Camp Lowden History

Camp Lowden has a rich and wonderful history. All camp history content has been moved to its own Web site,

Web Site History

  • 2001 - The original Camp Lowden Web site was founded by Brian Habing, a former staff member, as a way to honor the camp as well as former staff members.

  • 2003 - Former staff member Steve Sarver worked with Brian to transfer ownership and control of the domain name to Blackhawk Area Council. Steve then became the Webmaster.

  • 2003 - The site was redesigned by students at Northern Illinois University as part of a class project. Steve then integrated their end product into the site that Brian developed.

  • 8/27/2003 - The site was approved by Blackhawk Area Council as the official Web site of Camp Lowden, BSA.

  • Today - the Camp Lowden Web site is managed under guidelines set forth by the Boy Scouts of America and Blackhawk Area Council.