Scouts BSA Camping Programs

Summer Resident Camp

Camp Royaneh

    4600 Scanlon Road, Cazadero, CA  95421
Camp Royaneh is a BSA Nationally-Accredited Scout Camp located in a beautiful coastal Redwood forest near Guerneville and the Russian River resort area of Sonoma County.

Eagle Requirement Camp

Held during the first week of Summer at Camp Royaneh, Eagle Requirement Camp is a special provisional Scout Summer Camp experience focusing on the merit badges required for Eagle Scout rank. Even though the focus of the camp is advancement, there will be ample opportunities for other activities and a few other merit badge choices as well.  Register for this special camp event at the link below, and prepare to have fun in the sun!

Week One of Summer Camp (June 16-22, 2019) @ Camp Royaneh

Wente Scout Reservation

    5401 Canyon Road, Willits, CA  95490
Wente Scout Reservation is a BSA Nationally-Accredited Scout camp with its own scenic 80-acre lake located in the rolling hills above the city of Willits in Mendocino County.

Horse Camp at the Rising W Corral - - - NEW!

This brand-new 72-hr camp program is for Scout youth that want to gain knowledge and experience with horses and horseback riding, along with our talented WSR wrangler staff.  Two sessions are held during August at the Rising W Corral on Wente Scout Reservation in the beautiful Mendocino hills outside Willits, CA.

Experience western riding on our extensive trail network, gain knowledge of horse handling and animal care, and enjoy traditional evening Summer Camp activities like swimming, boating and climbing.  This is a great camp for horse lovers who have some basic knowledge, and are looking to jump in to gain real corral experience.  Register at the links below:

Session #1 @ WSR - August 4-7, 2019

Session #2 @ WSR - August 7-10, 2019

Mountain Bike Camp at Wente Scout Reservation - - - NEW!

This brand-new 72-hr camp program is for Scout youth that want to gain knowledge and experience with mountain-bike riding and maintenance, along with our talented WSR mtn-bike staff.  Two sessions are held during August at the Hilltop Mountain Biking Center on Wente Scout Reservation in the beautiful Mendocino hills outside Willits, CA.

Experience riding on our extensive trail network, gain knowledge of bike maintenance and trail development, improve your pump-track skills, and enjoy traditional evening Summer Camp activities like swimming, boating and climbing.  This is a great camp for mountain biking lovers who have some knowledge and are looking to jump in to gain serious experience.  Register at the links below:

Session #1 @ WSR - August 4-7, 2019

Session #2 @ WSR - August 7-10, 2019

 

Provisional Camping

Provisional Camping is for Scout youth who are unable to attend the regular Summer Camp week with their own Troop or Crew, or those who wish to attend a different or extra week of Summer Camp. Provisional Camping is available each week at Camp Royaneh and Wente Scout Reservation. Scouts will select the Camp and Week(s) to attend and send in an application with their full Camp fee. All boys must be registered in the Boy Scouts of America and bring a properly-completed BSA Annual Health & Medical form (Parts ABC).

Once arriving at Camp Sunday afternoon, the Scouts will check-in from 1-3pm and paired with their host Troop and campsite. Those wishing to be paired with another Troop from their own area before the camp week may contact the Council Camping Dept. after submitting their Provisional Camper application to enquire about Troops from their area attending camp the same week.

Contact the Camping Dept Admin @ (510) 577-9218 for more information.

 

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

  

Take your leadership skills to the next level!  National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is a high-energy week of fun activities including advanced leadership training, outdoor skills, and team-building.  NYLT is open to all Scouts BSA youth who are at least First Class rank, 13 years of age and completed 8th grade, as well as Venturing Scouts.  These courses are very popular, so sign-up early at the link below!

National Youth Leadership Training - June 16-22, 2019 at Rancho Los Mochos

 

Shooting Sports Opportunities

There are numerous opportunities for Boy Scouts to participate in Shooting Sports throughout the year. From the relaxed atmosphere of shooting sports days where Scouts can practice at their leisure, to Shooting Sports Merit Badge days, where Scouts pick one discipline to work on, to Shooting Sports Weekend where Scouts rotate through every Shooting Discipline during a weekend campout. Click to find out more information on Shooting Sports activities.

 

Exploration Camp

Held during the Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter School Breaks at the Youth Leadership Training Center in San Leandro.  Full-day hobby, personal interest and life-skill sessions for boys & girls ages 11-17.  Sessions utilize the various Boy Scout Merit Badge program topics, and currently-registered Boy Scouts may complete requirements toward the corresponding Merit Badge.  Please see the current availability of sessions scheduled on our website calendar during those School Break periods.

 

Klondike Derby

The Achewon Nimat Lodge of the Order of the Arrow invites all Troops, Crews, and Ships to this exciting Winter outing in the snowcapped Sierra Mountains. For more information, please see the link below.  Fun and games in the snow await you!

http://achewonnimat.org/OA282_Klondike.html

SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

1001 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577-1514

phone: (510) 577-9000

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 5:00pm (Mon - Fri) 
 

SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

1001 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577-1514

phone: (510) 577-9000

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 5:00pm (Mon - Fri)