Camp Parsons

Scouts BSA Summer Camp

Camp Parsons Summer Camp

Adventure and unforgettable experiences lie ahead for Scouts and leaders at week-long summer camp at Camp Parsons. Complete merit badges at the archery and rifle ranges, the aquatics area, and craft lodge. Come experience 100 years of exceptional camping at the country’s oldest continuous Scouts BSA camp West of the Mississippi!

There is still space but sessions are filling fast!

Session 1: : July 9-15
Session 2: : July 16-22
Session 3: : July 23-29
Session 4: : July 30-August 5
Session 5: : August 6-12
Session 6: : August 13-19
Location: Camp Parsons, 970 Bee Mill Rd, Brinnon, WA
        In-State Scout (WA state service center): $445
        Out of State Scout:  $495
        Adult:  $300
$25 per person nonrefundable deposit required to confirm reservation (included in cost)

General Information

Advancement Sign Up Instructions

Refund Policy

Annual Health & Medical Record
We accept all BSA medical forms completed by a physician or licensed practitioner within 12 months of the end of the month Scout or adult is attending camp. National Jamboree and national high adventure health forms are also accepted.

Campership Application for Chief Seattle Council Scouts

Lone Scouts.  Scouts who are unable to attend summer camp with their troop or want to go alone can attend as a lone Scout at Camp Parsons or Camp Pigott Summer Camp. Scouts sign up individually for this program and are grouped together with other single Scouts or are assigned to a troop at camp. Adult leaders are assigned.

Questions? Contact the Council Camping Department at or 206-725-0361.

Camp Rentals

Camp Parsons is the ideal alpine setting for your group activities, whether you are a Scout group, youth non-profit, youth religious group, school group or military group!

For further information about renting Camp Parsons, visit the Rentals and Retreats page.

About Camp Parsons

Canoe swamp

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 viewing densely forested shoreline. Operating since 1919, this venerable Scout camp features swimming, canoeing and sailing, climbing tower, rifle and archery ranges, climbing tower and other popular activities.

For addition information about Camp Parsons, please visit their website at:

Camp Parsons
970 Bee Mill Rd, Brinnon, WA 98320

Josh Cunningham, Director
(360) 796-4427

Dale Wills, Camp Ranger

Camp Parsons Campsite Map
Camp Parsons Campsite Capacity
Camp Parsons Driving Directions