Camping Committee

Your MCBSA Camping Committee exists to help you. Our monthly meeting is third Tuesday of each month at 7pm at the Council Service Center and all are welcome. We develop camping programs including summer camp at Quail Hill Scout Reservation and Forestburg Scout Reservation. Please see the camp websites for information about Cub Scout and Boy Scout summer camp programs.

For more information about the Camping Committee of Monmouth Council please contact James Phillips.

Camping forms are located on the Facilities and Camps page.

Learn about the Campbuilder Corps.

Learn about the Campmaster Corps.

DVOA Orienteering Event at Quail Hill

The Delaware Valley Orienteering Association will be hosting an Orienteering Event at Quail Hill Scout Reservation on Sunday March 19. The event is open to all Scouting units, families, and friends, as well as the general public.

Fore more information including registration information please see the flyer here: DVOA Flyer 3-19-17 or visit http://www.dvoa.org/.

Camping is also available that weekend. To reserve a campsite or cabin contact Marjorie Ramirez or visit http://qhsrcamp.org/camping.html.

Get Your Blue & Gold Placemats

We have printed placements for your Blue and Gold Banquet! The placements have a word search and some great information about Summer Camp Programs at Quail Hill. Placemats are 11″ x 17″ and are printed on blue paper and gold paper.

Placements can be ordered using the form below and then picked up at the Monmouth Council Service Center. Be sure to order enough for all your scouts as well as all your adults and parents attending your Blue & Gold Banquet.

If you’d prefer to print your own, click the file below and print on 11X17 paper. Enjoy!

Cub Placemat Order Form 2017

Cub Placemat 2017

Posted in Camping, Council Announcements

Camp Card and Career Card Sale 2017

Once again, Monmouth Council is offering the Camp Card sale as a fundraiser to units and Scouts. This year, the sale has expanded to offer Career Cards, as well, for our Explorers. This sale is a great opportunity for Scouts and Explorers to help cover costs associated with summer camp, trips, and trainings. These coupon booklets feature retailers such as Olive Garden, Modell’s and Shoprite. The sale will run from February 1st until June 30th.

Read more about the program and download materials on the Camp Card page.

If you are interested in more information about the sale, please contact Chris Quakenbush or Marjorie Ramirez.

Wilderness and Remote First Aid Course

Wilderness & Remote First AidTraining for Emergencies in Wilderness and Remote Environments

Whether you’re already an experienced outdoors person or a newer Scout leader, our Wilderness and Remote First Aid course gives you the skills you need to respond to an emergency when help may be delayed. It is valuable for anyone, and if you are taking Scouts on a high adventure trip such as Philmont, leaders are required to have this training.

This two day course is being offered on March 25th and 26th at the Colts Neck Community Center.
Further information is available on the course flyer and registration links below.

Space is limited and requires a minimum number of participants, sign up by March 11.