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Camp Oak Spring, Somerset, NJ

This camp property is 120-acres of grass and hills bordering the Delaware-Raritan Canal. We offer summer day camp, troop camping, family camping, and you can host events at this location. At Oak Spring, you’ll find yourself canoeing, shooting archery, climbing the rock tower, gliding down the zip line, and geocaching with friends.

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Questions? Please email Debbie Test at dtest@gscsnj.org. 

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Main House: Capacity 24; 2-story frame house. First Floor - kitchen, dining area, living room with fire place, basement program area, and ½ bath.  Second 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. 
Pricing: GS $60   Outside Groups $350

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. 
Pricing: GS $80   Outside Groups $175

Ash Grove: 6 tents with a capacity of 24 (no cots or mattresses); 2 fire rings; handicapped accessible fire ring & 3 handicapped accessible platform tents. Refrigerator available in Shelter. Near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October).  
Pricing: GS $80   Outside Groups $175

Tamarack: 6 tents with a capacity of 24 (no cots or mattresses); 2 fire rings. Refrigerator available in Shelter. Near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October). 
Pricing: GS $80   Outside Groups $175

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). 
Pricing: GS $100   Outside Groups $220

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). 
Pricing: GS $100   Outside Groups $220

Deer Run: Capacity 24; 6 Acorn Cabins with wooden bunks and mattresses; near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October), fire ring, picnic tables. 
Pricing: GS $90   Outside Groups $200

Stu Site: Suggested Capacity 12; Pitch your own tent – fire ring and picnic tables. Near Wash House for flush toilets (April – October). 
Pricing: GS $50  Outside Groups $110

Kishux Site ‘training site’: Suggested Capacity 24; Pitch your own tent – multiple fire rings and picnic tables. Use of Quonset Hut is included. (April-October)
Pricing: GS $70   Outside Groups $155

Dogwood: 5 tents; capacity of 20 (no cots or mattresses); picnic tables; near latrine and Port-O-Johns, 2 fire rings.  (April-October)
Pricing: GS $60   Outside Groups $135

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. (April-October)
Pricing: GS $55   Outside Groups $120

Tall Timbers: Suggested Capacity 24. Pitch your own tent: fire ring and picnic tables; Latrine. (April-October)
Pricing: GS $50   Outside Groups $110

Paddock: Suggested Capacity 24. Pitch your own tent: fire ring and picnic tables; Port-o-John. (April-October)
Pricing: GS $50   Outside Groups $2110

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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!

Sports Field:  Common Use Area.  No Fee

Archery: Each session can accommodate up to 20 people. Session is approximately one hour. Instructor included. Available April-October. Brownies and up. 
Pricing: GS $30   Outside Groups $70

Hay Ride: Each ride can accommodate up to 20 people and lasts approximately 30 minutes. Available April-October (weather permitting). 
Pricing: GS $25   Outside Groups $50 

Rock Tower:  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. (April-October) 
Pricing: GS $40   Outside Groups $90 

Zip Line: Maximum of 18 people/hour. Certified Instructors are required for this activity. Weight 40-220 lbs. Safety harness must properly fit participant. For Brownies and up. (April-October) 
Pricing: GS $50   Outside Groups $110 

Canoeing: 24 people at a time. 24 people at a time. Certified instructor included. Life jackets are provided and must be worn. Available April - October weather permitting. Brownies and up. Daisies can be passenger with adults only. 
Pricing: GS $50   Outside Groups $110 

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

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