Winter Camp

February 17th to February 21st, 2020

Baitng Hollow Scout Camp offers both Scouts BSA and Cub Scouts the chance for camp fun all year long!

CUB SCOUT WINTER DAY CAMP

Day Camp at Baiting Hollow Scout Camp is the perfect way for your kids to spend their school recess. Don't let your Scouts spend the entire vacation laying around playing video games! Enroll them in the Day Camp program at Baiting Hollow Scout Camp and let them enjoy indoor and outdoor activities, arts & crafts, electives, and much more! Their days will be active, fun, and filled with memorable moments shared with new friends. The program runs from 8:30am to 4:00 pm with early drop off and late pick up provided at no additional charge.  Hot lunch and snack will be served everyday and is included in the price. 

The price is $325 per Cub Scout.

Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register early.

AGAIN IN 2020 - Busing is available for Cub Scout Winter Day Camp!!!

The bus will pick-up and drop-off campers each day at the following locations: (PLEASE NOTE - Times are approximate.)

  • Park & Ride Exit 49 - LIE North Service Road, Melville  AM pick-up: 7:00 AM, PM drop-off: 5:30 PM                                 
  •  Park & Ride Exit 53  - LIE South Service Road, Brentwood   AM pick-up: 7:15 AM, PM drop-off: 5:15 PM       
  • Park & Ride Exit 58 -  LIE North Service Road, Islandia  AM pick-up: 7:30 AM, PM drop-off: 5:00 PM  
  • Target Shopping Center - 2975 Horseblock Road, Medford AM pick-up: 7:45 AM, PM drop-off: 4:45 PM      

The fee for riding the bus to camp is $60 per camper for the week.                     

For a copy of our Cub Scout registration flyer, click here.

Scouts currently registered as Lion Cubs CANNOT attend Winter Day Camp, but will be able to participate in Day Camp for the first time during the Summer of 2020. Please see our Summer Camp pages for more information.  

To register online for Cub Scout Winter Day Camp today, click here!

 

SCOUTS BSA WINTER CAMP

There will be merit badge classes and open time activities. Scouts will sleep in heated cabins. All meals will be prepared and served in the Dining Hall. The Trading Post will be stocked with snacks, Scouting items and camp souvenirs. Winter Camp 2020 will have a Safety / Emergency Preparedness theme. Merit Badges being offered are all related to the theme.

The following badges will be offered at Winter Camp 2020: 

  • Chess
  • Fire Safety
  • First Aid
  • Public Health
  • Scouting Heritage
  • Search & Rescue
  • Signs, Signals & Codes
  • Traffic Safety

Merit badges offered with pre-requisites needed are:

  • Crime Prevention (reqs #2 & #4B)
  • Emergency Preparedness (reqs #1, #2C, #6C, #8B)
  • Photography (req #1B)
  • Safety (req #1)    

Merit Badge books will NOT be available for purchase at camp. Be sure to purchase the needed books at the Scout Shop before coming to camp.

In addition to merit badge classes, we will have presentations and activities related to the theme. The Fire Department, Police Department, Sheriff's K-9 unit, Department of Health, PSE&G Long Island and the Search and Rescue group are all scheduled to visit us during the week. Topics include electrical safety, fire prevention, Public Health, and First Aid. The week will end with a camp-wide Search and rescue drill that will challenge all of our Scouts.

The price is $350 per Scout.

Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register early.
For a copy of our Scout registration flyer, click here.

To register online for Scouts BSA Winter Camp today, click here!