The Midwest Woodcraft Gathering features a variety of outdoor skills challenges for guests of all ages. From scavenger hunts for the kiddos to our 3,3&3 survival skills challenge for the toughest of the bunch, the Midwest Woodcraft Gathering has plenty going on to keep you busy.


Planned Challenges


  • Youth and Adult Fire Challenge

  • Water Procurement Challenge

  • Early Bird Challenge

  • Navigation Challenge

  • Youth Scavenger Hunt

  • Campfire Cookoff

  • More Coming Soon!


Of course, glorious victory would not be complete without a trophy. Our host and awesome sponsors will team up to provide a prize worthy of a champion!



A glimpse at challenges past…

Fire Challenges
2019 MWWC Gathering

Water Procurement Challenge 2021

Campfire Cookoff

Youth Fire Challenge
2019 MWWC Gathering