Chief Seattle Council offers outdoor adventure programs designed with challenging, achievable success and a maximum amount of fun. Our camps offer adventures to enhance the Scouting experience for all youth. Most youth programs qualify for Campership funding.

Camp Edward

Situated at the foothills of the Cascade mountain range approximately one hour from Seattle, Camp Edward offers many fun camp activities to youth as well as rental opportunities. Camp features include a beautifully renovated dining hall, waterfront, BB gun and archery ranges, play fields, nature trails and a fantastic craft lodge. Campsites have two-man canvas tents (during the summer) and cabins with bunks. Showers and restroom facilities are centrally located.

Camp Parsons

Camp Parsons is situated on the Olympic Peninsula “where the mountains meet the sea”. This beautiful setting offers the rare experience of canoeing on glassy salt water, while gazing along a densely forested shoreline.  Camp Parsons is one of the oldest Scout camps in America, providing wilderness adventure to Scouts and Scouters since 1919. Special features include the climbing tower, 16-position rifle and archery ranges, and the Fort Dukabush museum.  Swimming, canoeing, and sailing in the saltwater aquatics area are   other popular activities available to visitors.

Camp Pigott

Located at the foot of the Cascade Range, Camp Pigott features a large lake, a climbing tower, COPE courses (high and low), a spacious dining facility, beautiful new campfire bowl, plus all-new activities such as shotgun sports facilities, mountain bike skills course, and MUCH more.  There is a modern central building with private showers, and each campsite features canvas tents on platforms (during the summer) or Adirondack shelters with bunks, and new flush toilet facilities.  A great place for camping programs as well as rental groups.

Camp Sheppard

Camp Sheppard is located in the spectacular Cascade Mountains, just minutes from Mount Rainier National Park and Crystal Mountain ski area. Cliffs tower overhead, pristine falls can be found nearby, and giant elk freely roam the meadows.  Visitors stay in heated cabins with bunks and may enjoy hiking, cross country skiing, inner tubing (weather permitting) or games in the cozy lodge.  The lodge features a dining hall and kitchen, and the restrooms with showers are centrally located.

Camp Fife

Located on the Eastern slopes of the Cascades at Goose Prairie, Camp Fife provides a beautiful forested alpine setting. Visitors will enjoy using the dining hall/kitchen, which features a large downstairs dining area, as well as a large meeting room suitable for trainings or private meals.  Two lodges and campsites are also available. 

Camp Bonaparte

Located on Bonaparte Lake in the Colville National Forest, Camp Bonaparte offers a picturesque, rustic environment.  This high-elevation camp features  campsites,  dining area, outdoor shower and outhouse facilities.  The lake is popular for sport fishing with 6 species of fish.

Camp Scout-a-Vista

Located northeast of Mission Ridge Ski Resort, Scout-a-Vista is a popular alpine camp for groups enjoying winter sports.  The camp features a dining lodge with kitchen, winter cabin, restroom/shower building and campsites.