2018 Council Pinewood Derby

Everyone Is Invited To Race

The Council Pinewood derby is on Saturday, June 2, 2018 and will be at the Boy Scout Base Camp, located near Fort Snelling, Minnesota off of Highway 62. Races will be in several heats this year and Scouts will race against other Scouts their age from all across the Council! Registration starts at 8:30 a.m., with races starting at 10:00 a.m.. Please see the times below for more details.

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Who Can Participate?

Anyone is allowed to participate! If you have a fast or fun car and would like to have a blast and get one more race in this year you are welcome to join. Participants will be able to race their cars multiple times and prizes will be awarded to the top ten racers in each rank. There will also be climbing wall and archery opportunities open to participants at no additional cost. These additional activities will be open to siblings so feel free to bring the whole fa.m.ily!

Any girls who are registered as Cub Scouts by the date of the race are eligible to race in the rank group they are registered in. Any girls who wish to participate, but are not registered in Cub Scouts, should race in the open division in their age group.

Event Details

  • Saturday, June 2
  • Base Camp (201 Bloomington Road, Fort Snelling, MN

Check In Times

  • 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Lion and Tiger Check In
  • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Wolf and Bear Check In
  • 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Webelos I and II, and Open Division Check In

Race Times

  • 10:00 a.m. Lion and Tiger Race
  • 12:00 p.m. Wolf and Bear Race
  • 2:00 p.m. Webelos I and II Race
  • Award Ceremony Immediately after Webelos I and II Race
  • Open Divisions Race after awards ceremony


  • $10.00 Per Participant (anyone racing a car and this price INCLUDES extra activities)
  • $5.00 Per Sibling (anyone who is just participating in extra activities)

How Do We Register

Register for Pinewood Derby

What Are the Rules?

Read the full set of rules posted on the documents section of this page to make sure your car won't get disqualified.

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2018 Council Pinewood Derby

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