Roosevelt Scout Reservation

Roosevelt Scout Reservation welcomes all groups, regardless of Scouting membership.  Questions?  Call (609) 261-5850.

Address;  124 Daretown Rd, Elmer, NJ 08318
Rob Brookwood, Campmaster | (856) 358-8555
(Units camping should check in with the Camp Master at Camp Roosevelt upon arrival)

For over nine decades, Scouts have been visiting Camp Roosevelt. Here, Scouts can enjoy such programs as a COPE course, climbing/rappelling, boating, rifle/shotgun/archery ranges, and much more while camping for a weekend with their unit, or for weeks during summer camp!

Nearby attractions include the Cowtown Rodeo, Fort Mott State Park, and Wildwood's famous Morey's Piers.

Additional Facilities Amenities
  • Palen Lodge
  • Full Service Kitchen (detached)
  • Chapel
  • Full Service Trading Post
  • Parade Field
  • Activity Field
  • Large BBQ Grill
Available Programs

Camp Roosevelt has many great programs available, including:


Shobe Lodge Lake Side Lodge

Sleeping Capacity: 16


  • Woodstove / Heater
  • Full Kitchen
  • Full Bathroom
  • Separate Leader Quarters

Sleeping Capacity: 20


  • Woodstove
  • Stove / Refrigerator
  • Separate Leader Quarters
  • Beautiful Lake View

Lean-to Sites

9 Lean-to Sites

Hopi…………Capacity: 28
Mohican…….Capacity: 32
Yawgoog…   Capacity: 32
Cherokee…  Capacity: 24
Lenape……  Capacity: 20
Shawanos…Capacity: 20
Apache……..Capacity: 20
Seminole…  Capacity: 16
Seton…….....Capacity: 12

Lean-to sites are a great option for units wishing to camp in the great out-of-doors, without the hassle of setting up tents.

Lean-tos are 3 sided structures that each sleep up to 4 people.

Each site has a flagpole, fire pit, and latrine nearby. There is also space in each site to add tentage if needed.

Tent Sites

7 Tent Sites

Baitenger Woods
B.P. Woods

Tent Sites are the perfect option for units looking for a true tent-camping experience!

Each tent site has a flagpole, fire pit, and nearby latrine.

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