Holding a Council-Run International Camp


This document is the result of camporee chief Bruce McCrea’s 15 years of experience planning and organizing the Michigan International Camporee.

The types of tips and suggestions covered in this document include:

  • Essentials: contacts, commitment, and a camp
  • Age requirements
  • Time of year to consider holding an event
  • Transportation considerations
  • Home hosting considerations
  • Staff considerations
  • Cost considerations
  • Program considerations
  • Organizational structure of event
  • Requirements of adult approvals through the International Department

Online Resources

Council-Run International Camps