Category: News

2022 Campership Application Now Available

Partial scholarships, or “camperships,” to attend summer camp at Rotary Scout Reservation are available to Scouts who have demonstrated financial need.  Camperships may be used to cover a portion of the Scout’s fee to attend camp, frequently in conjunction with other individual and unit fundraising opportunities. Click here to apply for a campership using our […]

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Join Our Team!

Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime?! We’re looking for outstanding leaders to join our summer camp team in 2022. Positions are available in program, food service, and unit support. Summer camp staff is a pinnacle Scouting experience destined to build memories and friendships that will last a lifetime. Full time staff (ages 16 and […]

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Join us for First Day Hike 2022!

Welcome the first day of the new year and the first day of Rotary Scout Reservation’s Centennial Celebration with a winter hike around camp!  Join a staff guided hike or follow your own trail.  Scouts of all ages and their families are welcome for this free event! Don’t forget your water bottle.  All participants will receive […]

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STEM Week Schedule Announced

Since 2014, we have expanded our commitment to STEM education with a dedicated STEM Week summer camp program.  During STEM Week, Scouts are able to take advantage of this unique opportunity to earn STEM themed merit badges and NOVA Awards not offered during the rest of the season. STEM Week 2021 will be held during […]

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Resident Camp COVID-19 Protocols

Safety is always our top priority at Scout camp, and we are committed to providing a safe, healthy, and fun experience for all of our campers, leaders, and staff.  We have developed special protocols to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 transmission at camp.  While waiting for the New York State Department of Health to release […]

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Merit Badge Program Schedule is Here!

The excitement of Scouts BSA summer camp is coming soon, and now Scouts can start planning their camp adventure.  The 2021 Daily Program Schedule is now available, featuring Trail to First Class for new campers; awesome older Scout programs such as COPE, BSA Lifeguard, Mile Swim, and Snorkeling; and over 45 merit badges, including new […]

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Campership Application Form Now Available

Partial scholarships, or “camperships,” to attend summer camp at Rotary Scout Reservation are available to Scouts who have demonstrated financial need.  Camperships may be used to cover a portion of the Scout’s fee to attend camp, frequently in conjunction with other individual and unit fundraising opportunities. Click here to apply for a campership using our […]

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Summer Camp Roundtable (2/22)

This week Governor Cuomo announced that summer camps should plan to open this year, which was exciting news and much appreciated after the extended uncertainty of last spring! The governor also indicated that there will be updated guidance arriving in the coming weeks from the state Department of Health, including testing protocol requirements.  While we eagerly […]

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Become a Counselor in Training

The Rotary Scout Reservation Counselor in Training Program is for 15 year old Scouts who are ready to take the next step in leadership, by learning how to counsel other Scouts in a fun, outdoor environment.  The two and a half week long training program allows half the day, each day, for the Scout’s own […]

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Join our team!

Are you ready for the best, most memorable job you’ll ever have? Working on summer camp staff is one of the ultimate Scouting experiences.  Open to applicants 16 years of age and over, summer camp staff is where bonds are made that last a lifetime.  Staff members are paid to share their knowledge, skills and […]

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