Dear members of the Woodsmoke Brigade family, Most of you are aware that Tim Mitchell passed away unexpectedly shortly before Woodsmoke Rendezvous 42. Badleg has informed me that Laura Mitchell (Tim’s wife) has invited the members and friends of the Woodsmoke Brigade to attend the Day of Celebration for the life of Tim Mitchell on … More Day of Celebration for Tim Mitchell
From the Home page, click the picture of Mr. Steve, our blacksmith, to see a few pictures from Woodsmoke XLII, The Brigade hopes that everyone who attended Woodsmoke made some wonderful memories, as well as some new friends! You may not be aware that Friday night saw Troop 77 honor its newest Eagle Scout, Seth … More Pictures from Woodsmoke XLII
Scoutmasters, please remember to bring: The Woodsmoke Brigade welcomes you to Rendezvous XLII! We hope you have a great time!
Dear friends of Woodsmoke Rendezvous, just wanted to send this reminder that registrations for Scouts and Scout leaders are due this week. Scoutmasters, please send in your preregistration forms and preliminary payment for the Scouts and adults who will be camping with you at Woodsmoke. It is also CRITICAL that each Scout and Scouter who … More Registration is this week!
The medallion for Woodsmoke 42 is a representation of a trade silver cross. Gifts of silver jewelry were frequently used by fur traders to show goodwill to chiefs of tribes with whom they desired to trade. Craftsmen either melted down coins or hammered them into thin sheets before forming them into items like the cross … More Medallion for Woodsmoke XLII
Friday, December 2, 2022 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm Troops sign in with Scribe (requires final roster, signed releases, and two Troop prizes) 6:00 pm – Supper 10:00 pm – Quiet time, gates into the property will be locked Saturday, December 3, 2022 7:00 am – Breakfast 8:30 am – Flag Raising and Explanation of … More Schedule of Events for Woodsmoke XLII
Dear Friends of Woodsmoke: I recently came across an entertaining YouTube channel called The Woodland Escape. Click here to go the video page. The description of the channel says “The Woodland Escape is a channel that portrays living a self-sufficient lifestyle close to the land. It’s primary focus is on 17th century history and the … More If you like Woodsmoke, you’ll love The Woodland Escape…
Dear Friends of Woodsmoke: Preparations are ongoing for Woodsmoke XLII. See the bulleted items below for some things unit leaders will need to know to get ready for Rendezvous this year. The Woodsmoke Brigade is looking forward to another great time of fun and fellowship at Rendezvous! We hope to see you there!
These pictures were taken at Woodsmoke Rendezvous XLI on the weekend of December 3-5, 2021. This was the second Woodsmoke to be held at McDaniel Farms north of Enterprise. The Brigade wants to thank the Scouts and their leaders for coming, and we hope to see all of you again next year!
This is to let everyone know that the Woodsmoke Brigade has a limited number of medallions available for sale from previous Rendezvous camps. Please contact the Scribe if you are interested in purchasing any of our past medallions while they are still available! The cost per medallion is $5. If you would like to purchase … More Medallions available!
There are many websites that deal with the Rendezvous era in American history. Click on the picture to see a list of sites where you can get ideas for your personal gear or rendezvous camp, or just to learn more about our fascinating ancestors and how they lived! Click on the highlighted links in red below to view the site. If … More Interesting websites