Scout Camps USA
NEW Third Edition - A Guide to BSA Camps, Camping & High Adventure
The Scouter's Unofficial Guide to Nearly 
800 BSA Scout Camps, Ranches, Reservations, 
Aquatics Bases, High Adventure Bases, and 
Cub Worlds across the Nation - all 50 States! 
The Third Edition of Scout Camps USA now 
includes: 170+ Scout's Choice Destinations 
(Annual Must-Visit Troop Favorites), 60+ 
Military Installation Camping Opportunities, 
Over a Dozen All-New Articles of Interest to 
Scouters and Youth Group Leaders (Especially 
Frugal Leaders), Fully Revised Full-Color 
Locator Maps, and Much, Much More! All in all, 
352 Pages Packed Full of the Exact Information 
that Every Scouter Wants, the Vital Details 
that Every New Scouter Needs, the Scoop on Cam-
ping and Program Opportunities at BSA Camps that 
Every non-BSA Youth Group Leader Wishes They Knew!
And - it's All in One Book!

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About Scout Camps USA  Order Scout Camps USA online  Camp Tour 2001  Virtual Camp - Merit Badge Resource  Find Scout Camps USA locally  Your Camp Comments and Reviews  Tour a Camp with Scout Camps USA!  A Note to Girl Scout Leaders  Earn a Cool Patch!
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All-New 3rd Edition

Scout Camps USA
Third Edition!
New - Improved - Expanded
352 Pages! Color Maps!
All-New Articles!
"A Super-Collection of
Hard to Find Information"

The original Scout Camps USA listed, described, cross-referenced, and mapped over 400 National Boy Scout and Local Council Summer Camps, Reservations, Ranches, Aquatics Bases, High Adventure Bases and destinations throughout the United States.

The Second Edition added reader-requested features, including Short-Term and Cub Camp Listings, Military Camping Opportunities, Articles, Full-Color Maps, At-a-Glance Charts, Camp Tour Narratives, & Photographs.

The All-New Third Edition of Scout Camps USA expands and improves on all these features and adds much, much more!

! ! NEW ! ! The all-new Third Edition is the ultimate Scouter's Atlas, now including...

  • NEW! 173 Scout's Choice Destinations
  • 409 Updated Listings for Summer Camps
  • 296 Updated Listings for Short-Term Camps
  • 68 Updated Listings for Cub World-Type Camps
  • 337 Summer Camps with Short-Term Camping
  • Scout-Friendly Military Bases
  • Aquatics Bases, Ranches, High Adventure Bases
  • Council Addresses, Websites & Phone Numbers
  • NEW! Improved At-a-Glance Charts
  • NEW! 279 BSA Camps open to Non-BSA Youths
  • NEW! 148 Programs open to Non-BSA Youths
  • 50 IMPROVED Full-Color Camp Locator State Maps
  • NEW! List & Map of Historic Naval Ships
  • NEW! Historic Naval Ships Article
  • NEW! Camp Tour Narratives
  • NEW! Zion National Park Article
  • NEW! New Advertiser Offers for Scouts
  • NEW! Dozens of Advertisers Spotted on Maps
  • NEW! MORE Cross-References & Indices
  • NEW! Show Caves & Caving Articles
  • NEW! Canadian High Adventure Articles
  • NEW! Collecting Camp Patches Article
  • NEW! How to Build an Orienteering Program
  • NEW! Adirondack Park Articles
  • NEW! How to Buy Canoes
  • NEW! How to Save $$$ on Essential Gear
  • 352 Pages of Information You'll Find Indispensable!
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Scout Camps USA
The Website!
Already Unique & Useful
Now Expanded & Improved!

Camp Tours - Virtual Camp
Web-only Articles - Camp Comments

Over a half-million visitors to Scout Camps USA's website have enjoyed our Camp Tours, Camp Comments, and the Virtual Camp with its Merit Badge resources.

Now, there's more to enjoy! Concurrent with the release of Scout Camps USA - Third Edition, page by page, we're unveiling our updated website, our new look, new resources, and new content!

Coming in October, a new website debuts:
Destinations, Treks, Tours, Adventures throughout the nation, coast-to-coast, the lower 48, Alaska and Hawaii, and beyond. Youth Group Adventure - it's a where-to-go, what-to-do guide for youth group leaders of all types - church, social, school, Scouts (girls & boys), young teens, older teens -- any youth group will find useful info for trip and trek planning, choosing outfitters, buying gear, and more!

Camp Comments - Read Others - Write Your Own!

Read what Scouters say about another camp,or tell the world what your camp experience was like.
Your Camp Comments

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