Northern Tier is the Boy Scouts of America’s gateway to adventure in the Great Northwoods. In the summer, Scouts from Northern Tier’s three wilderness canoe bases explore millions of acres of pristine lakes, meandering rivers, dense forests and wetlands in Northern Minnesota, Northwest Ontario and Northeast Manitoba.

Wilderness Canoeing and Camping

Start planning the trip of your lifetime.

Cold-Weather Camping (OKPIK)

Ready to test yourself? Click here to learn more about our cold-weather camping program.

Employment Opportunities

Interested in spending your summer (or winter) in the North Woods? Click here to learn about it.

Why Choose Northern Tier?

You get what you pay for and Northern Tier is a wise investment.  Northern Tier ensures a Boy Scouts of America and American Camp Association accredited experience.  Wouldn’t you want your crew to have the most exciting and safest experience possible?

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