• Arctic Challenge
  • Arctic Challenge
  • Arctic Challenge
  • Arctic Challenge
  • Arctic Challenge
  • Arctic Challenge

Alloway Arctic Challenge

The Alloway Artic Challenge is winter camp held annual on the third weekend in February (the Louis Reil long weekend in Manitoba). The camp is geared for Venture and Rover Scouts who want to participate in a winter camping experience that will give them the opporunity to plan and organize a wilderness winter camp.

The Challenge

Hike, snowshoe or ski 2.75km from the western shore of the Big Whiteshell Lake across to the Alloway Wilderness Reserve

Transport by backpack, sled or other non-motorized transportation all your equipment, food and supplies to the camp

Construct a winter shelter and stay two nights at the Alloway Wilderness Reserve while practicing "Leave-No-Trace" principles

Plan, organize and demostrate a winter survival or camping skill lasting at least 1 hour

Prepare a report describing your experience as set out in the challenge self-evalutaion form

The Planning

Groups participating in the Alloway Arctic Challenge are required to...

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