Scouts BSA Summer Camp


Message from the Director:

I would like to introduce our Program Director for this year, Kalvin Russell.

PreSwim check will be in March and April.  I will be doing one per district.

Prices: Scouts are $375 and adults are $180.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call or text me at

219-344-2225 or email at  

Yours in Scouting,

Matthew V McClure


Are you interested in working at Scouts BSA Summer Camp?   

Next round of Staff interviews will be:
Time: Feb 24, 2024 05:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) - Zoom Link Here

Time: Feb 25, 2024 05:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) - Zoom Link Here

We are still looking for program staff for:
Aquatics, Archery, Blacksmithing, Outdoor Skills, E&B

Support Staff: 
Dining Hall, Ranger Staff (must be 21 and over), Trading Post

Please apply first before coming to the interview.  Be in your Scout Uniform.  

 Click here for more information and to apply online.


Make sure your entire unit has up-to-date health forms.

To view the forms, please download the PDF below.  


All Leaders and Adults must email a completed background check from one of the following to Camp Director Matt McClure at

For State of Michigan Residents

Request for Central Registry Clearance-BCHS-Camps 001

For Nonpermanent Residents

Please use the form below "HOW TO OBTAIN CLEARANCES FOR OTHER STATES EMPLOYEES AND VOLUNTEERS" to find your state and click the links provided for your state of residence.


File Name Description
2024 Camp Schedule and Merit Badges Download
2024 Leaders Guide Download
BSA Health Form Download
Camp Tamarack map Download
Campership Application submit to Dawn Eddins at Download
Council Refund Policy Download
HOW TO OBTAIN CLEARANCES FOR OTHER STATES EMPLOYEES AND VOLUNTEERS Camp organizations are required to complete background (MCL 722.115d) and central registry child abuse/neglect (MCL 722.119) clearances for prospective staff members whose permanent address is not listed as Michigan. A valid driver’s license or state identification document will be used to verify permanent address. Employees and volunteers, without regard to compensation, are held to the same background and central registry clearance standard. Download
How to register for events Download