News

Latest News

Here’s the latest Camp Tuscazoar news. If you’re a frequent visitor and want to know what’s new, then take a look here first.

Important Items

Posted information on a 3-Hour Score-O orienteering event on May 22 (May 2022)
Posted a volunteer registration link for our first River Sweep/Merit Badge Day, May 21 (April 2022)
Updated our Events page to show that Pioneering Merit Badge will be offered at our 2022 Pig Gig Campout, Sept. 9-11. (April 2022)
Added a waterproof dry bag to the Trading Post (March 2022)
Posted more information about the U.S. Secretary of the Interior’s visit to the Dessecker Mine site (March 2022)
Posted a link to a Bargain Hunter article about a federal official’s visit to Camp Tuscazoar (March 2022)
Added NICA Mountain Bike Race #4 on Oct. 8-9 to our 2022 event schedule (March 2022)
Posted info for our first Hoofs & Hounds fun raiser on August 20 (March 2022)
March 2022 Breeze newsletter posted (March 2022)
Posted a link to the 2022 Running with my Gnomies 50K and 25K race info (February 2022)
Posted info for our 2022 Adventure Race, July 9 (February 2022)
Posted updated info for our 2022 Tuscazoar Composite (TZC) Team for high school and middle school mountain bikers (December 2021)
Added our Centennial Coin Collection to the Trading Post (Nov 2021)
Posted updated maps for our Centennial Trail (Oct. 2021)
Posted a first look at our 2022 event schedule (Oct. 2021)
Added a new Camp Tuscazoar patch to the Trading Post (Aug 2021)
Added info about the Northern Tuscarawas Land Trust (January 2021)
Added a Camp Tuscazoar Decal to the Trading Post (December 2020)
Posted a link to the latest Dirt Line video featuring the mountain biking trails at Camp Tuscazoar (December 2020)
Dedicated our new stockade entrance on Oct. 4 (September 2020)
Added an online form for memberships and donations (May 2020)
Posted a link to the Times-Reporter article Camp Tuscazoar marks 100 years of serving youth of eastern Ohio (Feb. 2020)
Added Centennial Caps to the Trading Post (Oct. 2019)
Added Centennial Hiking Medallions and hiking sticks to the Trading Post (August 2019)
Posted info on how to order our “100 Years of Memories” Oversized Patch (August 2019)


News Releases

Camp Tuscazoar Receives Grant From Stark Community Foundation to Replace Aging Lodge Roof (July 2015)
Land Purchases Unify, Expand Camp Tuscazoar Property (Oct. 2009)


Recent Media Coverage

Here are links to a few articles and columns pertaining to Camp Tuscazoar that have appeared in recent years:

Federal official visits Camp Tuscazoar
The Bargain Hunter, Millersburg, OH, March 17, 2022
Dover Library to offer Camp Tuscazoar Program
Watch the program here >
The Times-Reporter, New Philadelphia, OH February 24, 2021
Ceremony set for Camp Tuscazoar on Sunday
The Times-Reporter, New Philadelphia, OH, October 1, 2020
Camp Tuscazoar marks 100 years of serving youth of eastern Ohio
The Times-Reporter, New Philadelphia, OH, February 9, 2020
Immersed in history
The Times-Reporter, New Philadelphia, OH September 23, 2019
Planting 5,000 trees in one day
The Repository, Canton, OH, March 31, 2019
Abandoned mine complex finds new use as part of Camp Tuscazoar
timesreport.com, New Philadelphia, OH, March 27, 2019
Local history: Fink truss bridge once spanned Tuscarawas River at Dover
timesreporter.com, New Philadelphia, OH February 4, 2019
50 Tuscarawas Valley Treasures: Zoarville Station Bridge is one of a kind
The Times-Reporter, New Philadelphia, OH, Sept. 19, 2015
Camp Tuscazoar Foundation receives $27,450 grant
The Times-Reporter, New Philadelphia, OH, June 25, 2015


Our periodic newsletter – The Breeze

We assemble our news, event schedules, pictures and other information into a newsletter that our members receive by mail or e-mail.  You can view the current issue here, and check out recent back issues too.

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