Tag Archives: Camp Jeremiah Johnson

By Michelle Carpenter
Oct 15, 2016

Camp JJ Celebrates Youth with Presidential Service Award

On Friday, October 7th families and friends crowded in the Canyonlands room at the Utah National Parks Council headquarters building in Orem. They came to watch their buddies and children receive the Presidential Service Award, an award that is given nationally for completing significant service hours. Youth gathered together in groups to chat, rekindling summer friendships. […]

By Maloree Anderson
Sep 26, 2016

Scouts Set Sail in Salem

Not even the rain could stop these tenacious Scouts. Thanks to our partnership with the Sea Scouts ship sponsored by the Utah Lake Yacht Club, boys had a chance to earn their sailing merit badge at Salem Pond in a Merit Badge Adventure. A cold, constant drizzle didn’t discourage them as they eagerly gathered around each station learning the ins […]

By Susan Cheever
Aug 08, 2016

Partner and Pal Campout for Cub Scouts and Family Sept 9th-10th

Looking for a great inexpensive family activity that takes you outdoors and away from technology and other distractions? Join us September 9–10 at Camp Jeremiah Johnson for the Partner and Pal Camp-out. Register for this event here! Parents and children will participate together in Boats, archery, shooting BB guns, fishing, and climbing a bouldering wall. […]

By Ann Shumway
Jan 18, 2015

How Serving on Camp Staff Prepared My Son for A Mission

On Christmas, there’s nothing a missionary mom looks forward to more than the call from their missionary serving somewhere throughout the world.  I was no exception. Luckily, I didn’t have to wait long because my son’s call came at 7:00 AM. After more than a half hour of catching up and hearing some of the […]

By Ann Shumway
Jan 31, 2014

Camp Jeremiah Johnson: Adventure on the High Seas

Another Exciting Year at Camp Jeremiah Johnson! The theme this summer is “Adventure on the High Seas”.  Focusing on sea explorers and all that went into their thrilling adventures, young Scouts will engage in activities such as navigating by the stars (astronomy belt loop); finding buried treasure (map and compass belt loop), rafting and our favorite event […]