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Weekend Camp

Get away with your Girl Scout for a weekend of adventure at Camp Scherman! Whether she attends with her troop or you join her on a special parent-and-me getaway, she’ll have fun and develop new skills that last a lifetime.

All campers get to try their hand at favorite camp activities, including archery, canoeing, hiking, swimming, and low ropes, led by trained camp staff. Weekend campers must be accompanied by troop leaders and/or a parent for the entire weekend to meet proper adult:girl ratios.*

Weekend participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from camp.

Learn more about Weekend Camp:

Celebrating 50 Years
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Our award-winning Camp Scherman in the beautiful San Jacinto Mountains is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year!

When a girl visits Camp Scherman, she joins Girl Scouts who have formed lifelong friendships, learned new skills, made lasting memories, and returned home with their very own camp name. 

We can’t wait for your girl to be part of 50 years of Girl Scout traditions as she kayaks on Promise Lake, hikes Cedar Springs Trail, and sings the Camp Scherman song with her new friends.

Weekend Camps at a Glance

Read about upcoming sessions for all ages! While some sessions may have a special theme, all campers will have the opportunity to shape their weekend camp experience and participate in favorite outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, archery, and more! Fees range between $50 - $180 per person for weekend camp, depending on the camp.

Explore Weekend Camps at a Glance.

Accommodations
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Lower Camp Cabins are fully enclosed with a screened door and screened windows. All cabins have bunk beds that sleep six on each side. Fully-equipped restrooms are just a short walk away.

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Ranch House Cabins are dormitory-style with bunk beds that sleep 12-24. Heat, electricity, and restrooms are inside the cabins.

 

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Tent Camping in 101 Meadow for select weekend camps and summer resident sessions is also available. Restrooms are just a short walk away.

 

During Weekend Camp, parents or troop leaders sleep in the same accommodations with their campers. See individual camp descriptions for accomodation information.

Meet the Staff
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Our Camp Staff are all trained counselors who are energetic, experienced, and know how to bring out the “wow” in every girl. Many began as campers at Camp Scherman!

We have over 40 staff members who support and lead girls at Camp Scherman. They include waterfront and pool staff, riding instructors, program staff, health center, and kitchen staff. They’re all committed to making sure your girl has a safe and memorable camp experience.

Read Camp Staff Bios.

ACA Accreditation
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American Camp Association (ACA) accreditation shows that safety is a top priority at Camp Scherman. You can rest easy knowing your daughter is in good hands while she’s at camp.

FAQs

What will my camper do at camp? Is financial aid available? Can my camper call home? Can my camper bring a friend? Answers to these questions and more are provided in our Frequently Asked Questions document below.

Read the Camp FAQs.


*Proper adult:girl ratios vary by level and can be found on page 14 of the New Leader Handbook.

Looking for more information? Join us for an info night!

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