Broad Creek Scout Shop

You can purchase uniforms, rank patches & insignia, Scout handbooks and merit badge pamphlets, Pinewood Derby kits, crafts, and a variety of other Scout merchandise. Council business, including tour permits, advancement, camp reservations, and Friends of Scouting, will be received here for your convenience. Scout Shop hours are:
   Thursday 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
   Friday 1:30 - 7:30 p.m.
   Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
   Sunday 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. 

Year Round Showers

Located at Camp Saffran are separate, heated shower and toilet facilities for boys, girls, men and women. These facilities are open all year.


Overview of buildings with water in winter camping season (mid October to mid April):

  • Reservation Headquarters – guest restrooms located outside right side rear of building
  • Saffran Shower House – showers, sinks and toilets
  • Saffran Administration – bathroom
  • Saffran lodges – kitchen
  • Cole Lodge – kitchen and bathroom
  • Spencer Administration – kitchen and bathrooms
  • Spencer Dining Hall – kitchen and bathrooms
  • Spencer Learning Center/Trading Post – bathrooms
  • Hansen Lodge – kitchen and bathrooms
  • Oest Administration – bathrooms, no kitchen
  • Oest Dining Hall –kitchen, no bathroom
  • Houck Lodge – kitchen and bathrooms
  • During very cold periods, some lodges will not have indoor water.


In an effort to follow the Outdoor Code and be conservation-minded, Broad Creek would like to encourage all campers to participate in a voluntary recycling program. Units are encouraged to save and Pack out any bottles, cans and paper used while camping at Broad Creek. Once home, these recyclables can be placed out with your regular recycling. Large blue bags will be available at Reservation Headquarters. The Conservation Committee thanks you for your participation and concern for the environment.

Remember – A Scout is Thrifty.

Environmental stewardship begins with YOU.

Important 2016 Dates:

Jan 6 - Campership Application Opens

Mar 25-27 - Camp Closed - Easter

Mar 31 - Campership Application Closes

Apr 15 - Early Bird Registration Ends

May 27-29 - Camp Closed - Memorial Day

May Roundtable - Camp Card Settlement

June 15 - Final Summer Camp Payment Due

Sept 2-4 - Camp Closed - Labor Day

Nov 25-27 - Camp Closed - Thansgiving

Dec 23-25 - Camp Closed - Christmas

Dec 31 - Tentative - Jingle Bell Beaver Day