Year-Round Camping at
 St. Johns River Base at Echockotee

St Johns River Base  offers many great opportunities for units to come and camp on the shore of Doctor's Lake. Founded in the early 1920's the River Base has 8 large campsites plus many pavilions and program areas to fit your Scouting needs.

All Scouting Packs, Troops, Teams, Crews, Ships, and Posts are encouraged to come and hike the wilds of Echockotee, fish the shore of Doctor's Lake, and build memories for years to come.

Camp is open from September through April every year.

Aquatics Camp opens May through August at the SJRB at Echockotee.
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Camp Echockotee:
Hours of operations: 8am - 5pm
Camp is closed on Wednesdays
Phone Number: 904.264.0121

For reservations, please  call 904.388.0591


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North Florida Council, BSA 521 S. Edgewood Avenue, Jacksonville FL 32205
Phone: 904-388-0591 Phone: 800-232-0845 Fax: 904-387-4148