Camper Jamboree - Schedule

Wisconsin State Park System's Volunteer Jamboree

Kettle Moraine State Forest - Northern Unit
September 9-11, 2012
Sunday, September 9

1 - 4 pm Registration
(Mauthe Lake Entrance Station)
2 4:30 pm “A Taste of the Kettle Moraine”
Local Vendors Featured:





Beechwood Cheese Factory
Loehrs Meat Market
Parkview General Store
Sunnyhill Acres

…and more!
3 - 6 pm Set Up Camp
4:45 pm Welcome & Orientation
(Mauthe Lk Picnic Shelter)

Kettle Moraine State Forest - Northern Unit Staff
5 - 6 pm Pot Luck Dinner

Please bring a dish to pass--sandwiches& beverages provided by WI State Park System
6:30 pm Campfire & Social Hour

“Campfire Confections Contest

Monday, September 10



8 am Morning coffee, juice, fruit and pastries (Camp MatawaN885 Youth Camp Rd.) From Mauthe Lake, turn right onto Hwy GGG, turn right onto Hwy S, turn right again onto Youth Camp Rd.)
9 am Welcome at Camp Matawa

Bureau of Parks Staff
9:15 am State Parks Update, and
Q&A Session

Peter Biermeier, Bureau of Parks
10:30 10:45 Breaktime

10:45 am

“Virtual Tour of the Kettle Moraine Northern Unit
Jerry Leiterman, Forest Supt.
“Birds of the Kettle Moraine & Wisconsin”

William Volkert, Retired DNR Naturalist
Noon Lunch at Camp Matawa

Deli sandwiches, chips & beverages provided.
1 - 5 pm Optional Activity Time Ideas (Responsible for your own transportation and any entrance fees.)






Ice Age Visitor Center, Dundee
Parnell Tower, Greenbush Kettle or Spruce Lake Bog
Kettle Moraine Fish Hatchery (open 9am-3pm)
Scenic Drive Auto Tour
Old Wade House, Greenbush
Visit local vendors featured on Sunday afternoon.
Bike the Lake to Lake Trail
Hike any of our 4 nature trails or 7 hiking trail systems.

Canoe Mauthe Lake (watercraft & PFDs provided)
5 pm “Pignic” in the Park

Catered Pig Roast Dinner at the brand new Zillmer Shelter building: W833 County SS. From Mauthe Lk: turn left on GGG, turn left on SS, about 2 miles to the shelter.
7 pm Evening Program

Enjoy an evening of music and storytelling. Compliments of the Friends of Wisconsin State Parks.

Tuesday, September 11

7 - 8 am Morning coffee, juice, fruit and pastries. (In stone picnic shelter building, adjacent to beach in the Mauthe Lake Recreation Area )
by 3 pm Check Out for campers.