Camping with Quivira

Can’t wait till summer? Find out about camporees, Cub Weekends,  and special district events right here!

How about a Grand Slam of Adventure? The Boy Scouts of America features four national adventure bases for Scouts and Leaders.  Amazing lifetime experiences! Learn more!

Quivira Scout Ranch is not just for summer! Take your unit on a private adventure on our beautiful property! 

For information on facility/campground usage for units at Quivira Scout Ranch.

Contact Candice.Chase@scouting.org for assistance with making a reservation.

Unit Camping Request Form

Facility Usage/Fee Request Form

Are you a church or community service group that is looking for a place for your special event? You are welcome here!

For information on rental fees for Quivira Scout Ranch facilities.

Want to make a rental?  Contact Candice.chase@scouting.org

Facilities Usage/Fees Request Form

The OA Fall Fellowship is an invitation to all Troop, Crew, and Sea Scout Units – Youth and Adults to learn about the Order of the Arrow Kansa Lodge and to enjoy some fun and fellowship in the wondrous surroundings of Quivira Scout Ranch! 

Learn more and register here!

Black Jack Trail is an experience where the history of Quivira Scout Ranch is delved into, and some backpacking is done into the heart of The Ranch, leaving all big, fancy equipment behind. This is an opportunity for your Troop to go out with a minimum of equipment, have maximum fun, and use The Ranch to its fullest. There are endless program opportunities on our own Council Camp, and we urge every Troop to take advantage of them. BJT is open to troops any time, or units can attend in a group setting called the Council BJT has round robins in training backpacking map and compass LNT and others in the fall and spring. The next Black Jack Trail is October 23-24.

*Maps and BJT Books are available for purchase at the council office.

Border Patrol is one of the oldest activities at QSR.  Hiking around the QSR border or Fence line a self-motivation. This can be a day hike, or one can make it an overnighter.
*Maps are available for purchase at the council office.  

Canoeing, Fishing, boating, and so much more! Plan your weekend trip to QSR and enjoy all that it has to offer. If you are not attending an official council event, please contact Candi Chase to acquire a short-term camping permit and make appropriate arrangements.

This is a council event it so follows under the NCAP.  You will need the Corona 19 waiver and you will need the BSA updated Health Medical forms both for each scout. If you don’t have them, you unit will not participate in this event. You will need to prove your own two deep leadership.

The following activities require registration Please contact Candice Chase candice.chase@scouting.org

This is a chance for all BSA Troops, Sea Scouts and Ventures to enjoy the five fun shooting sport activities down by the range on Saturday with an opportunity to camp overnight and enjoy the relaxation of a fall evening at QSR. 

Scouts and Adults will get the opportunity to shoot rifles, shotguns, archery, sling shots and throw some tomahawks.

Register HERE!

It’s a weekend of being electronically unplugged enjoying fellowship with others playing board games, competing in tournaments, costume contest and other fun activities. Everyone is welcome to bring their own games to put into the library for everyone’s enjoyment.

Learn more HERE!

Register now! Space is limited!

Leader’s Guide

Special Needs Request Form

Following in the tradition of the mountain men and trappers of the early 1800’s, Scouts and Scouters will gather for the 45th Trappers’ Rendezvous. Make plans to meet at Harvey County Park West for this annual event. 

Download the 2022 Trappers’ Herald for more information!

Save the Date! Registration opens November 1st!

Summer camp at QSR!

Save the dates!

Session 1 June 12-18

Session 2 June 19-25

QSR Trail Crew!

Think you have what it takes to blaze trails at QSR? Join the QSR Trail Crew and help build and mark permanent trails at Quivira Scout Ranch. 

Quivira Scout Ranch