Twilight Camp Northern Skies is the first week of Twilight Camp put on by the Northern Skies Service Unit, serving Girl Scouts in Chanhassen and surrounding areas.   We are "Week 1" of Twilight Camp in Carver County.

Is your Girl Scout in the Autumn Ridge/Southern Stars service unit?  Visit our sister site, for information on "Week 2".  Girls are welcome to attend either camp!

2019 Twilight Camp Theme
The theme this year is Celebrations Around the World!  We're planning festival-themed sites based on celebrations around the world, including the Highland Games, Cully Fest, Dia de los Muertos, and Tanabata.  email us at info@twilightcamp.orgif you've got an idea, would like to help with planning, or have any questions about Twilight Camp!

2019 Twilight Camp Planning
Have an idea?  Want to help?  Join us at a camp planning meeting below.  
  • Mon May 20, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Equipment and Gear
  • Mon Jun 17, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Lake Minnewashta Park
Email for a detailed agenda and meeting location.

Twilight Camp Autumn Ridge/Southern Stars 
Girl Scouts holds two Twilight Camp sessions at Lake Minnewashta Park each summer.  This session July 22-25 is hosted by Northern Skies Girl Scouts (Chanhassen and surrounding areas).  The July 29 - Aug 1 session is hosted by Girl Scouts of Autumn Ridge / Southern Stars (Chaska and surrounding areas).  Details on the second week are at  Ask your Girl Scout's troop leader if you aren't sure which Service Unit your troop is in.  Girls typically attend the camp hosted by their troop’s Service Unit, but are welcome to attend either (or both!) weeks!  

Twilight Camp FAQ
Please review our Frequently Asked Questions page for general information.

Typical Daily Schedule
Here's a typical day at Twilight Camp.  Order of activities will change each day, but drop-off and pick-up are always the same.  
        1:45 pm Check-In
        2:00 pm Opening
        2:15 pm Daily Activities at Each Site
        7:00 pm Walk to Ceremony Circle
        7:15 pm Closing Ceremonies
        7:45 pm Camp Dismissed

What Happens at Twilight Camp? 
Watch the slideshow below, narrated by Brownie Scout and Twilight Camp Veteran Abby, to see examples of the activities we did at past years in camp.  (Abby is now a successful college student, which she attributes to her time attending Twilight Camp as a child.)