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2016 Summer Camp Reservations

Every summer thousands of Scouts from all over the region participate in the biggest event of their Scout year, summer camp. During June and July, all four of the Greater St. Louis Area Council’s camp properties come alive with Scouting fun, adventure and advancement opportunities.

Summer camp is where area Scouts gather once a year to make lifelong friends and memories while experiencing the great outdoors and developing valuable lasting skills.

Save your spot for 2016 summer camp! Registration links open for the following camps on October 15 at 9 a.m.:

Famous Eagle Register
Gamble Register
Lewallen Register
Swift Register
Catholic Adventure Week (July 26-August 1) Register
STEM (July 26-August 1) Register
LDS Week at Famous Eagle (June 13-18) Register
Webelos Week Long (Camp May) Register


Camp Staff – Application

The camp staff is an integral part of summer camp. The Greater St. Louis Area Council is looking for dedicated and passionate Scouts to serve on 2016 summer camp staff who can help provide a fun, positive experience for campers. Camp Staff also has the opportunity to earn a college scholarship worth up to $1,250.

Camp Staff interviews will take place on the following dates:

Dec. 22 & 23 Emerson Center, Beaumont Scout Reservation 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Dec. 22 Ritter Service Center (Cape Girardeau) 3-8 p.m.
Dec. 23 Southern Illinois Service Center 3-5 p.m.

Interested Scouts should bring a completed camp staff application with them to the interview. An interview reservation is not required. Please arrive any time during the interview schedule.


Every youth deserves the opportunity to attend summer camp, regardless of financial situation. Youth needing financial assistance for summer camp should fill out a campership application. Click here for the 2016 application.

Health Forms

Annual Health & Medical Form- Parts A & B (less than 72 hours)

Annual Health & Medical Form- Parts A, B & C (physical required)