Broad Creek Scout ReservationWeekend CampingFacilities Descriptions & Reservations

Facilities Descriptions & Reservations


BROAD CREEK CAMP STORE
Broad Creek Scout Reservation
1929 Susquehanna Hall Road (in the lower parking lot)
Whiteford, MD 21160
410-420-4085 

Winter Camp Season Hours:
Friday: TBD (based on occupancy of camp)
Saturday: TBD (based on occupancy of camp)
Sunday: closed
 

Summer Camp Season Hours:
To be determined as of June 2019
Sunday
Monday - Friday
Saturday

 
 
 
 
 
Spencer Reservations - To make camping reservations, please contact The Y at 410-452-5173.  If you are planning a BAC Council or District event or are a BAC only Special Needs unit, please contact the Camping Department at campingservices@baltimorebsa.org to make reservations.
 
 
Cabins (Category - Lodging Weekend Rentals & Lodging Weekday Rentals) - 8 sleeping cabins.  Each cabin has 9 bunk beds (18  total beds), a wood stove and a kitchen with a gas stove/oven, sink and refrigerator.  Water will be turned off in the buildings during the winter months from mid-November to mid-March (time dependent on night-time temperatures).  There are frost free spigots near every campsite.  The cabins are:  Prospect, Pioneer, Susquehanna, Lookout, Dan Beard, Frontier, Conowingo and Flint Ridge.  Each campsite also has room for tent camping around the cabins.
 
            
 
Adirondacks (Category - Lodging Weekend Rentals & Lodging Weekday Rentals) - 4 adirondack sites.  Each site has a 3-sided building with a gas 2-burner cooktop and a refrigerator and a pavilion with picnic tables.  These are tent sites only.  The adirondacks are:  Friar Tuck, Hawkeye, Jamestown and Timberline.  There are frost free spigots near every campsite.
 
          
 
Cole Lodge (Category - Lodging Weekend Rentals) - is the kitchen facility for Camp Saffran located in the center of camp.  It has an industrial kitchen with a bathroom.
 
          
 
OA Pavilion (Category - Activity Centers) - is next to Cole Lodge in the center of camp.  It seats approximately 300 people.
 
 
Rosenberg HQ (Category - Activity Centers) - a conference room facility available for meetings for approximately 30 people.  It is a heated building with flush toilets.
 
Commisary (Category - Activity Centers) - large room in our Stock Control building can be used for indoor activities and trainings.
 
Showerhouse - heated male & female bathrooms and showers; open year-round.
 
Archery Range (Category - Ranges) - is available to rent in 4 hour increments - 9 AM - 1 PM and 1 PM - 5 PM.  A BSA certified archery instructor must be present to use the range.
 
Rifle Range (Category - Ranges) - is available to rent in 4 hour increments - 9 AM - 1 PM and 1 PM - 5 PM.  A BSA certified rifle instructor and Range Safety Officer must be present to use the range.
 
Shotgun Range (Category - Ranges) - is available to rent in 4 hour increments - 9 AM - 1 PM and 1 PM - 5 PM.  A BSA certified shotgun instructor and Range Safety Officer must be present to use the range.
 
Canoes and/or trailer (Category - Canoes Weekend or Weekday) - rented to BSA units only.
 
Hikes (Category - Hikes) - enjoy some time exploring Broad Creek and hike the property.  You must check in at RHQ and file a hike plan before going on your hike.
 
 
Bunk House/Admin (Category - Lodging Weekend Rentals) - 30 beds in 4 rooms, wood stove and bathrooms.  No kitchen.
 
Dining Hall (Category - Dining Hall) - a full kitchen and dining room to seat approximately 100 people.
 
 
Houck Lodge (Cateogry - Lodging Weekend Rentals & Activity Centers) - 30 beds in 4 rooms, heated, fireplace, bathrooms, kitchen.
 
Reiman Pavilion (Category - Activity Centers) - next to the dining hall and seats approximately 300 people.
 
Showhouse - male & female bathrooms and showers open from April 1 - November 15.
 
Tent Sites (Category - Lodging Weekend Rentals & Lodging Weekday Rentals) - 8 tent sites each has a pavilion with picnic tables and a fire ring.  Water can be gotten at the water tower in Oest or at Camp Saffran.

 

Water

Overview of buildings with water in winter camping season (mid November to mid March - pending night-time temperatures):

  • Reservation Headquarters – guest restrooms located outside right side rear of building
  • Saffran Shower House – showers, sinks and toilets
  • Cole Lodge – kitchen and bathroom
  • Oest Administration – bathrooms, no kitchen
  • Oest Dining Hall –kitchen, no bathroom
  • Houck Lodge – kitchen and bathrooms
  • During very cold periods, some lodges will not have indoor water

Recycling

In an effort to follow the Outdoor Code and be conservation-minded, Broad Creek would like to encourage all campers to participate in a voluntary recycling program.  Units are encouraged to save and pack out any bottles, cans and paper used while camping at Broad Creek.  Once home, these recyclables can be placed out with your regular recycling.  The Conservation Committee thanks you for your participation and concern for the environment.

Remember – A Scout is Thrifty.

Environmental stewardship begins with YOU.

2019 BS Summer Camp

2019 CS Summer Camp

2018 Calendar:

Nov 1 - Campership Opens

Nov 23-25 - Camp Closed - Thanksgiving

Dec 21-23 - Camp Closed - Christmas

Dec 29 - Camp Closed - Jingle Bell Beaver Day

2019 Calendar:

Mar 1 - Campership Ends

Mar 15 - Early Bird Ends for Scouts USA Summer Camp

Apr 19-21 - Camp Closed - Easter

May 17-19 - Spring Family Weekend

May Roundtables - Camp Card Settlements

May 24-26 - Camp Closed - Memorial Day

June 15 - Early Bird Ends for Cub Scout Summer Camp

June - August - Summer Camp

Aug 30-Sept 2 - Camp Closed - Labor Day

Nov 1-3 - Fall Family Weekend

Nov 1-3 - Orienteering Day

Nov 29-Dec 1 - Camp Closed - Thanksgiving