Chesebrough Scout Reservation is a 544 acre nature retreat in the Santa Cruz Mountains, just 30 minutes south of San Jose. The camp includes a brand new lodge with state-of-the-art audio visual equipment, a commercial kitchen, restrooms and showers, campgrounds, bb gun range, climbing tower, archery, and volleyball. For climbing tower use click here
Camp Chesebrough is located off Highway 9 and is adjacent to Castle Rock State Park and Long Ridge Open Space Preserve. The camp is available year-round for Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Explorer and Venture groups as well as for private organizations.
If you are interested in renting space at Camp Chesebrough, please call the Council Service Center at 408.638.8314. To view the historic camp conservation plan, click here.
Helpful resources around camp
Animals in and around Chesebrough- Click Here
Plants in and around Chesebrough- Click Here
Hiking for Big Basin to the Sea trail - Click Here
Big Basin Backpacking – Click Here
Castle Rock State Park- Click Here
More Hiking Resources- Click Here
More information Camping@Svmbc.org or 408-638-8300