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Start Preparing Today!

Whether your group is large or small, whether you're coming from far, or live nearby, we encourage you to begin planning for your trip to Camporee right away. From fundraising and packing recommendations to travel arrangements, find the information you need to be ready for your International Pathfinder Camporee experience.


Baptism

If you are wanting to be baptised at the Chosen Camporee, be sure to click on the link below for more information.

View more about baptisms


Bible and A Buck

Our goal for the 2019 Camporee is to collect 50,000 Bibles for distribution using US dollar donations to help make it happen. They are collected at the Main Stage before the evening program.

Start collecting today!

View more about Bible and a Buck


Checklists & Medical Helps

Find Checklists for:

  • Club, Conference, Union, & Division leaders
  • Parents/Guardians
  • Hotels
  • RV camping

View medical helps and information


Fundraising

Find all your fundraising principles, ideas, & fundraising letters here.

Do you have a great fundraising idea? Share your proven, best fundraising ideas with us.  

  • Email April Romuald with your detailed, "how to" steps for raising funds for your club.

Travel to Camporee

It is your responsibility to make travel arrangements to get to the International Camporee. We provide you with travel resources to aid in booking the method of travel that works best for you. Clubs may find it useful to book through a travel agent to find the best available options.

Travel Resources - Travel Agents, Planes, Trains, Buses, & RV Rentals


Insurance & Pathfinder Safety Resources - Adventist Risk Management

As you plan for the 2019 Chosen International Pathfinder Camporee, it is important to budget for the cost of travel/event insurance. Please plan to purchase this insurance for all individuals attending the camporee. Check with your local Conference first to find out what coverage they have for Pathfinder Clubs and what your local church may need to purchase in addition to Conference coverage.

There are two insurance plans available (1) Continental United States based clubs/attendees, (2) All other clubs/attendees. Beginning in 2019 you will be able to purchase these coverage's exclusively online.

View insurance options and other important insurance resources

Pathfinder Safety

15 Passenger Vans NOTICE & WARNING


Camping & RVs Guidelines

To help insure everyone has a great camping experience and we take special care of the EAA grounds, please observe the camping guidelines.

Camping and RVs Guidelines


Camporee Forms

Certain events at the International Pathfinder Camporee require an additional registration form be completed. Find the form you need for your special event and other Camporee forms and documents here.

View Forms & Documents


Directions & Parking

The International Pathfinder Camporee is located at the EAA Aviation Center in Oshkosh, WI. It is approximately 153 miles east of LaCross, WI, and 170 miles north of Chicago, IL.

3000 Poberenzy Road
Oshkosh, WI 54902
(For navigational purposes only. Please do not ship to this address.)

Get directions on Google Maps.

There are many parking lots available on the Camporee grounds.  View the Camporee map for their locations. 


Special Needs Parking

Special Needs parking is located at the corner of Forest Home & Jack Pelton Parkway.

View more information about Special Needs on the Services/Facilities web page.


International Guest Campers please see the International Guest page for important registration information.


Laundromats

Express Laundry Center
1571 W South Park Ave
Oshkosh, WI 54902
(920) 230-6762
www.oshkoshexpresslaundry.com

Hours:
Monday – Friday • 7:00am – 10:00pm
(Last wash in at 8:00pm)

Saturday & Sunday • 8:00am – 10:00pm
(Last wash in at 8:00pm)

Maytag Coin Laundry
1054 Witzel Ave
Oshkosh, WI 54902
www.witzelavemaytag.com

Hours:
Monday - Sunday
6:00am to 10:00pm


Maps

See where the Camporee grounds are located using Google Maps.

Once you arrive at the Camporee, a pocket multi-folded color map will be available to you which shows Union and International camp grounds, On-site Activities, all services, buses and so much more. Available at the Information Booths located throughout the Camporee grounds.

Download the PDF map for easy viewing or printing.


Off-site Lodging Options

If you are planning to stay locally but outside the Camporee grounds, you may find these resources helpful in locating lodging options.

Local Hotels

Off-site Camping

University of Wisconsin

Adventist Academies, Colleges, & Universities


Points of Interest

During your trip your club may wish to stop and do some site-seeing.

Recommendations


Promotional Material

Whether you are needing to fund raise, get your Pathfinders excited about the 2019 Chosen International Pathfinder Camporee, or just want to help spread the word about this amazing life changing event, you'll find all these resources available here.

View Promotional Resources


Shopping & Supplies

If you run out of supplies while you're at the International Pathfinder Camporee, local stores are available with camping and food supplies. You can also pre-order from certain local stores and pick your order up when you arrive in Oshkosh.

View stores where you can buy groceries, clothing, and camping supplies.

Shopping & Pre-orders

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