Short Term Camping

Ranchos Los Mochos, Camp Royaneh, and Wente Scout Reservation are all available for weekend and week day camping when summer camps are not in session. Each outstanding camp offers many facilities and activities for units to enjoy. To reserve any of our camps, please fill out the form for the camp you want and send it to us at the YLTC.

Visit our Forms Page for registration information.

The Lodge at Wente Scout Reservation

The Lodge at Wente

Nestled amongst giant Douglas Fir trees and overlooking both southeast Willits valley and the Rising W’ Corral of Wente Scout Reservation, The Lodge at Wente offers the finest in first class accommodations and the seclusion of Mendocino County. The Lodge is the perfect place for family gatherings and reunions, corporate training sessions, or small group retreats.

The Lodge is a 3,000 square foot log cabin with many special amenities, including:


Two bedrooms with two queen size beds in each single beds

One bedroom with two twin beds 

Two full shower-stall bathrooms



Additional room for video/DVD viewing can be used as fourth bedroom with queen size air mattress (provided).

Dining table seats 12 with additional folding table available
Two large living room gathering areasdining room
Indoor wood fireplace

Full shower-stall handicap bathroom
Half bath
Full kitchen including state of the art appliances (microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, 6 burner gas stove, convection oven) Dishes & cooking tools are supplied.


Large gas grill
Outdoor wood burning fireplacefireplace

When Scout camp is not in session your group may wish to use our 80-acre lake for swimming or boating and the fishing (catch & release) is always great at Wente. Other special events may be available with pre-planning.


Rates for rental of The Lodge are:
$300 per night for the Lodge, a 2 night stay is required for the weekend.

For a larger group two smaller additional sleeping cabins which have bunks for 8 each are nearby and available for an additional $75 per night each. (no other facilities are available in these cabins)

Reservations are at a premium so early planning is a must. Non-Scout groups require $1 Million liability insurance certificates, information will be provided by Council.

*We do not rent The Lodge from June 1 through Labor Day due to Boy Scout Summer camp.

Contact info: 

For more information and availability contact Emily at (510) 577-9218 or