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List of Potential Eagle Scout Projects
Camp Fontanelle
9677 County Road 3
Fontanelle, NE  68044
Ph.  402.478.4296
Trent Meyer-Director 402-459-0686
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Any scout working to achieve the Eagle Scout rank must complete the required Eagle Service Project. Camp Fontanelle offers the chance for any scout to expand his service to others, outside of Scouting, in the community. Contact Trent Meyer at Camp Fontanelle to arrange for an Eagle Project. Below is a list of service projects available at Camp Fontanelle.

  1. Fix elephant steps/build small platform/benches mid-way
  2. Purchase/install canopy for petting barn stage
  3. Build 2nd stage on west side of campfire rings by petting barn
  4. Build big rocking chair/or giant swing (for photo opportunities) for corn maze/summer camp
  5. Build “Nature Explore Playground” for kids to play on (lots of educational stations for younger kids built from using natural materials)
  6. Swinging Bench – Large Design (Derek)
  7. Build a 10’ x 25’ barn over pedal carts
  8. Build pedal cart track/rails and / ¼” limestone screenings (need complete by September)
  9. Build 40’ long PVC slide (need complete by September)
  10. Build play xylophone/sound sets (see Blair park or Vala’s in barn by tube slide)
  11. Create bird watching ‘blind’ w/bench seating and install bird feeders in front of station, supply binoculars (PENDING)
  12. Make cutouts for corn maze à ‘Ma & Pa’cutout, pin the tail on the donkey, OR cutout with saddle for pho
  13. Build Duck Races for corn maze season
  14. Build deck/shelter for tree boats – Survivor Site
  15. Build 10’ x 10’ or 10’ x 12’ mouse proof shed for storage of tent/mattresses
  16. Build lean to on to craft cabin – 20’ with fan
  17. Build log cabin out of local cedar trees
  18. Install speakers/sound system/mouse proof box at petting barn
  19. Rebuild decks on 2 hayracks
  20. Buy/construct rocking chairs for picnic pavilion (Tractor Supply Company model)
  21. Build stage for weddings (similar to Bellevue Berry Farm setup)
  22. Build 9-Square-In-The-Air by shelter
  23. Build gaga ball pits (Treated Lumber)
  24. Overhead trellis for vines w/benches
  25. Make ‘Jamaican’ drums out of 55 gallon steel drums & Repair Drums in Petting Barn
  26. Install 2 “Pots & Pans” Playing Stations along with 2 x 4 Wooden Xylophones between trees
  27. Goat Playground (Ramps, walkways, slides, etc)
  28. Swinging Bench Worship Site at 7:24 Shelter
  29. Help construct a 3-D archery range PENDING
  30. Make benches out of 2x10’s (like Arlin Kiel made, see plans
  31. Make peacock pen out of corn crib, make shelter/roost in corn crib
  32. Giant Science Playground – make oversized swing, teeter totter, find/install merry-go-round
  33. Marquis with roof for marketing/advertising
  34. Restain Folding Tables By Main Lodge & 7:24 Shelter –
  35. Repair & Repaint Picnic Tables
  36. Make New Funnels & Tubes w/Magnets for petting barn metal wall “Chutes & Funnels” game
  37. Build Wood Storage sheds à behind house, behind 7:24 Shelter & Christmas Tree Worship site
  38. Purchase/install charcoal grills (like the ones @ Pioneer Park in Lincoln)
  39. Replace landscaping timbers around bell, retaining walls around trees/fireplace in fort
  40. Move & sort lumber from top of petting barn
  41. Help build ‘Chapel’ in A-frame 5-A à build benches, etc.
  42. Build new Picnic Tables àheavy duty frames, see tables @ Camp
  43. playground donated, install w/border/wood chips for bedding, camp has chipper/wood)
  44. Marble Maze (See Derek, 8’ x 8’ with concrete slab underneath
  45. Treat Gazebo – waterproof
  46. Scrape & repaint shed/outbuildings and lodge deck railing (Maze, archery, tree climbing, movie, mannequin)
  47. Low Ropes Course Maintenance à build a trust fall stand, water proof wood elements, wood chip around all elements/trails
  48. Build Sod Furniture à Sofas, Chairs, etc.
  49. Build Hammock Havens à center pole with 8 to 12 poles in an outer perimeter to hang hammocks to the center pole (x6)
  50. Benches around Inspiration Point Camp Fire
  51. Posts in for ‘award stand’ pictures
  52. Permanent signage for camp (turn left, turn right, ‘slide in’ signs with railing)
  53. Summer Camp testimonials wall
  54. Bigfoot for along road.
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