Camp Somers

Camp Somers is Venturing Friendly

Venture Week August 2-8, 2015

Let Camp Somers be part of your Venturing crew's summer plans.  We have a program that caters not only to the needs of troops but also to Venturing crews with opportunities to earn the Bronze award and more!

  • Special Venture Week at camp - August 2-8, 2015
  • The fee for the week is only $299 before April 30 and $324 after April 30.
  • Action-packed schedule with multiple opportunities to work towards the Outdoor and Sports Bronze Awards
  • Work towards the new Venturing, Discovery, Pathfinder and Summit Awards.
  • Extensive mountain biking treks lead by experienced mountain biking staff
  • All Terrain Vehicle program
  • COPE - Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience emphasizes team building, personal growth, as well as mental and physical challenges.  This program culminates on our high course which includes a zip line and climbing wall!
  • Shooting sports including handguns.
  • GPS geocaching
  • Rock climbing on some of the most challenging faces in the Northeast!  Open climbing is available after dinner Tuesday - Thursday.
  • Leave No Trace courses
  • Various outpost and backwoods cooking opportunities on our 1,000 acre reservation including a challenging wilderness survival outpost!
  • Our extensive aquatics program
  • Demos by emergency response crew, NJ Search & Rescue, K9 nosework
  • Lots more!!!


First aid

For more information on the program please email the Reservation Director
or call the Patriots' Path Council office at 973-765-9322 x238

COPE  Crew  flag ceremony

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