Gilbert Ranch is one of Cascade Pacific Council's fine Cub Scout Resident Camps. Gilbert Ranch is located at Butte Creek Scout Ranch near Scotts Mills, Oregon. The moment each Scout steps onto main street and lays eyes on the old western town of Butte Creek, he will find it easy to imagine himself as part of the old west.
Camp Sessions are 3 days / 2 nights and run from July through mid August. Scouts and leaders stay in large two man platform tents. Each pack stays in a campsite identified by different "brands." The Brands are Setting Sun, Lazy B, Yellow Rose, Happy River, Circle T, 2 of Hearts, Flying J and Rocking K. Meals are served in a large full service dining hall.
Program highlights include horseback riding, BB gun shooting, panning for gold, archery, and of course Cowboy Campfires!
Its easy to make a camp reservation, just visit the Summer Camp Reservations Page.
Visit the Dates & Fees page for camp dates for the 2015 camp season.
For more detailed information, you can read the Leaders' Guide.
If you think your boys liked Gilbert Ranch, your girls will love it even more! What girl doesn't love horses...and we have a great program for girls at Gilbert Ranch. Lucky girl campers get to do all that Webelos do, in two special camp sessions just for them. Girls' Camp is for girls age 8 to 13 and their parents. More information can be found by clicking here.