Scouts, BSA Summer Camp 2020

Every year over 6,000 Scouts and Scouters pass through the gates of the Joseph A. Citta Scout Reservation and stay in one of nine unit camping sites. Sites are available with different accommodations to meet every unit’s needs! Each site is furnished with two man wall tents (except Kewe with 4 man Lean To’s), canvas cots, picnic tables and a pavillion. (except Seneca & Mohawk B-dining flys provided) Unit’s with special needs (electricity for medical use etc) please let us know with your registration so we can best serve you.

2020 Dates!

Week One:  July 5th-11th 2020

Week Two July 12th-18th 2020

Week Three July 19th-25th 2020

Week Four July 26th- August 1st 2020

2020 Scouts, BSA Residential Camp fees

Paid in full  by 3/15

$420 Jersey Shore Council Scouts

$440 Out of Council Scouts

Paid in full by 5/1

$430 Jersey Shore Council Scouts

$450 Out of Council Scouts

Paid in full after 5/1

$440 Jersey Shore Council Scouts

$460 Out of Council Scouts


Additional weeks of Camp $325

Adults over the free ratio $95

All Scouts, BSA Resident Camp fees and program selections will be processed through our online camper management portal. This portal will allow you to register Scouts, select merit badges and treks, make payments to your account and view real-time account data such as balances, MB Schedules and more!

Payment Options:

Check- Please make checks payable to Jersey Shore Council at 1518 Ridgeway Rd. Toms River, NJ 08755.  Payments should be received at Jersey Shore Council  two weeks before the reservation date, and will be entered onto your  account on the website.

Credit/Debit Cards- Effective January 1, 2019, all credit or debit card purchases of $20.00 or greater will be charged a 5% transaction fee.

Cash-  Cash is accepted at our council offices in Galloway (500 East Fairway Lane Galloway, NJ 08205) or Toms River (1518 Ridgeway Rd. Toms River, NJ 08755).  Your payment will be entered onto your account on the website.

Class registration for 2020 available after February 1, 2020


Merit Badges currently being offered for the 2020 summer season.  More could be added as we get closer to camp!!


First Aid



Emergency Preparation

Nuclear Science


Search and Rescue

Space Exploration


Crime Prevention




Soil and Water Conservation

Small Boat Sailing

Veterinary Medicine








Wilderness Survival

Public Health



Fire Safety

Bird Study


Family Life

Environmental Science

Signs Signals and Codes

Citizenship in the World

Fish and Wildlife Management

Scouting Heritage

Citizenship in the Nation




Geology and Mining in Society


American Heritage

Mammals Study


Citizenship in the Community


Indian Lore

Personal Management



Rifle Shooting

Home Repairs





Shotgun Shooting

Automotive Maintenance

Game Design

To Pre-Register and save your Troop's 2020 spot, please click here.  Please email form to Camp Director, Bill Zinky at:


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  • Scouts BSA Resident Camp Week 1
    July 05, 2020 to July 11

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  • Scouts, BSA Resident Camp Week 2
    July 12, 2020 to July 18

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  • Scouts, BSA Resident Camp week 3
    July 19, 2020 to July 25

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  • Scouts, BSA Resident Camp Week 4
    July 26, 2020 to August 01

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File Name Description
2020 Leaders Guide.pdf Download
2020 Program Guide Download
2020 Scouts BSA brochure.pdf Download
2020 Summer Camp Reservation Forms.pdf Download
BSA Medical Form ABC Download
Campership Application Form and Instructions.pdf Use this document to apply for a campership Download
Citta Scout Reservatiion Map Download
Citta Summer Camp Menu Summer Camp Menu! Download
Over the Counter Medication Form Please fill out this form so, if needed, the health officer knows what OTC meds he can administer Download
Prescription Medication Form If your scout has perscriptions medications, please fill out this form Download
Refund Request Form - Summer Camp Download
Required Health Forms and Information Download
Summer Camp Roster Download
Unit Swim Classifcation Record Download