Bay-Lakes Council, BSACampingGardner Dam Scout Camp

Gardner Dam Scout Camp

Gardner Dam Scout Camp consists of 400 acres of pristine nature along the banks of the Wild Wolf River in Langlade County. This camp features white water kayaking, a climbing tower, canoeing, 75 miles of mountain biking trails, and a special variable menu for patrol cooking to challenge all participants. Cross-country skiing is a very popular winter weekend activity.

Gardner Dam Scout Camp
N2992 Gardner Dam Rd.
White Lake, WI 54491

Camp Map

Ranger: Duane Hille
Phone: (715) 882-2941

Directions: Take State Highway 55 north out of Shawano, WI. Follow Highway 55 approximately 30 miles north. Turn west at the Camp Gardner Dam sign onto Gardner Dam Road. Follow Gardner Dam Road west to the camp entrance.

Interested in Boy Scout Summer Camp? Click on the Summer Camp Forms to the left for more information & site availability.

Gardner Dam Scout Camp Needs List:

  • 15 lbs of 8d coated nails
  • 20 16d coated nails
  • 25 lbs 1 5/8 Dry wall screws
  • 25 lbs 2 inch drywall screws
  • 1-bow blue anchors
  • Sand paper--all grits
  • Sanding belts  3x21
  • Painters tape all sizes
  • Paint brushes up to 4 inch.
  • 8 gallons of paint--Egg Shell White
  • 6 gallons of paint--Hunter or Forrest Green
  • Paint rollers
  • 25 gallons of Behr sealer--for tower
  • 12 shovels
  • 12 steel rakes
  • 10 fire rakes
  • 2 sets of screw drivers--flat  and phillips

Big ticket items

  • 10-3'x12 steel panels--welding shop
  • 10 3'x10 steel panels--welding shop
  •  4 welding tables
  •  Materials for 5 permit shelters Schubert site. For info call Duane at camp.
  •  Materials for new steps at lower bridge. For info call Duane at camp. Spring project 2014.