All You Need to Know to Register Your Troop for Summer Camp at Camp Orr!
Camp Orr is your X-treme Camping Destination!
Camp Orr High Adventure Base, located near Jasper, Arkansas is the only BSA accredited High Adventure Base sheltered on all sides by the National Park Service. This ensures a healthy biosphere of wildlife and vegetation, back yard access to scenic backpacking and float trips, awesome climbing opportunities, and a therapeutic isolation from the cares of the outside world. Nearly 600 acres of the scenic Buffalo National River Wilderness Area are available for long-term summer camping for Boy Scouts of all ages and abilities. Opportunities include backpacking, canoeing, rock climbing, rappelling, shooting sports, swimming, and many others. Facilities include a 520-person dining hall, trading post, platform tent campsites and shower facilities. It is the perfect home away from home for your Troop.
Camp Orr offers a merit badge based summer camp experience, as well as opportunities to participate in our Climbing, Trekking and Floating, and Mountain Biking High Adventure programs. There are nearly 40 merit badges available, along with aquatics opportunities ranging from Instructional Swim to BSA Lifeguard and mile swim!
Fee and Payment Schedule: http://www.westarkbsa.org/files/d/usr/8/2017%20Camp%20Fees.pdf
Leader’s Guide: http://www.westarkbsa.org/files/d/usr/1451/2017%20Leader%20Guide.pdf
Camp Promotion Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMBNDdsYJ_A
In 2017, we will be offer 3 week-long opportunities for your Troop to attend Camp Orr. Click on the link to register your unit.
Week One: June 11-17, 2017 http://www.westarkbsa.org/Event.aspx?id=3056
Week Two: June 18-24, 2017 http://www.westarkbsa.org/Event.aspx?id=3057
Week Three: June 25 – July 1, 2017 http://www.westarkbsa.org/Event.aspx?id=3058
Summer Camp at Camp Orr High Adventure Base is an unforgettable experience. To learn more about Camp Orr and what it offers, please visit the following link: http://www.westarkbsa.org/camping