Scouts BSA and Venturing Camping

Specialty Adventure Camps 2021

What is a summer without some lake based fun? A completely aquatics based adventure! Patrol camping!

Advancement opportunities: Blue Swimmer Required! Swimming refresher, Lifesaving, Motorboating, Water Sports, Canoeing/Rowing, Kayaking and a Water Olympics!

3 nights, June 10 – 13

Eat in Camp, Meals delivered to Campsite

$160.00/youth, $100.00/adult with early registration.

$75.00 deposit required per person.  Early registration ends at midnight on December 21, 2020.  Thereafter, regular fees apply!

Work on the Complete Angler Award while patrol camping at beautiful Quivira Scout Ranch.  We have the best fishing lake in Kansas and YOU have the chance to sharpen your skills! 

Advancement opportunities: Fishing (refresher,) Fly Fishing, Fish and Wildlife Management.

Eat in Campsite, Meals delivered.

Not recommended for 1st and 2nd year Scouts.

3 nights, June 10 – 13

$160.00 per person

$75.00 deposit required with registration.  Deposit secures your rate!

Early registration ends at midnight on December 21, 2020, thereafter, regular fees apply.

Traditional Camps 2021

Perfect for your first and second year patrols!  They will gain many advancement skills while starting off right with a blend of merit badges and adventures.  Patrol based camping and guided by Trained Camp Counselors, these Scouts will be well on their way up the Scouting trail.

Included merit badges are Safety, Swimming, Rifle, Archery, Fire Safety, Nature and Leatherwork.

3 nights, June 10 – 13

Eat in Campsite, Meals delivered.

$160.00/youth, $100.00/adult with Early Registration.

$75.00 deposit required to guarantee your rate.  Early registration ends at midnight on December 21, 2020.  Thereafter, regular fees apply.

Designed for advancing Scouts and their patrols, Eagle Adventure will help them get a head start on future success while experiencing the rugged beauty of Quivira Scout Ranch.  

Advancement choices included: Citizenship in the Community, Citizenship in the Nation, Cooking (elements of,) Emergency Preparedness, First Aid, Lifesaving, Environmental Science, Hiking (elements of,) Canoeing, Rifle, Shotgun, Archery, Climbing, Biking and a service project! 

1st class and above only.  Eat in Camp, meals delivered.

3 nights, June 10 – 13

$160.00/youth, $100.00/adult with Early Registration

$75.00 per person deposit guarantees your rate.  Early registration ends at midnight on December 21, 2020.  Thereafter, regular fees apply.

All the fun, advancement and program you expect with a traditional rotation based program! Merit Badges, Skill building challenges, ceremonies, service and MORE!

Badges and Programs:

Photography, First Aid, Fire Safety, Orienteering, Swimming, Lifesaving, Motorboating, Canoeing/Rowing, BSA Lifeguard, Auto Mechanics, Fishing, Fish and Wildlife, Nature, Rifle, Shotgun, Archery, Watersports, Leatherwork, Basketry, Climbing, Citizenship in the Nation, Citizenship in the Community, Emergency Preparedness, Geocaching, Plumbing, Paul Bunyan Award, Trailblazer Program, Game Design, Animation, PWC Safety Training, Biking, Mountain Biking, Iron Scout Challenge, Pioneering – and More!

Two Sessions, 5 nights each

June 13 – 18 and June 20 – 25

Eat in Campsite, Meals provided

$290.00/youth, $100.00/adult with Early Registration.

$75.00 deposit per person guarantees your rate.  Early Registration ends at midnight on December 21, 2020.  Thereafter, regular fees apply.

If you are requesting special accommodations and have a disability covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, please complete
this form. The information you provide and any documentation regarding your disability and accommodations will be held in strict confidence. This form must be sent with your application before the consideration can be approved. 

Special Needs Request Form

Camperships are available for deserving youth no matter what council they come from.  Deadline for applying for camperships is in February.  The campership application is available HERE!

Lang Trust Campership (Reno County Scouts ONLY!) 

Find out about how to get your unit Swim Check for camp at a YMCA! click HERE!

Swim Records 

Our hallmark camper participation program has been a highly visible part of our Quivira Scout Ranch for over 40 years.  Here is what you need to know about the Tribe of Quivira! 

This document will give you detail about the rules, regulations and the basics.  Also included is a very detailed description as to how we will manage COVID-19 precautions before and during camp.  CLICK HERE!

Did you miss the Scouts BSA Summer Camp FAQ Session? No worries check out the recording HERE! Or stay tuned for the next session! 

Trusted Troop Program – if your unit is selected and hosts Maverick Scouts, the hosting unit receives 1 free leader slot!

Recruit-a-Unit – Camping is more fun with friends!  If you recruit a new unit to Quivira Scout Ranch, you receive 1 free leader slot for the first 10 youth the new unit brings to camp.  11 or more youth = 2 leader slots! 

Come Home to QSR!  Has it been ages since you were at Quivira Scout Ranch for your resident camp? Boy,  have you been missing it and we want you home!  1 free leader slot for your unit (in council only) if you haven’t been with for five years or more! Come HOME!

Out of Council Units – Quivira Council doesn’t charge extra fees for out of council guests.  If you are a new out of council unit, you can receive 1 free leader slot for every 10 youth!  Come join the family!

*To receive the incentive savings, you must contact Program Assistant, Candi Chase.

Are you a Registered Merit Badge Instructor and are planning to come to camp with your troop?  Want to save $100?  WE WANT YOU! Let us know by contacting and let us what you want to teach or lead and when you are available, and we can hook you up with some cool savings! 

Approval must take place before we can place you on the teaching roster! Please let us know before you register so that record keeping can stay in place!


Any adult who is remaining overnight with youth must be a registered member of BSA and have completed the Youth Protection Training, regardless of the length of the camp. This is for the safety and well-being of all guests and staff members.

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