This Fall, instead of Unit Shoots, Illowa Council Shooting Sports Committee has put together a NEW opportunity for your Scouts to participate in exciting activities at Loud Thunder.

This unique program is designed to give your Scouts an opportunity to benefit from the team-building experience of C.O.P.E. and participate in various shooting sports.  Don't miss it!

When:   September 10 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
October 8 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Check-in begins at 8:30 for both sessions and lunch will be from noon until 1:00 p.m.

Where:   Camp Loud Thunder - Ranges and C.O.P.E. course

Time:   9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - First Session
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Second Session
Participants will be divided into two groups and will switch activities after lunch.

Cost:   $15.00 per participant (includes ammunition)

Each group will participate in each of the following activities during shooting sports:

September includes Rifle, Archery, and Muzzle-loading Rifle; 

October includes Rifle, Archery, and Multi-gun Airsoft.

Stay the weekend!!  Camp Friday night and visit the observatory.  Saturday evening activities will include tomahawk throwing and a forge demonstration!

Please bring your own brown bag lunch and provisions for a campsite dinner if you plan to spend the night.

You can participate on either date, or both! Space is limited, so register early.

Click here for more details and registration. 

Registration for the September event closes on September 8.

Registration for the October event closes on October 6.

Questions? Contact Harold Cover at