NNJC Weekend Camping

The Northern New Jersey Council makes five of its properties available for Short-term camping to Packs, Troops, and Crews from the Northern New Jersey Council and other area Councils.  Short-term camping opportunities at our properties generally are available September through June, with a few exceptions. 

BEFORE MAKING YOUR RESERVATION, PLEASE READ/VIEW THE RULES/POLICIES BELOW...

To view Facility Information for Camp Alpine - click here
To view Facility Information for Camp Turrell - click here
To view Facility Information for Camp No-Be-Bo-Sco - click here
To view Facility Information for Camp Lewis - click here
To view Facility Information for Camp Yaw Paw - click here

 
 

1. Bring a unit Roster
2. Plan a 1 hour service project.

Range rentals

We offer BB's and Archery for packs, and Rifle and Archery for Troops at our camps. All rentals must be made 3 weeks prior to ensure we have proper staffing. They are first come first serve, and are not confirmed until they are paid for. Each time slot can have a minimum of 6 participants and a maximum of 12 participants. Time slots are 1.5 hours long and include a safety portion. 
For more information:
Please email Ann Murphy or
call 201-677-1000 Ext. 48

An Overview of our Properties 

  • Camp Alpine (NJ) - Several tent sites to choose from, ideal overnight location for the Palisades Historic Trail. Camp is located in Alpine, NJ
     
  • Camp Lewis -  Several cabins, tent sites and leantos to choose from in Rockaway, NJ. COPE is available on certain dates (separate registration is required)
     
  • Camp No-Be-Bo-Sco - Several cabins, tent sites and leantos to choose from.  Great hiking trails in and around camp (Appalachian Trail) near Blairstown, NJ
     
  • Camp Turrell - Several cabins, tent sites and leantos to choose from. Great camping facilities near Port Jervis, NY.
     
  • Camp Yaw Paw - Several cabins, tent sites and leantos to choose from, close by in Mahwah, NJ
 
Notes:  
  • NO SLEEPING in the Dining Hall Facilities at any of our camps.

  • Friday PM Check In is 7PM-10PM at all of our camps

  • Reservations are not confirmed unless paid in full. You may not clear an outstanding balance at camp.

  • COPE registration at Camp Lewis does not guarantee a camping reservation. Each requires a seperate registration.

  • NNJC has the right to change reservations any time.

  • Your receipt is your confirmed reservation.

  • Cancellations with less than 30 days notice entitle unit to a 50% refund, less than 14 days, no refund 

  • There is a ($50) fifty dollar Damage/Utility deposit due when you check in at camp, unless otherwise notified. This money will be returned to you prior to leaving camp after any utility costs or damage bills are paid.

 

 

 

 

 

For short term and summer camping information please contact the NNJC Camping Division at the Council Office at (201) 677-1000 

Scout Shop
Phone: 201.651.9743

Scout Shop Hours:
9am - 6pm (Mon., Wed., Thurs.)
9am - 8pm (Tues.)
9am - 5pm (Fri.)
9am - 2pm (Sat.)
Closed Sundays
25 Ramapo Valley Rd., Oakland N.J. 07436 | 201-677-1000  |  HOURS: MON - FRI 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM