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Camp Scherman Weekend Camp

Weekend Camp

We continue to assess the California State COVID-19 guidelines and potential implications for our 2021 camp offerings. As we learn more, we will provide updates on all in-person weekend and Summer Resident Camp Scherman offerings and summer Day Camp offerings for 2021. For 2021 Virtual Weekend and Summer Weekday Camp offerings, please visit Camp – Adventure Anywhere.


Get away with your Girl Scout for a weekend of adventure or stay-at-home for a weekend of virtual fun 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. Weekend campers must be accompanied by troop leaders and/or a parent for the entire weekend to meet proper adult:girl ratios.*

At Camp Scherman, 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 participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from camp.

Looking for more information? Join us for an info night! Email Erin to sign up.

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Weekend Camps at a Glance

Coming soon! Information about 2021 Camp 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 $55 - $185 per person for weekend camp, depending on the camp.

Virtual Weekend Camps – Adventure Anywhere

Camp – Adventure Anywhere Weekend
Calling all Camp Scherman Weekend Campers! 

The Camp Scherman staff  is excited to announce a brand-new way to continue your camp experience with Camp Scherman Weekend Camp - Adventure Anywhere!

We are offering staff-led LIVE monthly programs, each designed around an unique theme.  Each weekend camp will include:  Specialty supplies mailed to the camper and Weekend camp participation patch.  Weekend camp programs start on Friday evenings, run throughout the day on Saturday and conclude with a family campfire on Saturday night.

Explore Virtual Weekend Camp – Adventure Anywhere

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
2019 GSOC Camp Scherman Staff

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.

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Page last updated 10/27/2020