Tom Wagner Ken Sichler Carmen Huneke
Camp Director Program Director Asst. Program Director
 twagner@baltimorebsa.org   kjsichler@gmail.com   chuneke45@gmail.com 

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Program Areas

  Aquatics

  • Pool and the Pier
  • Hands-on swim instruction based on BSA Swimmer Ability group
  • Many Scouts leave at a higher swim level than they came in

  Shooting Sports

  • BB Guns
  • Archery
  • Slingshot
  • State of the Art BB Range
  • Action BB/Archery/Slingshot challenges
  • BSA Shooting Sports Award can be earned
  • Create a masterpiece at our paintball slingshot range

  Nature

  • NEW Nature Hikes through Camp Saffran
  • NEW Explore creeks and trails for native wildlife
  • Get muddy!
  • Enjoy our bamboo forest and make walking sticks
  • Learn about Broad Creek's geography and geology
  • Important outdoors and hiking skills

  STEM Discovery

  • NEW "Bill Nye-style" science activities and experiments
  • Includes demonstrations and hands-on activities
  • Educational through activities that are both very visually and physically impressive (read: explosions and that kind of stuff)
  • Sure to be a new favorite!

  Scoutcraft

  • Fire-building and delicious dessert cooking as always!
  • Scout Skills, such as orienteering, knots, first aid, and more!
  • More details to come

  COPE for Cubs

  • NEW program area to teach team building and leadership
  • Based on Project COPE that older Boy Scout's participate in, as well as other successful team-building curriculums that are proven effective and fun for cub scout age-kids
  • Low-ropes team building games and challenges- kids will be having so much fun they won't even know they're developing their leadership skills
  • More details to come

 

Free Time Activities

  Program Area Free Time

  • Many of our program areas will be open again during free time!
  • Pool - Open swim at Olympic Size pool with all our pool toys and games
  • STEM - BSA NOVA awards
  • Nature - All your favorite animals are back for you to visit, hold, and even help feed
  • Shooting Sports - Free shoot and action shoot at all three of our ranges!

  The Pier

  • Always a Cub Camp favorite... if not THE favorite!
  • New schedule allows you to spend as much time at the Pier as you always have, despite not being part of rotation
  • Boating & Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Water Sports
  • Pier Warrior Battles and Beaver Attacks!!

  Sports

  • Bouldering Wall
  • NEW Re-designed Adventure Bike Course (we provide helmets and bikes)
  • Obstacle Course
  • GaGa Ball!
  • Basketball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Field Sports

  Scoutcrafts and Handicrafts

  • Leatherworking
  • Gimp
  • Knot-tying
  • Famous Popsicle Stick Art
  • Lashing and handiwork

  Evening Program

  • Pool Party and Luau with music, snacks, swimming and more!
  • S'mores Campfire
  • Flag Retirement
  • Open program areas

 

Other Program

  Project M.O.O.S.E.

One of our biggest attractions! Read more on the Project MOOSE page 

  Closing Party & Songfest

  • Big party to closeout the session
  • Another Cub Camp tradition and major attraction that everyone looks forward to
  • Live band performance (really... just look at the picture!)
  • Hilarious skits and songs
  • Time for kids to go crazy and just have fun!
  • Finishes with our closing slideshow

  Adult Program

  • At Cub Camp, adults are campers too! Your job is to have fun with your son, family and Pack!
  • Adult training is also offered for free and open to all Adults who are interested
  • BALOO, Youth Protection, Cubmaster Specifics, First Aid, and more
  • IOLS offered during Webelos Week
  • NEW "Informal" trainings to help you improve your pack's scouting experience- including sessions on fundraising, recruitment, running Pack/Den Meetings, bringing the "Oest spirit" to your pack, and organizing the committee

  Opening Campfire

  • NEW Amphitheater style campfire ring with stadium lighting and ample seating
  • Enjoy a fun superheroes skit and meet the staff
  • Followed by a kick-off party to start the session

 

2017 Calendar:

2018 BS Summer Camp

2018 CS Summer Camp

Nov 1 - Campership Application Opens

Nov 4 - Orienteering Day

Nov 18 - BC Alumni Thanksgiving Dinner

Nov 24-26 - Camp Closed - Thanksgiving

Dec 22-24 - Camp Closed - Christmas

Dec 30 - Camp Closed - Jingle Bell Beaver Day - Register Now

2018 Calendar:

Mar 15 - Campership Applications Closed

Mar 30-1 - Camp Closed - Easter

Apr 15 - BS Early Bird Discount Closed

May 15 - Cub Scout Early Bird Discount Closed

May 25-27 - Camp Closed - Memorial Day

Jun 1 - Camp Closed for Summer Camp

Aug 20 - Camp Opens for Weekend Camp

Aug 31-2 - Camp Closed - Labor Day

Nov 23-25 - Camp Closed - Thanksgiving

Dec 21-23 - Camp Closed - Christmas

Dec 29 - Camp Closed - Jingle Bell Beaver Day