Troop, Service Unit, and Family Camping
Things to do before requesting a weekend:
Two nights: Friday & Saturday
Only currently registered Girl Scouts and Girl Scout volunteers will have access to GSTOP camp properties.
Each camp allows four persons per tent available for tent camping.
You must follow the Texas state guidelines under “Overnight Youth Camp Operators,” “Overnight Youth Camp Families,” and “Youth Clubs.”
Troops and service units must provide their own food.
Camping at non-Girl Scout locations is allowed by following state guidelines, receiving approval of a completed troop camping request, and following Girl Scout Safety Activity Checkpoints.
If your reserved GSTOP camp property must be closed before your arrival, we will automatically cancel your reservation and issue a full refund.
You may ask us about camp reservations, guidelines, and usage at email@example.com.
Make sure to read the Weekend Camping FAQs.
These are some of the Frequently Asked Questions regarding camp. For more details, check your camp reservation email, so you are fully prepared for your camping weekend.
What are the Texas state guidelines?
How many people total can attend a camping weekend?
Each camp has a limited capacity for using camp lodging. Each camp allows four persons per tent available for tent camping.
Can a troop or service unit camp more than one weekend?
Yes, if space allows.
Can we camp at other places?
Camping at non-Girl Scout locations is allowed by following the guidelines of the state where the camp is located, receiving approval of a completed troop camping request, and following Girl Scout Safety Activity Checkpoints.
Do we have to camp for two nights?
Yes, reservations are for a Friday and Saturday night experience.
When is payment due to the council?
Payments are due at least five days prior to the start of a reservation and made via GSTOP Customer Care. Contact Customer Care by calling 800-582-7272 during business hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Friday, 8-11:30 a.m.
Can we visit camp for a day during the week?
At this time, camp properties are not open for week day activities or visits.
What about other camps owned by Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains?
Camp Kiwanis, Camp Rio Blanco, Stevens Ranch, and Camp Timberlake are available for troop camping.
Are campfires allowed?
Campfires will be allowed based on Texas state guidelines and are at the sole discretion of the Site Manager. Campfires, when allowed, are in your unit area only. If a burn ban is in effect, then no campfires will be allowed.
How is food handled for camp?
What Cleaning are Troops/Service Units responsible for during their time at camp?
It is the responsibility of the troop at camp to bring cleaning supplies that are required at camp.
If someone gets sick while at camp, does Girl Scouts insurance cover them?
Girl Scouts insurance is the secondary insurance with the individual's insurance as the primary insurance.