Summer Camp 2018 will be at Ockanickon Scout Reservation

5785 State Park Road Pipersville, PA 18947

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It is time to reserve your spot for a great week of fun with Troop 10 at Camp Ockanickon.  Located in Pipersville, PA  and just 45 minutes away by car, Camp Ockanickon is our in-council scout reservation and a local favorite of boys in our troop. Read the Summer Camp Flyer for more information.

Camp Ockanickon Merit Badges & Other Programs

Camp Ockanickon is a traditional merit-badge oriented camp.  The camp offers an extensive merit badge program. Merit badge information and selection will be provided when camp finalizes the merit badge schedule. In addition to earning merit badges, qualifying scouts may participate in other special activities listed below, among others. Some age restrictions may apply.

Dan Beard Program – Dan Beard is the 1st year camper program for new scouts. It is designed to give new scouts an opportunity to earn a number of the rank requirements from Tenderfoot, Second, and First Class ranks. It also gives the scouts a chance to earn Art Merit Badge, and also cover Instructional Swim, or Swimming Merit Badge, depending on their swimming ability at the beginning of the week. Scouts will also learn about knife, ax and saw safety and earn their Totin’ Chip during their time in Dan Beard.

Special Programs - In addition to Merit Badges, Ockanickon offers other special activities including Climbing Crew, Water Carnival, C.O.P.E. Crew, Scuba BSA, Open Range Rifle & Archery Shooting, Mile Swim, Mountain Boarding, Polar Bear Swim, Swimming & Water Rescue, others…

Camp Fees

Camp Ockanickon payment due dates are based on full payment (payable to "Troop 10"). The following fees include camp fee plus snacks and other treats provided by Troop 10 during camp.

Due Date

Amount

April 19 (Early Bird Payment)

$430

May 24 (New scout crossovers only)

$410

April 20 - June 7 (Regular Payment)

$485

Summer Camp Links and Downloads (click links to download)

Summer Camp Coordinators

Paul Valerio, 215-375-4759, pfvalerio@comcast.net

Mickey Ingles, 267-476-5554, mingles@sunergy.mobi

Summer Campmaster

David Iannacone, family@iannacone.net

Other Volunteers

A limited number of adult leaders (typically Assistant Scoutmasters) are needed as camp chaperones. An allocated number of adult leaders will attend at no cost.