WJ'55 Masthead Scouts Canada

Bringing your Scout Troop

Come for the Weekend

Scout Troops and Venturer Companies that would like to spend the weekend in Niagara-on-the-Lake are invited to register with the Scout Brigade of Fort George. The Scout Brigade provides camping near Fort George, admission to the fort, all your food, and a War of 1812-themed program. For more information or to register, visit the Scout Brigade of Fort George web site or contact the Scout Brigade of Fort George Camp Chief. The registration deadline for the Scout Brigade is August 5, 2005.

Come for the Day

You are welcome to bring your section to Niagara-on-the-Lake for the day on Saturday, September 17, 2005. You can visit the unveiling ceremony at 11:00 and see the various special displays. You will be responsible for purchasing your own admission to Fort George National Historic Site, where the ceremony will be held. There is no need to register with us to do this.

Camp Nearby

If you want to make your visit part of your own weekend camp, consider camping at Camp DayHonDayLahQuah near Port Colborne or Camp Wetaskawin near St. Catharines.

Suggested Day Program

10:00Arrive at Fort George, purchase admission
11:00Unveiling Ceremony for Monument
11:45Unveiling Ceremony finishes; Picnic lunch; tour fort
13:45Walk to town
14:00View Scout Brigade of Fort George parade
14:20Buy an ice cream in the town
14:30Walk to Scout Brigade camp; view special displays
15:00Attend Niagara Parks Commission oak planting
16:00View Scout Brigade battle
17:00Head home