FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to your frequently asked questions about Family Camp Weekend.
What can I expect at Camp?
Fun, fun and more fun!
Who can attend?
Your entire family; you, your son, your spouse, your daughter, your teenager, your two year old, in short anyone in your family can attend! Talk to other families in your Cub’s pack and you can plan to come to Camp Resolute together and share a campsite.
Do I have to cook?
Food is prepared fresh on-site by our volunteer chefs. Meals include a buffet lunch, a “theme related” feast for dinner, and an Ice Cream Social on Saturday and; a buffet breakfast on Sunday.
What do we have to bring?
It’s an overnighter so sleeping bags and a change of clothes are recommended. You may wish to bring a tent but we do supply you with tents on a wooden platform and cots. The waterfront is open so a bathing suit and towel is recommended and rain gear is occasionally necessary.
Where can I purchase refreshments & souvenirs?
Camp Resolute runs a well-maintained “General Store” called a Trading Post. For sale are Camp Resolute t-shirts, hats, mugs, and patches. In addition we stock toiletries, candy, snacks, ice-cold Pepsi, ice cream, refreshing 100% natural fruit based slush and other goodies. An ample supply of mosquito netting is also available.
How do I register for this great event?
Register electronically on our secure website or download and mail-in this registration form. Family Camp programs are non-refundable but are transferable to a different family camp weekend in the same season pending availability.
Should I talk to other families in my son's Cub Pack?
Absolutely! Many Cub Packs like to come to Camp Resolute for a Family Camp Weekend together and share a campsite. Find out when everyone else is going and sign-up for the same weekend!
How will I know what time to arrive and how to get to Camp Resolute?
A confirmation package containing directions, schedule, what to bring, and medical forms, as well as additional information, can be obtained by clicking here. Family Camp will run from Saturday morning to Sunday morning.
Where is Camp Resolute & how do I get there?
The camp is located at 75 Hudson Road (Route 85) in Bolton, Massachusetts. Camp Resolute is owned and operated by the Knox Trail Council. For directions to camp from anywhere click here.
Will I receive a confirmation of my reservation?
The email receipt you receive after you complete your registration is the only confirmation you will receive. No further email confirmations will be sent. The confirmation packet can be obtained by clicking here.
Do we need to bring medical forms?
Everyone (Cubs, siblings, and adults) attending Family Camp is required to bring a BSA Health and Medical Record, parts A & B to camp with them to be collected at registration. Click here to obtain a copy.