Boy Scouts Release Summer Camp Schedule

Boy Scout Camp

Theme “Start Your Adventure” 

Rising 6th-12 grade

Week 1, June 7-13, Camp T.L. James, near Downsville, La.

Week 2, June 14-June 20, Camp Attakapas, near Trout, La.

Program will include the opportunity to work on a variety of merit badges including cycling, emergency preparedness, fish and wildlife management, shotgun shooting, small boat sailing, and wilderness survival. Also, youth will have opportunities to swim and use the climbing tower.

Also offered at Camp T.L. James this year is the ATV program. Participants will learn the safety, care, and driving of ATVs.

Cost is $225 per registered Scout.

Cub Scout Resident Camp

Theme “Super Hero Scouts”

Rising 1st-5th grade

1st Session, June 21-24, Camp Attakapas, near Trout, La.

2nd Session, June 24-27, Camp T.L. James, near Downsville, La.

Activities will archery, bb gun shooting, crafts, fishing, hiking, swimming, and rock climbing on climbing tower and more.

Cost is $125 per registered Scout.


Cub Scout Day Camps

Theme “Knights of the Roundtable”

Rising 1st-5th grade

May 26-29, 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Pineville First United Methodist Church, Pineville, La.

May 26-29, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Kiroli Park, West Monroe, La.

May 26-29, 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., The Gospel, Ruston, La.

The Captain of the Roundtable challenges you to attend Medieval Knight Training. Castle Wall Scaling, Sling Shot Training to Combat Dragons, Sword Training to Defend the Castle, and much more.  Cost per registered Scout is $75 and includes camp t-shirt and a patch.

For more information on the Louisiana Purchase Council Summer Camp schedule or to register online, go to or call 318-325-4634.

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