Camping

T. Brady Saunders

Finley-Albright

Cub Adventure Camp

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resident camps: Week Long Program Camping- Click Here

Short Term Camping: Heart of Virginia Council Scout Reservations
The Heart of Virginia council has a number of properties which provide opportunities for our scouting units to participate in short-term camping.  Consider coordinating a conservation project or volunteer hours to support our scout reservations! The properties support a range of camping styles, from large-scale events to leave-no-trace wilderness experiences.  These properties are available for use by any scouting unit, but reservations must be made in advance to ensure availability. Click Here

Short Term Camping: State Parks In Our District
Our district has 3 fantastic State Parks to utilize for cub, boy scout and venture adventures! Camping at these locations require reservations as well as payment of a per night fee.

Do not hesitate to call the parks directly to discuss the facilities with a local ranger and to find out about programs available. Consider coordinating a conservation project or volunteer hours to support our state parks!

Bear Creek Lake State Park 
http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/bear-creek-lake#general_information

326-acre state park located in Cumberland, Virginia It is a recreational and camping facility that surrounds an artificial 40-acre lake situated in the 16,000-acre Cumberland State Forest. The group campsite holds a maximum of 36 people.

Twin Lakes State Park
http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/twin-lakes#general_information

548-acre, historic park offers many cultural, environmental and recreational activities. Enjoy swimming, fishing, hiking, boating and lakeside picnicking. 

Powhatan State Park
www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/powhatan#cabins_camping
Located along the James River in Powhatan County. The park is 1,565 acres total with a 2-mile of riverfront. Day-use and overnight facilities on the James River with a group site large enough for accommodate up to 24 campers.