Camping Challenge: WGN Morning News Visits Camp Bullfrog Lake

Last week we invited the early crew at WGN Morning News out to Camp Bullfrog Lake for a five-round camping challenge. Erin McElroy and Demetrius Ivory took on Marcus Leshock and Lourdes Duarte in archery, tent pitching, campfire building, canoe racing and tetherball. And it didn’t always go so well…


Watch the two part challenge below and don’t forget that fall is a perfect time to #CampInCook. Learn more at


Part One: Early crew takes on camping competition


Part Two: The camping competition continues

Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County