Camp Somers

Family Camping Now Available

Unplug for a weekend and get the family out of the house! Recharge your summer at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation. Spend a weekend away from the computer, and explore the many activities possible at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation, now accepting reservations for weekend family camping.

Reserve Your Campsite Today

To reserve your campsite, please call Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation Tom Stoddard at (973)765-9322 x413.

Camp Somers

Camp Somers is located in beautiful and historic Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation, in Stanhope, N.J. We are proud to offer a multitude of camping options including traditional Scouts BSA day and resident camp for four weeks, followed by a week of Camp COLEY co-ed resident camp, and then a week of co-ed resident specialty camps. Camp Somers also has a wide variety of activities and facilities to ensure a great adventure any time of the year.

Summer Camps

Troop & Individual Resident Camp

We are proud to offer four one-week sessions of day camp and resident camp to Scouts BSA attending with their troop or by themselves. Participate in all our great programs, work on merit badges and have some fun at camp.

Trailblazer Day Camp

Trailblazer Day Camp at Camp Somers is a Scouts BSA summer camp week-long adventure. The summer camp program is for all Scouts including both first-year new Scouts and experienced higher ranking Scouts. Scouts have the ability to choose to work on rank advancement, merit badges as well as participate in high adventure programs throughout camp. Camp runs four weeks, Monday to Friday from 8:45 am – 4:00 pm. Scouts can come to camp for more than one week and accomplish many of their Scouting goals. Bus transportation is provided from locations throughout Morris, Sussex and NW Somerset counties.


CAMP COLEY is a non-profit, weeklong, resident camp for all girls and boys entering grades 3 through 12 in the fall, whether they are part of Scouting or not.

Specialty Camps Week

Choose from Aquatics, Backwoods Engineering, Climbing, or Shooting Sports. Pick a camp, bring a friend, and have an awesome week! We welcome all boys and girls entering grades 6-12, Scouts and non-scouts.

The fun doesn't end with the summer. We have many year-round activities and facility rentals to keep your adventure going throughout the year. Click on the image below to download the Weekend Programs brochure.

weekend programs brochure


Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Camp Somers

750 Waterloo Road

Stanhope, NJ 07874

(973)347-2240 (in season)


Call 973-765-9322