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Beaumont Scout Reservation | Camp Joy | Camp Lewallen | Camp Vandeventer
Camp Warren Levis | Pine Ridge Scout Camp | Rhodes-France Scout Reservation |  S bar F Scout Ranch

Above and below are the many camp properties in the greater St. Louis area.  Click on them to learn more or, if you already know what you would like reserve, please visit our reservation page at


Beaumont Scout Reservation

In Southwestern St. Louis County, sits 2,400 acres of wooded, rolling hills and adventure called the Beaumont Scout Reservation. This multi-use property is located just off Highway 44 at the Beaumont-Antire Road exit.

Beaumont Scout Reservation offers countless activities and facilities for Scouts, featuring Cub World, Nagel Explorer Base (home of the council’s horses), cabins, a climbing tower, mud cave exploration and a swimming pool.

Camp Grizzly
Cub World (Map)
Camp May (Map)
Nagel Explorer Base

Ranger Station phone:
Summer camp office (summer camp only):

Beaumont Scout Reservation
6480 Beaumont Reservation Drive
High Ridge, MO 63049
(at Highway 44 and Beaumont/Antire Rd.)

Map to Beaumont

Camp Joy

Campers will find 165 wooded acres of Boy Scout paradise at Camp Joy. With a sense of exploration and adventure, Scouts will conquer challenges while learning new skills.

Map of Camp Joy

Ranger Station phone:

Camp Joy
10700 Camp Joy Road
Carlyle, IL 62231

Map to Camp Joy

Camp Lewallen

Located in Southeast Missouri, in the shadow of Mt. Logan, is Camp Lewallen, 580 acres of first-rate Scouting experience. Lake Potashnick and the St. Francis River provide Scouts with endless water-based activities while the hundreds of acres of forest provide Scouts and their units with the ultimate camping environment.

Map of Camp Lewallen

Summer camp office (summer camp only):

Camp Lewallen
1588 Wayne Route K
Silva, MO 63964
(Located at the end of Hwy K, 2 miles west of Hwy 67 and 30 miles south of S bar F Scout Ranch)

Map to Camp Lewallen

Camp Vandeventer

On November 9, 1928, East St. Louis Judge Wilton M. Vandeventer donated 67.9 acres on Fred Nobbe farm land to the East St. Louis Council. Today, Camp Vandeventer is used for Cub Adventure Camp and Day Camp during the summer months and by packs, troops, and crews year-round.

Map of Camp Vandeventer

Ranger Station phone:

Matt Branson

Camp Vandeventer
3463 Trout Camp Rd.
Waterloo, IL 62298

Map to Camp Vandeventer

Camp Warren Levis

Camping and outdoor activities have been a main part of the program at Camp Warren Levis since its beginning 90 years ago. Today, the camp is 285 acres and offers dining hall meals, a swimming pool, shooting sports area, handicraft ,and nature areas.

Map of Camp Warren Levis

Ranger Station phone:

Jim Goeken

Camp Warren Levis
5500 Boy Scout Lane
Godfrey, IL 62035

Map to Camp Warren Levis

Pine Ridge Scout Camp

Tall pines, abundant wildlife, Little Grassy Lake, wild flowers, and beautiful sunsets make Pine Ridge Scout Camp an excellent location for Scouts. This 150-acre camp is nestled in the heart of the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge and located in the heart of the Shawnee National Forest along the shore of Little Grassy Lake, southeast of Carbondale, Ill. The Shawnee River Trail, the Crab Orchard and Panthers Den Wilderness all surround the lakes of this refuge giving Scouts unbelievable outdoor resources at their disposal.

Map of Pine Ridge

Ranger Station phone:
Jaime Senn

Pine Ridge Scout Camp
1139 Pine Ridge Lane
Makanda, IL 62958
(On Little Grassy Lake. From Giant City Road, turn on Grassy Road. Once you have crossed the dam, turn right on the gravel road and follow it to the camps.)

Map to Pine Ridge

Rhodes-France Scout Reservation

Rhodes-France Scout Reservation (RFSR) is located south east of Pana, IL and is 640 acres of Scouting paradise. With two lakes, an in-ground swimming pool, excellent shooting sports facilities, and a well-stocked trading post, Scouts will never be short of things to do.

Ranger Station phone:
Andy Brookman

Rhodes-France Scout Reservation
815 North 500 East Road
Pana, IL 62557

Map to RFSR

S bar F Scout Ranch

For over 50 years, S bar F Ranch has been providing the ultimate in Scouting experiences. One of the foremost Boy Scout facilities in America, the ranch features 5,200 wooded acres that includes Nim’s Lake, a 270 acre swimming, boating and fishing facility at the heart of the property. Scenic Little St. Francis River runs throughout the entire property.

Camp Famous Eagle (Map)
Camp Gamble (Map)
Camp Sakima (Map)
Swift Explorer Base (Map)

Ranger Station phone:
Rich Panosh (Lead Ranger) and Matt Unterreiner

S bar F Scout Ranch
Highway 67
Knob Lick, MO 63651
(South of Farmington and North of Fredericktown on Hwy 67)

Map to S bar F Scout Ranch