Wente Scout Reservation - Boy Scout Resident Camp

Wente Scout Reservation is a Nationally Accredited Boy Scout camp located near Willits in Mendocino County. The 80 acre lake offers outstanding swimming, boating, and fishing. With 2200 acres the camp offers a great variety of programs. Wente Scout Reservation boasts one of the best Boy Scout mountain bike programs in California. You can climb on the Rock, go on one of many horse rides offered by the Risin’ W Corral, or test your skill at the rifle, shotgun, black powder or archery ranges. Wente offers 53 Merit Badges as well as many awards to earn and lots of fun activities.

Session Dates: 

Session 1: June 15-21, 2014
Session 2: June 22-28, 2014
Session 3: June 29-July 5, 2014
Session 4: July 6-12, 2014
Session 5: July 13-19, 2014
Session 6: July 20-26, 2014
Session 7: July 27-August 2, 2014
Session 8: August 3-9, 2014

Wente lakefront

Who's Eligible: 

For all Boy Scouts


SFBAC Troop Fees:
$355 per Scout
$195 per Adult Leader
     *First 2 leaders are free!

Non-SFBAC council Troop Fees:
$385 per Scout
$195 per Adult Leader 
     *First 2 leaders are free!

Refund Options:
SFBAC Refund Policy applies.

Camp scholarships available to all SFBAC Scouting families

Contact info: 

Volunteer Work Weekends

Come help out at WSR on the following weekends: Bring your unit, come with friends or by yourself and join us in service to camp.  Please RSVP by phone or e-mail before attending any work weekend. Contact Jason Lewis at 510-577-9204 or jason.lewis@scouting.org to attend a work weekend.


Camp Calendar: 


5/3-4 Tiger Cub Safari - Session 2

5/23-26 Memorial Day Family Vacation Camp

6/8-14  Staff Week

6/15-21 Summer Camp Session 1

8/29-9/1 Labot Day Family Vacation Camp

9/26-28 Venture Rendezvous  

For registration and payment questions contact Emily at (510)577-9218 or Emily.Determan@scouting.org

Join the Wente Scout Reservation Yahoo Group.

Visit the Wente Scout Reservation Web site.

Schedules will change for 2013. Do not use the 2012 schedules to plan your 2013 summer season.

Map of WSR

Map to WSR

Camp Staff Application