Camp Properties Provided by Oregon Trail Council
The beautiful camps are available for unit camping year-round and provided by your generous Friends of Scouting donations. Each has various features and resources. Some are drive-in with Adirondack cabins. Some are hike-in and more primitive camping. Please complete the form to check availability.
Camp Baker - Map
Camp Baker Summer Camp
Our flagship camp located on a peninsula on Siltcoos Lake just outside the coastal town of Florence, Oregon. Camp Baker has been serving Scouting and western Oregon for 50 years with a high-caliber open program. Troops come from as far away as eastern Oregon, Montana, Washington, Idaho and California. 17 great meals are served from the Kenneth Ford Dining Hall. Camp Baker is a popular destination for outdoor schools, church groups and family reunions. Wheelchair-accessible campsites and cabins are available. For weekend camping, campsites are available for troops to use on a reservation basis. Four sites have Adirondack-style 3-sided wooden shelters.
Camp Melakwa - Map
Camp Melakwa Summer Camp
Located at the crest of the Cascade Mountains near McKenzie Bridge, this camp offers high mountain adventure to the troops and teams who want a "real trail" experience. The Scouts do their own cooking and there is a full range of Scout advancement and program available. Camp may be reserved for unit overnight use in early fall at no charge.
Marion Mooney Scout Ranch - Map
555 Suicide Creek Road, Roseburg, OR - 580 acres featuring rolling hills, beautiful meadows, a stream, a program shelter and latrines. The ranch is west of Winston on Highway 42. Great camping and hiking. New flush toilets and 12 Adirondack cabin sleeping shelters.
Camp Kitson - Map
50308 Hills Creek Rd, Oakridge, OR 97463 (using Google Maps, this address will get you to the turn-off)
Near Hills Creek Reservoir outside Oakridge, Kitson is a 160-acre camp ideal for weekend camping. You can drive right to the campsite. There are 9 Adirondack cabin shelters (sleeps 4 each), a program shelter, many tent sites, and a pit latrine. Please bring your own water. Bring firewood. There are also stacks of firewood for your use. More logs are stacked between trees and ready to split if you're feeling strong. Be safe!
40576 Little Fall Creek Road, Fall Creek, OR. Using Google Maps, this address will take you to the gated entrance. This primitive campsite is located on the Little Fall Creek east of Jasper in partnership with Weyerhaeuser. Pick up the gate key at the council office the week of the campout and return it by the next Tuesday. The campsite offers open and wooded areas for camping and river access. Bring your own water. One kybo is available. There is one fire ring. Bring your own firewood. No fires during dry summer months. Leave no trace. To enter, look under the gate house to find which is the Scout lock, pull gate pin, and lock gate after yourself. Use caution if the ground is wet and soggy and this may limit vehicles and trailers. Don’t get stuck. Limit parking on main road. Do not drive to back of the property. If you need help or have additional questions, the volunteer caretaker for Weyerhaeuser Woods is Eugene Reynolds 541-954-6777.
Camp Sal-Holm - Map
A few miles east of Lakeside, Oregon on Ten Mile Lake is Camp Sal-Holm available for hike-in camping. Use this Goolge Map location to find the gated entrance. About a 2-hour drive from Eugene, this little camp is a lesser-know spot for good patrol method opportunities. There are several campsites and trails all leading to a waterfront dock.
Camp Murnane - Map
[Under forest work construction currently. See below.] Located 15 miles west of Eugene, Camp Murnane is an excellent location for weekend camping and skill development. Latrines and a huge program shelter make this easy to get to camp a great destination for Scout craft development, camporee training, merit badge instruction and more.
Harvest work is complete, but camp remains closed for re-vegetation work until summer of 2019 most likely. Updates will be published as it develops. Your patience is appreciated. Note that Camp Kitson, near Oakridge, suffered no damage from the storm and is ready to serve your Scouts. Work is also being done at Weyerhaeuser Woods, a primitive camp near Little Fall Creek, to better serve weekend campers.