Camp La-No-Che – located on the reservation and is accredited by the National BSA Council and is part of the 1,627 acre Leonard and Marjorie Williams Family Scout Reservation in Central Florida on the southern edge of the Ocala National Forest. Camp La-No-Che is in a excellent area for an outdoor adventure with us located on Lake Norris, a Florida lake being protected for it’s environmental sensitive waterway.
Our location provides us with many opportunities to enjoy different types of outdoor adventures, camping and environmental learning. Since we are located at the southern edge of the Ocala National Forest, we have great springs to visit for swimming, snorkeling and scuba diving. Also, the forest provides some great Canoe Runs, Florida Hiking and Trail Bike Trails.
Camp is open year round due to our beautiful Florida weather. The busiest time of the year is summer camp, provides lots of adventure, fun, challenges and new opportunities every year for different experiences. We offer a very intensive merit badge program during summer camp. Also, we have enhanced our High Adventure Program and Attraction Tours to offer a different experience. Also, our staff prides ourselves on providing great service to the Boy Scouts and Adult Leaders.
Camp La-No-Che stays busy year round providing lots of fun for all scouting. We are busy every weekend and you need to schedule your visit well in advance at least six months prior to your visit. Our Central Florida Council BSA Cub Scout Council Program is very active at camp with monthly events every month during the off season such as the Fun with Son, Cub Scout Halloween Weekend, Scout Strong, and the Tiger Growl. Our Boy Scout program is active during the off season with the Boy Scout Specialty Weekends. The Venture and Exploring stays active at camp with the Exploring Super Weekend. Boy Scout Units are encouraged to visit camp and plan a family campout or a unit camping trip.
Camp Rybolt – Group camp with limited facilities for large events or for small group camping.
Camp Pooh Bear – Camping area for small groups to experience a primitive experience.
Camp COPE – Program camp providing an advanced adventure experience for 13 years and older Scouts, youth groups and adults.
Scout Ranch – Primitive camp area on our Scout Reservation. Hike through the ranch to reach the Ocala National Forest or camp overnight!