***Cranston Fire Update*** Week of Monday, July 30, 2018: For the latest information on Camp Scherman see Camp Scherman Updates page.
Girl Scout camp is a special place where every girl can practice independence, make friends, learn new skills, problem solve, and have fun in an all-girl environment! Our life-changing camp experiences are open to ALL girls entering 1st–12th grades.
Attend as an individual: She doesn't need to attend camp with her troop. Many girls visit camp on their own and make new friends.
Grab a buddy, be a pair: Girls can bring a buddy from their troop or a friend who is not yet a Girl Scout. Buddies are placed together according to program session, age, and Girl Scout level.
Not yet registered as a Girl Scout? Not a problem! Sign up today and join us at camp to see what Girl Scouting is all about.
Our year-round weekend camp program is better than ever with exciting themed camp experiences to fit everyone's schedules and interests. Troops, service units, and parents can select from weekend camp sessions that include traditional Girl Scout camp activities, like archery, canoeing, hiking, and more.
At summer resident camp, girls make new friends, develop life skills, and experience independence in the outdoors with the support of trained and caring staff. There's a camp session for every interest - from art, to STEM, to horseback riding. Resident Camp typically runs Monday morning through Friday afternoon during select weeks in July and August.
See why camp life is the best life at our annual weekend family camp! Whether your family chooses to camp, RV, or stay in one of our cabins or ranch houses, you'll join the fun with your girl as you participate in traditional camp activities, explore the outdoors, and even learn a few camp songs!
Our Girl Scout volunteers, often experienced Girl Scouts themselves, pour their heart and soul into passing on valuable Girl Scout traditions, providing outdoor experiences by way of skill-building competitions, sailing, canoeing, and flag folding just to name a few.
Program Centers are local facilities where Girl Scouts, Troops, Volunteers, and Service Units can host meetings, events, and workshops. There are four locations open for booking: Anaheim, Yorba Linda, Seal Beach, and Laguna Beach. Learn more.
The Argyros Girl Scout Leadership Center is Orange County’s hub for Girl Scout Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math programs. Girl Scouts can also kayak, toast s’mores on the patio, and participate in beach activities. The GSLC is located in Newport Beach.Learn more.
Explore all things Camp with the 2018 Girl Scouts of Orange County Camp Guide! View photos, read session descriptions, learn about registration, discover camp merchandise, and more. View the guide
About Camp Scherman: Located in the San Jacinto Mountains, Camp Scherman has been a special place for Orange County’s Girl Scouts for over 50 years.
Under the soaring Jeffrey Pines (that smell like butterscotch!), girls take on new challenges, learn to collaborate with others, become self-reliant, and develop leadership skills. Whether she’s hiking the Pacific Crest Trail, playing games in the pool with friends, kayaking across the lake, or participating in camp’s many timeless traditions, there are endless possibilities for her to connect with nature and discover the greatness within herself.