Main Council Calendar

October 8, 2021

Haunted Festival

We hope you had a great time at HAUNTED FESTIVAL 2021. 


New T-shirt Presale Event! T-shirts are not included in the price of registration for our events. A very limited number of t-shirts will be available for sale in the trading post. If you would like a t-shirt (preview left) please register in advance and select appropriate sizes to add to your order during registration. The cut off dates for t-shirt pre-orders are as follows:

– For Haunted Festival at SR2 on October 8th, the cut off date is September 17th

– For Haunted Festival at Camp Tahuaya on October 22nd, the cut off date is October 1st

*NEW: Ghoul registration! If you are an adult 18+ and would like to help us put on the event, you may register as a GHOUL at a discounted price for service. Meals are included but t-shirts are not. Limited registrations.

Tons of fun for Families and Packs at SR2 & Camp Tahuaya. Join the Fall Festival staff for BB Gun shooting, Archery, Pumpkin carving, Festival games and a Haunted Trail.

Wear your favorite costume and get spooked by ghosts from the great beyond, alien invaders, mad scientists, hungry zombies and more – Scary FUN lurks around every corner!

Click here to see the Council’s current policies regarding Covid-19. 

Arrivals:  Everyone must report at the Ranger check-in station upon arrival and undergo temperature screening turn in the two required health screening question documents for every participant. CDC guidelines are constantly being reviewed by Council; please check your email before the event for updated information about arrival and check in procedures.

Covid-19 paperwork must be turned in for EACH PERSON on arrival at the Ranger Station:

  • “Health Screening Questionnaire”
  • “BSA Acknowledgement of Risk” form.

Check-In:  Check-in begins at 8 am on Saturday.

  • SR2 Check-in is at the Buchanan Springs Activity Building (follow signs).
  • Camp Tahuaya Check-in is conducted in front of the Camp Office.

Activities: 10:00 am to 4:30 p.m.

Haunted Trail: Starts at dark. Haunted walks are approximately 20 minutes in duration. Each group will be assigned a departure time. Please honor your assigned departure time. Rides will be available for ADA and medical requests. Please request in advance.

Meals: Meals are not included in the registration price (except for Ghouls), please add a meal plan to your registration if you do not intend to bring your own food to camp. (Saturday breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday continental breakfast)

Chapel:  a non-denominational service at 9:00 a.m. Please contact the event coordinator if you would like to volunteer to hold this service.

Departure: Everyone should police each campsite before leaving.  Remember that a scout is clean and always leaves a campsite cleaner than when they found it.  Trash must be packed out.  Camp closes at 10:30, if you plan to stay longer, you must clear this with the staff and the Ranger.

Haunted Hayrides are now a Haunted Trail. Here’s a look at the trails in 2020:



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October 8, 2021 October 10, 2021 Sid Richardson Scout Ranch 12:00pm-9:30pm Register
October 22, 2021 October 24, 2021 Camp Tahuaya 9:00am-9:30pm Register