Great American Backyard Campout

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2021 Great American Backyard Campout Letter to Residents

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284 cub scouts DVAA DVOA IES Cub Scouts Mid-Atlantic Youth Radnor Middle School

Thank you to Out There Outfitters, Wayne, who donated these amazing prize packs!

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Camping Resources

Backyard CampoutAstronomy at the Great American Campout! View a presentation from the Delaware Valley Amateur Astronomers. You can learn all about Star Parties and how to begin your Astronomy Adventures!

New to camping? Check out these helpful tips & FAQs.

Did you know the first recipe for s’mores dates back to 1927? Learn more about the history of camping and its traditions.

Great American Backyard Campout article from Boys' Life Magazine


2014 Pennsylvania Recreation & Parks Society
Excellence in Programming Award

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