Camping

Cub Scout Camping

The Mt. Diablo Silverado Council offers four types of camping activities for Cub Scouts and their families.  We offer: Day Camp, Resident Camp, Family Camp and Weekend Camp.  Each type of camp has a special set of activities and advancements your Scouts can earn all while having a great time with their friends.

Day Camp

Join Mt. Diablo Silverado Council Cub Scout Day Camp for a week that you will not soon forget.  For those looking for fun and excitement, you will discover all kinds of fun to be had! Don’t miss out on Cub Scout Day Camp!  And remember, if you want to earn the Outdoor Activity Patch, attending Day Camp is a requirement.   Meet other Cubs, experience the fun of camp and earn patches all at the same time!

Every Scout may attend any of the camps regardless of where they live.  Each district hosts its own day camp which gives a local option for everyone.  Please click on the links below to register for as many of these camps as you would like!

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Resident Camp

Join us for a Scouts BSA introduction adventure at Camp Wolfeboro, the only resident camp operated by the Mt. Diablo Silverado Council!  Your Scouts will arrive on Monday just in time for lunch at our beautiful camp located at 6,000′ elevation along the Stanislaus River.  Camp Wolfeboro has been a piece of Scouting history for over 90 years and now your Webelos has the opportunity to become a part of Scoutings storied history.  While at camp Scouts will learn to shoot BB guns and Archery, make crafts and earn a variety of elective pins and even up to two STEM NOVA Awards!

Family Camp

Your Family has the opportunity to enjoy the Scouting program at as fast or slow a pace as you’d like at our family camp at camp Wolfeboro.  It’s easy, you show up anytime after 5:00pm on Friday and leave anytime before 11:00am on Sunday.  In between the schedule is up to you for open crafts and activities, shooting, hiking, swimming or just playing cards and relaxing!  All ages are welcome to join us.

Weekend Camp

We offer special advancement age specific based weekend campouts for your Scouts to get the most out of each stage of the Cub Scouting Program

Bobcat Bonanza – October Annually

This is a special camp for our newest Cubs!  Only Scouts who join this year get to attend!  Come to our local camp, Camp Herms and start your Scouting journey along the Trail to Bobcat.  Participate in all the stations and your Scout will be presented with his or her first rank patch the Bobcat during the evening campfire!

My Pal and Me – Coming Spring 2021

This camp is specifically designed for our youngest Scouts the Tigers!  Your tiger and his or her Adult Partner will come to Camp Herms and participate in a variety of fun activities including Archery, BB guns, an obstacle course, Nature Hike and much more.  Cap it off with a fun campfire on Saturday night and a little free time to explore the camp on Sunday morning before heading home.  This campout is only open to Tigers.

Webelosree – September & October Annually

This is the most popular camping experience for Cubs each year with over 400 Scouts participating each year!  Your Scout will participate in both required and elective pins, help with the campfire and meet troops to learn which one has the best culture for them to continue their Scouting journey with as members of Scouts BSA.

Registration

  • July 27-31, 2020
  • July 31-August 2, 2020
  • September 12-13, 2020
    • Webelosree Weekend #1 (Registration opening in Spring 2020)
  • October 3-4, 2020
    • Webelosree Weekend #2 (Registration opening Spring 2020)
  • October 17-18, 2020
    • Bobcat Bonanza (Registration by Invitation only)

After registering for any of our camps, please fill out the Shooting Sports Permission Slip and Personal Health and Medical Form parts A and B for each person attending camp. Follow the instructions for each camp of what to do with the form.   Thank you!any of our camps

Camp Wolfeboro

Located in the high Sierra Nevada Mountains on the shores of the Stanislaus River, a favorite summer camp experience since 1928!

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Camp Herms

Overlooking the San Francisco Bay Area from atop the hills of El Cerrito, it provides an outdoor adventure amidst a city environment.

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Camp Wolfeboro

Located in the high Sierra Nevada Mountains on the shores of the Stanislaus River, a favorite summer camp experience since 1928!

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Camp Herms

Overlooking the San Francisco Bay Area from atop the hills of El Cerrito, it provides an outdoor adventure amidst a city environment.

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Camp Herms Reservation Form

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