El Rancho Cima

El Rancho Cima is located on the Devil’s Backbone in the hill country, just 15 miles west of San Marcos, TX close to Wimberley, TX. The property was purchased in 1953, and consists of 2,680 acres of mountainous terrain covered by an umbrella of cedars and hardwoods. El Rancho Cima has a variety of unique programs and camping experiences including summer camp at Cockrell River Camp and Walter Scout Camp at Horseshoe Bend and weekend camping opportunities for Boy Scout troops and Venturing crews. Visit the online trading post to purchase camp hats, shirts and more.

For a nominal fee, troops and crews can reserve a weekend campsite and enjoy zip lining, shooting sports, horseback riding, backpacking, outdoor skills training, and general unit camping activities. Weekend camping is closed during the summer camp. El Rancho Cima is located at 5800 Ranch Road 32, Fischer, TX 78623.

Troops, teams, crews, and ships can camp at El Rancho Cima. Cub Scout camping and non-BSA camping is not offered at this camp.

 

Online Trading Post

  • youth and adult t-shirts
  • youth and adult pants
  • outer wear
  • active wear
  • caps and more


Cockrell River Camp

  • 14 individual campsites, shaded by 75-year old native pecan and black walnut trees
  • 1.5 miles of Blanco River front perfect for swimming, canoeing, rowing, and fishing
  • state-of-the-art .22 rifle and five-stand shotgun range
  • 40 foot climbing and rappelling tower

 

 


Walter Scout Camp at Horseshoe Bend

  • horse rides
  • rifle and shotgun ranges
  • numerous hiking trails
  • 12 campsites shaded by 75-year old native pecan and black walnut trees

For Questions Contact:

Tami Kinn
El Rancho Cima Reservations
(713) 756-3309
Tami.Kinn@scouting.org

Brett Lee
El Ranch Cima Professional Staff Advisor
(713) 756-3306
Brett.Lee@scouting.org

Jason Oliver
Office Assistant - El Rancho Cima
(713) 865-9123
Jason.Oliver@scouting.org