National High Adventure Resource Information
Boy Scouts of America High Adventure Bases
Used by: Boy Scouts, Venturers
Just when you think you've done it all, Scouting offers three High Adventure bases with new challenges and new excitement. You'll leave these properties with special memories of fun and accomplishment.
Florida Sea Base
Islamorada , Florida
Sea Base is Scouting's ultimate aquatic experience. Sail to the Bahamas, go snorkeling or SCUBA diving, enjoy beach camping and more. Scouts can be certified in SCUBA at the base.
Ely , Minnesota
From June to September, Northern Tier boasts the best wilderness canoeing in the world. Scouts go canoeing, hiking, fishing, and winter camping in and around the beautiful lakes of northern Minnesota and southern Canada.
Philmont Scout Ranch
Cimarron , New Mexico
Scouting's "granddaddy of them all", located on more than 200 square miles of rugged New Mexico wilderness. Scouts can go backpacking, rock climbing and see views from peaks more than 10,000 feet tall.