Camp Chawanakee Update regarding Class Signups

Hello fellow Scouters, In these ever-changing times, we are working our best to help units plan for their summer camp and help with the ongoing event that is Covid-19. As of today, the Fresno City Council has asked all businesses to stop non-essential services at this time. We will be closing our Fresno and Visalia […]

Further Updates Covid 19

Scouting leaders, parents, and stakeholders, We continue to review recommendations from public health officials as we monitor the spread of COVID-19. We’re mindful of the role we play as Scouts to ‘be prepared’ and give leadership to others. As we evaluate this quickly evolving situation, we are relying on information and guidance from the California […]

Camp Chawanakee Class Signups

We are half way through March and camp will be here before you know it!  Now that we are past the March Payment of $100 per person coming to camp we can focus on getting everyone ready for Class Signups. If you have not yet got your payment into the Fresno Scout Office you can […]

Camp Chawanakee Pre-Reqs

National has just released the list of merit badges for 2020 that have had updates to their requirements. We have reviewed the list and found that none of the requirement updates affect the classes we offer at camp this summer. This means that unless there are any other changes the class schedule list has the […]

Join our Camp Chawanakee Staff

Not all jobs take you to the great outdoors. Up here you wake up to crisp mountain air, enjoy scenic locations and hang out with your fellow scouts. At Camp Chawanakee though, this is every day of summer. Camp has a long running tradition of providing an enriching summer camp experience. Scouts and scouters from […]

Camp Chawanakee 1st Payment

We hope you have had a great holiday season. Now that we’re in 2020 we wanted to take a moment to remind you about some upcoming dates for camp. Our first payment is coming up quickly on January 15th. Each unit will need to have a payment of $125 per person (both youth and adults) to our […]

Woodbage 2019 Course

In 1911, Baden-Powell took the first steps in training Scouting’s adult leaders by organizing a series of lectures for Scouters. He made great strides in the years that followed, culminating in 1919 with the establishment of Wood Badge training. Wood Badge recipients now number more than 100,000 Scouters around the world. Wood Badge for the […]

Camp Chawanakee Check-In Instructions

Hello Chawanakee Bound Units! Can you believe it’s almost time for you to arrive at Camp Chawanakee? We just wanted to make sure you are ready for a great week at Camp. To help your check-in go as smoothly as possible and there are a couple of things to prepare for. Check-in begins at the […]

Camp Chawanakee April Update

Camp is just a few months away and we have a few things to talk to you about to help you get ready. First off we just had our Camp Leaders Meeting on April 3rd. We had quite a few people attend both in our office and online. If you missed it the recording of […]

Help with Camp Chawanakee Class Signups

Hello Everyone, It’s almost time for class signups to begin and we wanted to share a few last minute things with you. First a quick little reminder. In order to be able to sign up for classes you must have $200 per person (youth and adults) paid. Once that’s been met you will be able […]