About the Camp

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Learn more about Summer Camp and Winter Camp at Flaming Arrow!

Facilities

  • 15 campsites, 3 with adirondacks, 11 with permanent cabin-style tents
  • Wood Hall: Dining hall, training and meetings
  • Jenkins Lodge: Training and meetings
  • Saunders Hall
  • Bunkhouses in staff city, Lakeside, and Jenkins Lodge
  • Trading post (open during large events)
  • Chapel
  • Council ring

Program

  • Three lakes support fishing, swimming, canoeing, sailing, motorboating, rowing, water skiing
  • Climbing tower and rappelling tower
  • Shooting sports ranges for shotgun, rifle, and archery
  • Handicraft area
  • Ecology lodge
  • Volleyball, softball

Reserving the Camp

To make a reservation, please contact Angelique Saffore, Council Business Manager, by Angelique.Saffore@scouting.org or phone, (813) 872-2691 ext. 103  -OR-  Ralph Snyder, Assistant Director of Field Service, Ralph.Snyder@scouting.org or phone (813) 810-4195.

Camp Fees Schedule

Staying at Flaming Arrow this weekend? Campmaster staff is on hand to assist your unit. The dedicated phone number to reach the Campmaster is (863) 605-7821. This number is available from Friday at 6pm until the last group leaves on Sunday.

Directions

  • Street Address - Entrance Gate

    1201 Boy Scout Road
    Lake Wales, FL 33898

  • GPS Coordinates - Main Gate

    27.900115, -81.445073

Have questions or feedback about this page? Last updated October 17, 2018

Please contact the page authors with your feedback:

Ralph Snyder

Director of Support Service

Email

Angelique Saffore

Business Manager

Email | 813-872-2691 X103