Patches

2012 Camp Mensinger patch artwork.

For each year of attendance at Camp Mensinger, Boy Scouts and leaders will receive a Camp Mensinger patch segment named after historical lumbering terms. To earn the Camp Mensinger patch segments you must spend the entire week in camp and complete the following requirements.

Camp Mensinger Patch is earned when you spend the entire week in camp in your first year.
 

Whistle Punk (first-year award):

  1. Learn the Camp Mensinger song.
  2. Participate in the Woodsman Program and earn 1 merit badge, or earn 2 merit badges.
  3. Participate in 1 organized troop or camp hike.Camp Mensinger Patch Segments
  4. Identify three constellations.
  5. Participate in a troop or camp wide flag ceremony.
  6. Contribute 1 hour to a camp-approved service project. Cannot be used for a merit badge.

Logger (second year-award):

  1. Learn the Camp Mensinger song.
  2. Earn 2 merit badges.
  3. Participate in 2 organized Troop or camp hikes, or participate in 1 organized Troop hike and one camp hike.
  4. Identify five constellations.
  5. Participate in a troop or camp wide flag ceremony.
  6. Contribute 1 hour to a camp-approved service project. Cannot be used for a merit badge.

High Climber (third-year award):

  1. Learn the Camp Mensinger song.
  2. Earn at least 3 merit badges or 2 merit badges and Paul Bunyan Woodsman.
  3. Participate in 2 organized Troop or camp hikes, or participate in 1 organized Troop or camp hike and one Soap Creek Pass High Adventure event: i.e. COPE or overnighter (must be at least 13 and First Class).
  4. Contribute 2 hours to a camp-approved service project. Cannot be used for a merit badge.

Bull of the Woods (fourth-year award):

  1. Learn the Camp Mensinger song.
  2. Earn at least 3 merit badges or BSA Lifeguard.
  3. Organize and lead a Troop hike, Troop campfire, Logger’s Breakfast, or other activity approved by your Scoutmaster.
  4. Participate in at least one Soap Creek Pass High Adventure activity, (i.e. Canoe Trip, Overnight, etc.)
  5. Teach at least one Tenderfoot to First Class skill to Scouts in your troop or help at least one hour in the Woodsman Program.
  6. Lead and supervise at least 2 other Scouts in your troop for 2 hours in a camp-approved service project.