Tahquitz Summer Camp

Communications to Parents and Scout Leaders

Want to Know More About Camp This Summer?

Join us for an information meeting covering the latest updates on both Camp Tahquitz and the Long Beach Sea Base summer programs. 

What: Camp Info Meeting #2
When: Monday May 18 at 5:30pm

Who: All parents, Scouts and Scouters
Where: Join Zoom Meeting with Computer:


Meeting ID: 963 0571 1124
Password: LBAC

To Dial in Audio Only:
1 (669) 900-6833

Summer 2020 Dates Now Scheduled!

  • Week 1: July 5-11
  • Week 2: July 12-18
  • Week 3: July 19-25
  • Week 4: July 26 -Aug 1

Resident Camp Pricing

  Campsite Feed
Central Feed
Youth Adult Youth Adult
Regular (until April 30) $435 $295 $495 $355
Late (after April 30) $475 $315 $535 $375

Contact Cindy Spalding for more info.

Need help paying for camp? We have campership funds available. Click red button to fill out the application and email Nathanael

Campership Fund Application

NOTE: Merit Badge Registration System will open Spring 2020

Camp Info

Reservation Form

Reservation Information

Camp Brochure 2019

Map of Camp Tahquitz

Choose from over 20 merit badges: Indian Lore to Nature, Astronomy to Climbing. Additional activities include swimming, horsemanship, high adventure COPE course, BSA Lifeguard, mountain biking, miles of backcountry hiking, shotgun shooting, black powder rifle, and Thunderbird Outpost camp for experienced Scouts.

Video Library

Check out these cool videos:

Wrangler Program Summer 2020

Enjoy a fun-filled, week-long “full immersion” Horsemanship Merit Badge Program designed for Scouts of all ages with various levels of riding experiences. Experience it this summer for an additional $100.

Wrangler Application

Program Info

Camp Tahquitz Leader’s Guide (below)

Section Description Revised
Leader’s Guide Intro (LG) Introduction to camp 3/12/2020
About Tahquitz (AT) Basic overview of camp 3/12/2020
Food Service (FS) Jamboree or Commissary 3/12/2020
Getting Ready (GR) Equipment, gear, and travel 3/12/2020
Program Description (PD) Activities at camp 3/12/2020
Advancement Program (AD) Challenging opportunities 3/12/2020
Camp Forms (CF) Forms you need 3/12/2020
Parent Guide (PG) Everything for parents 3/12/2020
Wrangler (WR)
Wrangler program info 3/12/2020
Wrangler (WRI) Wrangler rider info 3/12/2020

Trading Post Camp Store

Welcome to our camp store! Camp Tahquitz has a complete Trading Post. Located in the historic Barton Flats store — a 100 year old cabin in the center of camp — the store is stocked with many items, including:

  • Leather and  wood carving kits for Merit Badge courses or just for fun
  • Snacks, candy and beverages
  • Souvenirs
  • Merit Badge books
  • Apparel such as fleece jackets, vests, polo shirts, souvenir shirts and socks
  • Patches, patches and more patches.
  • Sundries which include, lip balm, sun screen, chapstick tooth paste etc

Contact Info for Camp Tahquitz

Camp Tahquitz
41700 State Hwy 38
Angelus Oaks, CA 92305

Directions to Camp Tahquitz

Camp Leadership


“The boys said it was EPIC.” – Scoutmaster

“The wranglers are great! We’d like to do another overnighter!” – Scout leader

“Our Troop enjoyed camp here immensely!” – Scoutmaster

“Excellent!!! Outstanding!!! Loved It!!!” – comments on Food Service

“Lots of yummy goodies for kids to choose from” – comments on Trading Post

“We love camping here. Our Scouts had a wonderful experience.” – Scout leader

“Camp Tahquitz is the GREATEST camp. I will always be here.” – Scout parent