Scouts-L Mail Archive for December of 1999: Re: BSA's Oldest Scout Camps
Re: BSA's Oldest Scout Camps
Michael A. Golrick
Wed, 22 Dec 1999 08:28:55 -0500
At 12:00 AM 12/22/99 -0600, Michael Bowman wrote:
>A fellow Scouter has asked me for some examples of the oldest continuously
>operating BSA camps. Now that is a stumper for me, so I turn to the group
>for help. If you know of any Scout camps that started before 1930 and have
>been in continuous operation since then, please let me know.
Hi Mike -
Our Troop attends Yawgoog Scout Reservation in Rhode Island. It was
purchased in 1916 and opened in 1917. See: http://www.yawgoog.org/history/
Enjoy the season!
Michael Golrick firstname.lastname@example.org
Troop 68, St. Theresa's Church, Trumbull CT
...and a good old Buffalo, too