Let's Go Camping!

Supervised Camping Opportunities for Venturers, Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Families!

Suffolk County Council is committed to providing quality outdoor opportunities for all Scouts in the Council. Baiting Hollow Scout Camp is Suffolk County Council's only camp. The Council has invested many dollars and thousands of volunteer hours in an effort to improve our camp to better serve the 12,000 youth in our Council. We ask that you consider putting Baiting Hollow in your plans for 2015. Take the opportunity to bring your Troop or Pack home to Baiting Hollow this year.


REFUND POLICY: Refund policies vary by program. In all cases a non-refundable deposit is required. Please hover over the information icon on each reservation page to see the refund policy for that program. Refund requests must be made in writing to the Camp Director. Refund requests will only be accepted within two weeks of the end of the camping session. Refund request forms are available on request.


Key: Blue frame = Cub Scout Program (Ages 6-11)
Red frame = Boy Scout Program (Ages 11-18)
Green frame = Family Program

Brochures: Spring Day Camp for Cub Scouts      Spring Camp for Boy Scouts
Summer Camp Specialty Programs      Summer Day Camp for Cub Scouts
Science Day Camp for Cub Scouts      Ride the Bus to Baiting Hollow


infoShotgun Shooting Merit Badge Day The Scouts who are trying to earn the shotgun merit badge should have the following requirements filled out in the workbook: 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 1e, 1f (hunting laws), 1g, 1h,and 1iShotgun Shooting Merit Badge Day
Shotgun Shooting Merit Badge Day

June 13 to June 13

Fee: $65

SOLD OUT! 
infoCub Scout Shooting Sports Day Archery, BB Shooting, Catapults and Slingshots will be offered. Registration is limited to 48 Per Session (8:30-12:45 or 12:45-5:00)Cub Scout Shooting Sports Day
Cub Scouts Shooting Day 8:30 - 12:30

May 14 to May 14

Fee: $20

 
infoThe Spring Course is full, but check back this summer for the Fall Course.Climbing Merit Badge Day
Climbing Merit Badge Day

June 12 to June 12

Fee: $35

SOLD OUT! 
infoCUB DAY CAMP AT BAITING HOLLOW: This summer, Baiting Hollow Scout Camp will host another exciting nine weeks of day camp! Join us for a week or the whole summer and participate in many different things while you are there. No two weeks are exactly alike! The day camp program starts at 8:30 AM and concludes at 4:00 PM Before and after care is available at NO additional cost! Lunch and snack are included. Baiting Hollow Scout Camp offers an exciting and fun-packed program. For BB shooting and Archery, our trained shooting sports instructors have safety as their top priority while the boys complete the requirements for their Archery and BB Belt Loop. Waterfront activities at Baiting Hollow include swimming, boating and a day at the beach. All campers are swim tested and only allowed to swim in the area that meets their ability. For science, campers will get messy while doing fun experiments. In addition, each camper will complete a different project each week during their sessions at arts and crafts. Games and sports will help teach the boys about rules and team-work, which are important life lessons for social interaction. Lastly, see who can be the fastest to the top of our 32 foot climbing wall. Cub Scout Day Camp at BHSC
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 1

June 27 to July 1

Fee: $310

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 2

July 5 to July 8

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 3

July 11 to July 15

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 4

July 18 to July 22

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 5

July 25 to July 29

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 6

August 1 to August 5

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 7

August 8 to August 12

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 8

August 15 to August 19

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
Cub Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 9

August 22 to August 26

Fee: $285 before June 1
$310 after

 
infoCUB ADVENTURE CAMP AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS: Cub Scout Day Camp is an adventurous time for Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Webelos. It is a week filled with lots of exciting activities including archery, swimming, crafts, sports, nature, science and much more. Experience all of the summer fun and excitement that awaits you at Cub Adventure Day Camp. Come, be part of a great adventure this summer and learn cool stuff, make new friends and have lots of FUN. Cub Adventure Day Camp offers the fullest outdoor programs available and all locations and programs have received national accreditation ratings from the Boy Scouts of America. If you have experienced the fun and excitement of Cub Adventure Day Camp before, then WELCOME BACK. If you have not attended Cub Adventure Day Camp, then this is your chance to join in on the fun and be a part of the greatest experience Scouting has to offer. Cub Adventure Day Camp starts at 9:00 AM and concludes at 4:00 PM. Before and after care is available for an additional $25 per camper. Before care begins at 8:00 AM and after care is until 5:00 PM. There is an additional discount each week you attend after the first week. Cub Adventure Day Camp (Various Locations)
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Hoyt Farm, Week 1

July 11 to July 15

Fee: $260 before June 1
$285 after

 
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Tanner Park, Copiague, Week 2

July 18 to July 22

Fee: $260 before June 1
$285 after

 
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Tanner Park, Copiague, Week 3

July 25 to July 29

Fee: $260 before June 1
$285 after

 
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Centerport Beach, Week 4

August 1 to August 5

Fee: $260 before June 1
$285 after

 
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Centerport Beach, Week 5

August 8 to August 12

Fee: $260 before June 1
$285 after

 
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Centerport Beach, Week 6

August 15 to August 19

Fee: $260 before June 1
$285 after

 
Cub Scout Adventure Camp at Hoyt Farm, Week 7

August 17 to August 21

Fee: $275

 
infoCUB-PARENT WEEKENDS: This summer there will be six action-packed weekends for you and your son to attend. These weekends allow you and your son to spend quality time together, away from the television, video games and other distractions. The schedule for the weekend is very accommodating. Please plan to arrive at 1:00 PM on Saturday. When you arrive you will have many activities from which to choose. You can go swimming or boating on Lake Arrowhead, hike some trails, shoot archery or BB guns, or climb to the top of our 32-foot climbing wall. After dinner you can participate in a camp wide activity and then head to the campfire. Cub-Parent Weekends
Cub-Parent
Weekend 1

July 16 to July 17

Fee: $40 per person

 
Cub-Parent
Weekend 2

July 23 to July 24

Fee: $40 per person

 
Cub-Parent
Weekend 3

July 30 to July 31

Fee: $40 per person

 
Cub-Parent
Weekend 4

August 6 to August 7

Fee: $40 per person

 
infoEXTENDED WEEKENDS Extended Weekends
Extended
Cub-Parent
Weekend 1

July 8 to July 10

Fee: $55 per person

 
Extended
Cub-Parent
Weekend 2

August 21 to August 23

Fee: $50 per person

 
Cub Resident Camp at Baiting Hollow

August 21 to August 25

Fee: $315 before June 1
$340 after

 
infoCUB SCOUT SCIENCE DAY CAMP at BHSC Science Day Camp at BHSC
Cub Scout Science Day Camp at Baiting Hollow

August 15 to August 19

Fee: $310 before June 1
$335 after

 
infoBOY SCOUT DAY CAMP: Boy Scout Day Camp is for Boy Scouts who need to work in a concentrated way on a small number of merit badges. If you want to experience overnight camping, sign up for Boy Scout Provisional Camp, instead. There is an additional discount each week you attend after the first week. Boy Scout Day Camp
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 1

June 27 to July 1

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 2

July 5 to July 8

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 3

July 11 to July 15

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 4

July 18 to July 22

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 5

July 25 to July 29

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 6

August 1 to August 5

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 7

August 8 to August 12

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 8

August 15 to August 19

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
Boy Scout Day Camp at Baiting Hollow, Week 9

August 22 to August 26

Fee: $285 before May 1
$310 after

 
infoBOY SCOUT RISING SUN CAMP: A Scout may attend camp at Baiting Hollow this summer even if his troop is not camping. Be part of our Rising Sun Troop where the camp provides the adult leadership. A Scout may attend by himself, or with his patrol and will have the opportunity to do all of the programs that a troop would do. The Rising Sun camp also allows Scouts to return for more than one week of camp during the summer. Rising Sun camp is offered for five weeks during the summer. There is an additional discount each week you attend after the first week. Boy Scout Rising Sun Camp
Boy Scout Rising Sun Camp, Week 1

July 10 to July 16

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
Boy Scout Rising Sun Camp, Week 2

July 17 to July 23

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
Boy Scout Rising Sun Camp, Week 3

July 24 to July 30

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
Boy Scout Rising Sun Camp, Week 4

July 31 to August 6

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
Boy Scout Rising Sun Camp, Week 5

August 7 to August 13

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
infoCOPE & Climbing Camp COPE & Climbing Camp
COPE Climbing Camp (Minimum Age 13)

August 14 to August 19

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
infoBOY SCOUT BRIDGE CAMP: Bridge camp is a provisional program for Scouts who have just bridged over from Webelos. During the day you will be involved with our Brownsea first-year camper program. At night, you will be in your own campsite with other Scouts your own age. You will have a chance to work on Totin Chip, Fireman Chit, Baiting Hollow naturalist and participate in all of the other camp programs. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to work on your first merit badge. Bridge Camp
Boy Scout Bridge Camp

June 26 to July 1

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
infoTRAIL TO EAGLE CAMP: If you are at least First Class, 13 years old and need help with some of the required merit badges, then our Trail to Eagle camp is just your speed. During the week, counselors will be available for all the Eagle required merit badges. Some badges require 3 months worth of work and have requirements that must be completed and worked on before arriving at camp. PLAN EARLY. One of the highlights of the week is the opportunity to meet your District Advancement Chairman and review some of your plans with him. One evening during the week is spent discussing Eagle Scout Service Projects and the Eagle Application. You are working on the highest award in Scouting - no shortcuts will be taken during camp. Be Prepared. Your parents are invited to the closing banquet on Friday night to witness your accomplishments. Trail to Eagle
Boy Scout Eagle Camp

August 21 to August 26

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after

 
infoBOY SCOUT SCIENCE CAMP Science Camp
Boy Scout Science Camp (Minimum Age 12)

August 14 to August 19

Fee: $370 before May 1
$395 after

 
infoCOUNSELOR IN TRAINING (CIT) PROGRAM: Enroll as a CIT if you are at least 14 years old by July 1, 2015. Half your day will be spent working next to experienced staff members, getting a hands-on look at the camp programs. The second half of your day will be spent on individual advancement and achievements including an opportunity to work on merit badges. Individuals who graduate from the CIT program will then have the opportunity to be considered for placement as a member of our Junior Staff Intern Program. If selected, Scouts can continue their training at no cost and spend the remainder of the summer working with our camp staff. Counselor In Training
Boy Scout Counselor in Training Program

June 25 to July 16

Fee: $395

 
infoFAMILY CAMP: Family Camp is an opportunity for the whole family to enjoy all that Baiting Hollow has to offer. This is a great event for first time campers and seasoned campers alike. It is a time for tent campers and RV campers. Lots of activities for all. Bring your own food. Coffee and cold drinks are available at the evening programs. We have a Chicken Barbecue Dinner on Sunday $7.00 per person. There is a $20.00 fee for use of Baiting Hollow tents. Sites are assigned based on the size of the group camping at check in. Family Camp
Family Camp - Memorial Day Weekend

May 27 to May 30

Fee: $95

  
Family Camp - Independence Day Weekend

July 1 to July 4

Fee: $95

  
Family Camp - Labor Day Weekend

September 2 to September 5

Fee: $95

  
infoField Sports Camp Field Sports Camp
Field Sports Camp (Minimum Age 12)

June 26 to July 1

Fee: $370 before May 1
$395 after

 
infoAquatics CampAquatics Camp
Aquatics Camp

August 14 to August 19

Fee: $340 before May 1
$365 after