Camps & High Adventure

Winter Camps

Winter Camp Merit Badge Program – Lakeview Lodge – Cancelled.


Four days of fun and merit badges at Lakeview Lodge. Please check the Merit Badges you are interested in taking. Merit Badges offered will depend on requests and on the qualifications of the adult staff.  Additional Eagle-required Merit Badges are added on request when qualified adult staff are available. Please list any additional merit badges you recommend to add to the program (availability depends on skills of adult instructors).

U.S. Cavalry – Frontier Living History Camp – Still on for 2020.

Spend four days as a soldier in the 4th U.S. Cavalry on the 1870’s Texas frontier. Fire carbines, cannons, and Gatling guns in battle reenactments of the Red River War of 1872-74 and the Texas frontier.  Our youth and adult staff are expert reenactors and certified artillery instructors who have participated in many of the largest battle reenactments in the country, including the 150th anniversary Gettysburg battle.

During your enlistment you will drill, patrol, and participate in frontier skirmishes and battles. The week will climax with a large battle. Ends with an overnight stay in the barracks at Historic Fort Richardson State Park.

Volunteer to Staff:

Youth or adults who would like to help staff Winter Camp should contact the Camping Registrar, [email protected]

Scouts BSA Winter Camp:  all food, lodging, and program equipment provided.

U.S. Cavalry Camp: all food, program equipment & supplies, powder & shooting supplies, and cavalry uniforms provided. *Must be at least 13 to participate in Living History Program.

Youth or adults who would like to help staff Winter Camp should contact the camping registrar, by phone at 817–231-8537, or by email at [email protected].