Pine Hill Scout Reservation


Pine Hill Scout Reservation welcomes all groups, regardless of Scouting membership.  Questions?  Call (609) 261-5850. We are not accepting reservations, but are happy to answer your questions.

Address: 120 Watsontown-New Freedom Rd., Pine Hill, NJ 08021
Ed Carroll, Campmaster | Edward.Carroll@scouting.org

Located just 20 minutes east of Philadelphia, Pine Hill Scout Reservation is a wonderful location for an overnight or weekend camp out. Enjoy lake fishing, miles of hiking trails, and a gigantic field good for a whole variety of activities! 

This campground is the closest Scout camp to Philadelphia (and only 10 minutes from the train station into the city), and provides a great base of operations to one of America's most important and historic cities.

Other local adventures include the Battleship New Jersey, Adventure Aquarium, and Sahara Sams Ocean Oasis Indoor Water Park.

Facilities Ammenities 

Pine Hill offers a variety of additional facilities for rent or reservation, including:

  • Large Activity Field (Cub Field)
  • Activity field
  • Campfire Circle
  • Full Service Kitchen / Dining Hall
  • Chapel
  • Large BBQ Grill

Lots of great things to take advantage of while at camp:

  • Full Service Trading Post
  • Fort Pine Hill
  • Miles of hiking trails (Click for map!)
  • Fishing dock
  • Basketball court
  • Gaga court
  • Volleyball court


Available Programs

  • Boating
  • Rifle Range
  • Archery Range
  • BB Range
  • Pool


Cabins Lean-Tos

Webster Lodge 
Sleeping Capacity: 24

  • Woodstove / Heater
  • Full Kitchen
  • Full Bathroom
  • Separate Leaders Quarters
  • Common Area

Anderson Lodge
Sleeping Capacity: 24

  • Woodstove
  • Stove / Refrigerator
  • Separate Leader Quarters
  • No restrooms

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 between 4 and 6 people.

Bowie Lean-tos, Sleeping Capacity: 24

  • Campfire ring
  • Picnic tables
  • Small pavilion
  • Nearby latrine
  • Additional space to set up tents, if needed

Crockett Lean-tos, Sleeping Capacity: 20

  • Campfire ring
  • Picnic tables
  • Small pavilion
  • Nearby latrine
  • Additional space to set up tents, if needed.

Tent Camping

Our nine tent Sites are the perfect option for units looking for a true tent-camping experience! Each tent site has a flagpole, small pavilion, fire pit, and nearby latrine.

  • Blackwood
  • Mohawk
  • Boone
  • Mohican
  • Carson
  • Oneida
  • Iroqouis
  • Seneca
  • Lenape

Click here for full size camp map.