Scouting Adventures

High Adventure Programs

2021 Trek Registration

Are you ready for the next level in high adventure?  High adventure trek registration is now open for 2021 treks.  To get started on your registration go to our online registration page:

ZBASE High Adventure online sign-up

High Adventure Treks start dates are offered May 30 – June 20, 2021.

You can also find a digital copy of the ZBASE High Adventure Brochure to help promote to your crew members. ZBASE_Brochure

ZBASE treks are high adventure programs are reserved for older youth.  Check out the eligibility requirements to help you plan.

Questions?  Contact us at: zbase@okscouts.org or 918-392-1227

2020 Programs

ZBASE is excited to host several unique adventures in 2020.  For more information, check out all the programs below and you can download a printer friendly version by clicking:

2020 ZBASE programs

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Rising StarZ

Dates: August 15

Times: All Day Saturday event

Age requirement: Registered Scouts, BSA age 13+ or Venturer 14 +

Open to:  Scouts, Venture crew members, Explorers, Registered Adult Leaders.

Cost: $25 per Scout $6 per Adult

About: A sporting clay challenge for Venture Crews and Scouts, BSA to take on the all new Jack Graves Sporting Clays Course meeting the challenge of 60 shots at 15 stations. Venture Crews and Scout Troops will register as one or more teams of 4-5 shooters.  Additional shooters will be assigned with other individual shooters to form a team of 5.  Lunch is included.  Adults attending will be assigned a station to help keep score for teams.

Register: https://scoutingevent.com/488-RisingStarz

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Fall Fish Camp & Certified Angler Instructor Course

Dates: September 11-13

Times: Weekend training- all food provided & overnight accommodations provided.

Age requirement: Registered Scouts, BSA age 11-17

Open to:  Scouts, BSA, Venture crew members, Explorers, Registered Adult Leaders.

Max attendance:  30 Scouts for Fish Camp; 20 Adults for CAI

Cost: $60 per person

About: Fish Camp is a youth weekend long event where Scouts can earn most or all of the fishing, Fly Fishing, Fish and Wildlife Merit Badges and the Complete Angler Award. CAI (Certified Angler Instructor) is for adults and will learn how to instruct these programs. Fly fishing instruction, fly tying, fishing and lots of hands on training will be provided, including cleaning and cooking your fish.  Fishing will be from the docks, banks and from boats.  All fishing gear is provided for use (you may still bring your own).  Youth will receive fishing gear to take home with them. Lodging will be in platform tents on cots and inside the Zink Lodge in bunk beds, and all meals and snacks are included. If age 16 or older a current Oklahoma Fishing License is required prior to arrival at the course. A current medical BSA Health Form with parts A & B filled out will be required. Scouts must be accompanied by a Unit Leader.

Register: https://scoutingevent.com/488-27882

Backpacking at ZBASE

Backpacking/ Hiking Merit Badge Weekend

Dates: October 2-4

Times: Weekend event- all food provided-bring your own backpack and tent..

Age requirement: Registered Scouts, BSA age 11-17

Open to:  Scouts, BSA, Venture crew members, Explorers, Registered Adult Leaders.

Max attendance:  40 Scouts

Cost: $30 per person

About:

  • For Scouts wanting to earn most of the Hiking/ Backpacking Merit Badges
    • Will not be able to complete both merit badges in one weekend. Pre-requisites will be required and partial merit badge may be presented.
  • All food provided
  • Must be at least 13 years of age and 2nd Class rank or above
    • Need instructor approval for exceptions.
  • Must be able to carry backpack (with padded hip belt) that has personal and crew gear entire time.
  • Completed BSA Health and Medical Form with parts A & B turned in at check-in
  • Course will run from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon.  Participants need to be present for the entire weekend.
  • Adult leadership provided.
    • Adults wishing to participate may do so at the same cost.

*** Advance registration is required no later than September 25, 2020****

Register: https://scoutingevent.com/488-38855

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Climbing  Merit Badge Weekend

Dates: November 6-8

Times: Weekend event- all food, provided, lodging in canvas platform tents (cots provided)

Age requirement: Registered Scouts, BSA age 11-17

Open to:  Scouts, BSA, Venture crew members, Explorers, Registered Adult Leaders.

 

Cost: $30 per Scout; $15 per adult

About:

    • For Scouts wanting to earn the Climbing Merit Badge.
    • Scouts will complete the entire merit badge.
    • Adults will complete Climbing Instructor Level I Training
    • All food provided.
    • Canvas tents and cots provided for sleeping at ZBASE Base Camp.
    • Completed BSA Health and Medical Form with parts A & B turned in at check-in.
    • Course will run from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon.
    • Adult supervision is required.  Scouts will need to be supervised by an adult leader and help transport to climbing site. 

    *** Advance registration is required no later than October 30, 2020****

Register: https://scoutingevent.com/488-38857