondike camp grounds

From Junction 36 Hwy & 13 Hwy (in Hamilton)

Go South on 13 Hwy 4 miles go East on U 2 miles you are there it is on the South side.


Adult Leaders (Scoutmasters, Asst. Scoutmasters, ECT.)

No Charge. FYI: you are part of the Klondike Committee

Scouts will be $7:00 each

     Included in the fee:

  • Patch
  • Saturday night Dinner
  • Hot Cocoa
  • Trading post items that can be traded for Gold obtained on the trail
  • Firewood (self service, all you can cut)   


Klondike Derby 2018 Schedule

Friday, 26th of Jan.                                                                              Sunday, 28th of Jan

4:00 pm Check-in registration begins                                              Check out

8:00 pm Cracker Barrel                                                                   

                   Saturday, 27th of Jan.                

7:00 am Reveille

8:00 - 8:30 Late registration

8:30 Station set up by K C

8:45 Flag / Opening

9:00 - 11:00 morning Activities

11:00 - 12:30 Lunch

12:30 - 2:30 Afternoon Activities

3:00 sharp sled race

3:30-4:30 free time & trading post will be open

 for patrols to use their gold nuggets they earned on the trail

4:45 Flag lowering

6:00 Supper

7:00 Campfire program including short Church service