Home » Camping

Camping

Updated Annual Health and Medical Record for 2020

Every few years, the BSA updates its Annual Health and Medical Record after consulting with health care professionals, Scout executives, council and camp health officers, and other experts to ensure it is up-to-date and helpful. This was one of those years, meaning a new form is available for everyone to use for 2020. Your AHMR...

Read More »

Winterfest II 2020!

Are you ready to get away for the weekend at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation?! Winterfest II is for all registered Lion Scouts, Tiger Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts. Every Scout must attend with a parent or guardian. This event is limited to 150 Scouts and Adults so be sure to register fast!...

Read More »

Apply and Interview Now for Summer Camp Staff

The Camping Department has started interviewing applicants for the 2020 summer camping season! The New Birth of Freedom Council is currently looking to fill the following seasonal staff positions for Camp Tuckahoe and Hidden Valley Scout Reservation. Food service staff is not required to live at the camp. Room and board is included. All positions...

Read More »

2021 National Scout Jamboree is coming!

The Scouting event of a lifetime is coming – July 21st-30th 2021, and it’s time to sign up and get ready! Join over 40,000 Scouts and Venturers from around the world for a mind-blasting and fun experience. The 2021 theme, “Face The Challenge,” speaks to the fact that nothing is impossible for our prepared Scouts!...

Read More »

Meet Our 2020 Summer Camp Leadership Team

We’re excited to introduce our summer camp leadership team for Hidden Valley and Tuckahoe for 2020. Anthony Cole will be returning for his second summer as Camp Director at Hidden Valley after doing a terrific job in that role in 2019. Tony has served on the HVSR summer camp staff each year since 2012, with...

Read More »

Winterfest 2020!

Are you ready to get away for the weekend at Camp Tuckahoe?! Winterfest is for all registered Lion Scouts, Tiger Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts. Every Scout must attend with a parent or guardian. This event is limited to 200 Scouts and Adults so be sure to register fast!...

Read More »

What Leaders & Parents Think About Our Summer Camps – Listening Sessions

In 2018, representatives from the Council Executive Board, Council Camping and Properties Committee, Camp Strategic Planning Committee, Commissioner Cabinet, and Council Unit Relations Taskforce embarked on engaging unit leaders and parents in discussions about their Scouting experiences in the New Birth of Freedom Council.  The objective of the group was to gather feedback in two...

Read More »