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2018 Summer Camp Directors Announced

While next summer may seem a long way off, we’re getting ready for a great season with the appointment of Jake Evans (above left) and Todd Weidner as 2018 summer camp directors. Evans will return for his second season as Camp Director at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation after a successful first summer in this role...

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Now Hiring for Summer Camp Staff!

The New Birth of Freedom Council is currently seeking the following seasonal staff positions for Hidden Valley Scout Reservation and Camp Tuckahoe.  Food service staff are not required to live at the camp.  All positions start in early June and end in mid-August.  Room and board is included.
Business Manager – Minimum age 21 Food Service ...

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Climbing Instructor Course

New Birth of Freedom Council will be running a Climbing Instructor class over two weekends for registered adults aged 18 years and older. The cost of the course will be $40 per participant to cover the cost of food, materials, and facilities for both weekends. Class size is limited to 12 participants. Successful completion of both...

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2019 World Scout Jamboree – July 22 to August 2, 2019

Host Vs Contingent This is the first World Jamboree hosted in the United States since 1967. The 2019 World Jamboree will be run by the Jamboree Delivery Team (JDT) which will consist of top leadership from Canada, Mexico and the United States. Unit Information and Registration All troops/crews will be made up of 40 participants,...

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Strategic Planning and Council Properties

Dear Scouters, Of the many services provided by the New Birth of Freedom Council to our members, most people would agree that our camps and the programs available at these facilities are among the most important things we do as a council. We operate four properties that are used for camping (Camp Tuckahoe, Hidden Valley...

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Sign up for Philmont Trek 2018

Philmont Scout Ranch is the Boy Scouts of America’s largest national High Adventure Base. Its 34 staffed camps and 55 trail camps provide an unforgettable adventure in the high country along hundreds of miles of rugged, rocky trails.  Visit official site The New Birth of Freedom Council sends a council contingent to Philmont annually –...

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2017 Wilderness Survival Weekend

Hidden Valley Scout Reservation invites Boy Scouts and Venturers to participate in the Wilderness Survival Weekend on October 27-29, 2017. Participants may complete requirements for Wilderness Survival Merit Badge and enjoy a weekend of fun! Upon arrival, Units must check in at Camp Headquarters.
You will need to provide your Unit Roster by patrol. Friday,...

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Halloween Day

This year’s theme is Camp Tuckahoe School of Wizardry!
Fall Fun & Festivities for the Whole Family is on October 28th from 11:45 AM – 8:00 PM at Camp Tuckahoe. Halloween Day is a wonderful way to spend an autumn Saturday with the kids and your Cub Scout Pack on the grounds at one of...

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Year-Round Camping Reservations

Year-round reservations for Camp Tuckahoe, Hidden Valley Scout Reservation, Camp Conewago, and Wizard Scout Ranch are now live! Have your dates and cabin information already compiled so that you can easily input it into the system. Here is a quick checklist to help you get started: Review the step-by-step reservation process from newbirthoffreedom.org/tentaroo-help/ You will...

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