Facilities at Oak Spring

Please note there are different rates. The "Girl Scouts/Boy Scouts" rate applies when all participants are registered Girl Scouts/Boy Scouts. The "Outside Groups" rate applies when no one is a member of a scouting organization.

Main House: Capacity 24: 2-story frame house. First Floor: kitchen, dining area, living room with fire place, basement program area, and ½ bath.  2nd floor: 5 bedrooms with bunk beds, “Leader’s bedroom” with 2 twin beds,   2 bathrooms. Kitchen includes pots, pans, dishes and flatware. Outdoor fire ring available for use. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $160/Weekend, Outside Groups: $320/Weekend

Troop House: Capacity 14; Single story building with electricity and heat, fireplace, fridge, stove, microwave, eating area.  Large single room w/bunk beds. A few stairs at entry points. Water and Port-O-John outside; fire ring, picnic tables. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $80/Weekend, Outside Groups: $160/Weekend

Ash Grove: 6 tents with a capacity of 24 (no cots or mattresses): 3 fire rings; bathroom located in nearby Wash House, handicapped accessible fire ring, cook box, platform tents. Refrigerator available in Shelter. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $80/Weekend, Outside Groups: $160/Weekend

Tamarack: 6 tents with a capacity of 24 (no cots or mattresses); 2 fire rings; bathroom located in nearby Wash House, refrigerator available in Shelter. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $80/Weekend, Outside Groups: $160/Weekend

Sky Top Yurt: Capacity 20 (no mattresses): large round tent with electricity; fire ring; picnic tables.  Refrigerator available in Shelter.  Near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October). 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $100/Weekend, Outside Groups: $200/Weekend

Lenape Yurt: Capacity 20 (no mattresses): large round tent with electricity; fire ring; with large deck and picnic tables, near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October). 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $100/Weekend, Outside Groups: $200/Weekend

Deer Run: Capacity 24: 6 Acorn Cabins with wooden bunks and mattresses; near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October), fire ring, picnic tables. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $90/Weekend, Outside Groups: $180/Weekend

Stu Site: Suggested Capacity: 12Pitch your own tent – fire ring and picnic tables. Near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October). 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $50/Weekend, Outside Groups: $100/Weekend

Kishux Site ‘training site’: Suggested Capacity: 24 Pitch your own tent – multiple fire rings and picnic tables. Use of Quonset Hut is included. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $70/Weekend, Outside Groups: $140/Weekend

Dogwood: 5 tents: capacity of 20 (no cots or mattresses); picnic tables; near latrine and Port-O-Johns, 2 fire rings.  

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $60/Weekend, Outside Groups: $120/Weekend 

White Oak - Whispering Pines: 4 tents: capacity of 20 (no cots or mattresses); pavilion with picnic tables; 2 fire rings; near latrine and Port-O-Johns. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $55/Weekend, Outside Groups: $110/Weekend 

Tall Timbers: Suggested Capacity: 24 Pitch your own tent: fire ring and picnic tables; Latrine. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $50/Weekend, Outside Groups: $100/Weekend

Paddock: Suggested Capacity: 24Pitch your own tent: fire ring and picnic tables; Port-o-John. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $50/Weekend, Outside Groups: $100/Weekend

Activities at Oak Spring

Please note that with any activity requested, payment is required prior to participation. Activities must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance. Activities are dependent upon times, instructors and availability. We will do our best to accommodate your group!

As of October 1st 2014, Groups may provide their own instructor to teach activities as long as they were certified by council. You will need to submit a copy of your certification to Debbie Test at dtest@gscsnj.org.

If you are interested in becoming a hired instructor for GSCSNJ, please contact H.L Ransom at hlransom@gscsnj.org.  We care currently looking to hire archery instructors, canoe instructors and lifeguards.

Sports Field: Common Use Area. No Fee

Canoeing: 24 people at a time. Girl Scout Daisies and Brownies can be a passenger as long as they are with older girls / adults. Certified instructor included. Life jackets are provided and must be worn. Available April, May, June, September and October weather permitting. 

For canoeing please wear boat shoes, closed-toe and nonslip hiking/sport sandals with heel strap, or water socks or shoes (no flip-flops)

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $50/Day, Outside Groups: $100/Day

Archery: Archery is for Girl Scout Brownies and older. Each session can accommodate up to 20 . Approximately one hour. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $30/Session, Outside Groups: $60/Session

Hay Ride: Each ride can accommodate up to 20 people and lasts approximately 30 minutes. Available May, June, September, October(weather permitting). 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $25/Ride, Outside Groups: $45/Ride

Rock Tower: Rock tower is for Girl Scout Brownies and older. Maximum of 25 people / session. The rock tower must be scheduled in advance as it is shared between other camps. Large groups, Service Units and Council program will have priority when reservations are made. Weight limit 40-220 lbs. Safety harness must properly fit participant.

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $40/Hour, Outside Groups: $80/Hour

Zip Line: Zip line is for Girl Scout Brownies and older. Maximum of 18 people / session. The zip line must be scheduled in advance and requires 2 certified instructors.  Available May, June, Sept., Oct. weather permitting. Weight limit 40-220 lbs. Safety harness must properly fit participant.

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $50/Hour, Outside Groups: $100/Hour

Geocaching: GPS units are available for rental or you may bring your own. There are 3 caches on the camp and the coordinates are in the kit. The GPS units in the kit are not pre-programmed. An instruction book is in the kit, but a basic understanding of GPS is helpful when planning this activity for a troop. Reservations should be made and paid for 2 weeks in advance. There is one kit per camp.  Available all year. 

There are Girl Scout caches located on the site. GPS units are available for rental. $25.00 rental fee. Please contact Debbie Test at 856-795-1560 ext. 300 or dtest@gscsnj.org to reserve. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts: $25 Outside Groups: $50