Cherokee Scout Reservation

3296 Boy Scout Camp Rd
Yanceyville, NC 27379

CSR Court of Eagles

Services & Amenities:

  • Headquarters Building
  • Free Standing Health Lodge
  • 14 Campsites (running water and private latrines)
  • Multi sided rappelling tower
  • Sports Clay & Shotgun Range
  • Trading Post (Seasonal)
  • C.O.P.E Course (year round)
  • 250 person Dining Hall / Kitchen
  • Intimate Chapel
  • Water Front (Boating Swimming: Seasonal)
  • Disc Golf Course
  • 3 single ride Mountain Bike Trails
  • Metal Work Facility
  • Dance Performance Arbor
  • Archery Range (year round)
  • Rifle, Pistol & Muzzle Loading Ranges
  • Multiple Program Shelters

Located just southwest of Yanceyville, NC, Cherokee Scout Reservation offers a secluded wilderness camping experience.  With just at 2,000 acres this private camp gives Scouts the opportunity to discover all the outdoors has to offer.  There are 14 different campsites to choose from and each campsite has its own running water and private latrine available for weekend camping year-round.

Cherokee is the home of Old North State Councils Boy Scout Summer Camp featuring such great programs such as woodcarving, swimming, astronomy, boating, mountain biking, archery trail shooting, climbing on our multi sided rappelling tower and Boy Scouts of America C.O.P.E course.

Facility Rental Fees:

Old North State Council Units & Out of Council Units: These Fees begin June 1, 2019

  • Campsite: $3 per person per night
  • Headquarters: $25 per day
  • Dining Hall & Kitchen: $175 per day
  • Kitchen only: $100 per day
  • Dining Hall Only: $100 per day
  • OA Lodge: $45 per day
  • Shelter: $10 per day
  • Canoes or Row Boats: $15/boat/weekend

Non-Scout Groups:
If you are not with the Boy Scouts and would like to use our facilities please contact the council office at 336-378-9166 for more details.

Facility Use Fees (PDF)

Special Programs Available:

Shooting Sports:

  • Shotgun Merit Badge
  • Open Clays Shoot
  • Shotgun 5 Stand Shoot
  • Rifle Shooting Merit Badge
  • Rifle Fun Shoot
  • Archery Trail/Fun Shoot
  • Archery Merit Badge

See Shooting Sports Web page for requirements and class/event details

Shooting Sports Program Request/Reservation Form - Availability based on a Range Officer's availability - Form must be submitted with the Facility Use Application

COPE & Tower:

Contact the Scout Office (336-378-9166) for availability and rates.

Non scouting groups and Corporate groups: Contact the Scout Office (336-378-9166) for information about rental & equipment usage fees.

Property Notes:

  • Adirondacks are located in the campsites but all sites do not have the same amount. Tents may be required.
  • Electricity is available at Chippewa, Delaware, Sioux, Blackfoot and Cheyenne.  It is also available in all buildings.
  • Water is only available in the winter at the following buildings and campsites: (water is usually cut off from 2nd or 3rd weekend in November to late March)  Water is available at Headquarters, OA Lodge, Dining Hall and water spigot at  Blackfoot and Cheyenne.
  • Please review the Cherokee facility policies on swimming and fishing located here.