About the Camp

sandhillThis is a 1,300- acre camp, recognized as the premeir Scout Summer Camp in the area, offering numerous programs such as archery, rifle and shotgun, canoeing, rappelling and swimming.  In addition to its use in the summer, it has 10 campsites that are used year-round.  More than 100,000 Scouts, leaders and outside organizations use the camps for training, camping and activities each year.

Sand Hill Grace

For the hills, for the sand,
for the bounty of the land,
for water bright
and the pristine sunlight.
For all who guide our programs path
for all opportunities that Scouting hath
we thank Thee, O Lord.

Facilities

  • 13 campsites, 2 primitive, 11 with restrooms, heated showers, lighted pavilions, picnic tables and electricity
  • Chapel
  • Shows Arena
  • Staff center with cabins
  • Trading Post (open during large events)
  • Health Lodge (open during large events)
  • Administration Building
  • Sertoma House
  • Houses

Program

  • Swimming pool
  • Climbing wall
  • Rappelling tower
  • Shooting sports ranges for shotgun, rifle, and archery
  • High and low COPE courses
  • Basketball and volleyball courts
  • Dance arbor

Reserving the Camp

Make your reservation here or download and fill out the camp usage form for Sand Hill. You can check availablity on line or call (727-391-3800 ext. 212) or email Donna Felsh at  (donna.felsh@scouting.org) to check for camp availability. Please refer to the camp use fee chart for costs for facilities and equipment.

Pools can be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis in half-day increments through the council service center. Units must have a Safe Swim Defense trained adult and provide a currently certified BSA Lifeguard (or Red Cross, or YMCA equivalent), Swimming Water Rescue or BSA Instructor to open the pools. Additional rules for Safe Swim Defense can be found in the Guide to Safe Scouting. Standard months of availability will be April-October. Pool hours at Sand Hill:  9-12 AM, 2-5 PM, (lights available).

Directions

Camp entrance is located at 11210 Cortez Blvd, Brooksville, FL 34613.

Property map of Sand Hill Scout Reservation

  • Street Address - Entrance Gate

    11210 Cortez Blvd
    Brooksville, FL 34613

  • GPS Coordinates - Main Entrance

    28.530024, -82.538128