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Only 3 Youth Spots Remain for 2019 World Scout Jamboree

Only 3 youth spots remain for the World Jamboree for the New Birth of Freedom Council contingent spots. After the remaining spots are filled, those still applying will be added to a regional waiting list. Adult applications are still being accepted for Jamboree Staff and Jamboree Leadership. The World Scout Jamboree is the largest camping...

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Winterfest 2018!

Are you ready to get away for the weekend and GO WILD?! This year, Camp Tuckahoe is going to take you on an exciting Safari and back to the Jurassic as we play and learn about Animals, Nature, Outdoor Skills, and Dinosaurs!...

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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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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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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 be...

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REMINDER: Adults Attending NBOF Camps Need Background Clearances

Child Abuse Clearances and Youth Protection Training are Required for All Adults who will be attending any New Birth of Freedom Council Camping Program. NON-PENNSYLVANIA RESIDENTS
All adults who are non-Pennsylvania residents must comply with the child abuse requirements of their home state. (If you are unsure of your state’s requirements, please contact your council...

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Summer Camp Medical Form

We’re mere months away from the summer, aka the Greatest Scouting Season. And while it’s too early to pack your bags and load the trailer, the time is right for one essential step in summer Scouting preparation. It’s time to get your physical....

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