Important Dates

Tentative Dates for 2023 North Star Staff

Early Staff Arrivals
     Per your Contract
Wilderness First Responder Certification
      May 23 – 29th (Arrive May 22nd)
Wilderness Trip Leaders Arrive (unless needing WFR Certification)
      May 30th
Leadership Team Arrives
New Staff Orientation
     June 7th (Arrive June 6th)
Life Guard, & Program Area Training (Archery, Climbing, Riflery and more) at NSC
   June 8th – 11th
Staff Orientation
     June 11th – 19th
Campers Arrive
     June 19 at 4:22pm
Change-over Weekend
     July 15-16
Camp Ends
     August 11

Our main camp sessions end August 11th, however we host groups until early September. Employment opportunities and the opportunity to earn additional compensation extend until September 8th. These groups include:

  • Four Star Fellowship: August 11th – 17th
  • Family Camp: August 17th – 23rd
  • Stillwater, MN Mountain Biking Camp: August 22nd – 24th
  • Wedding: August 29th – September 4th

All staff instructing waterfront activities and all trip leaders who are not lifeguard certified for the summer of 2023 are expected to participate in lifeguard training unless other arrangements have been made. All other staff who are interested in being lifeguard certified are invited to be certified as well.

Staff flying to camp will have their airfare booked by North Star or should contact North Star to ensure that their arrival time corresponds with camp’s shuttle from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to camp