Camp Melita Island

Melita Island is a superb place for Scouts to hone their leadership skills, revel in the island’s natural environment, and participate in all kinds of water related activities. Melita Island offers a number of unique traits that make it an appealing place for Scouts from all over Montana, the nation, and indeed, the world to come and camp. 

Camp Melita Island is a Nationally Accredited Camp through the National Camp Accreditation Program (NCAP)

2019 Dates
BSA Lifeguard Week – June 23rd – June 29th
Staff Week – 6/30 – 7/6, 2019
Week 1 – 7/7 – 7/13
Week 2 – 7/14 – 7/20
Week 3 – 7/21 – 7/27
Week 4 – 7/28 – 8/3
Week 5 – 8/4 – 8/10

2019 Fees
Life Guard: $250

In Council
Youth: $395($345)*
Adult: $250 ($225)*

Out of Council
Youth: $485 (435)*
Adult: $260 ($235)*
*Early Bird Discount for registrations received before Dec 31st, 2018

Geared Toward
Older Scouts and Venturers

Online: click link below
or call: 406-761-6000
In Person: Visit a Service Center in your district

$200 deposit due with camp reservation
$100 per scout due by January 15
Additional $100 per scout and final numbers due by February 15
Balance of all camp fees due by May 15

Early Bird Registration

Health & Medical Form
All campers are required to submit a completed health & medical form.

*Investment in Character and Leadership Discount
An in-council troop that meets their Investment in Character and Leadership goal by April 1, will receive a $10 discount per boy for summer camp or NYLT fees. It is just our way of saying “Thank you” for supporting the Montana Council with your financial contributions.  If you have already paid your fees, your discount will be refunded to you.

Cancellations & Refunds
Any unit or individual Scout canceling prior to June 1 may be able to receive a refund of fees less the $200 deposit and $75 camp readiness fee for each Scout and/or Adult cancellation.

After June 1, no refunds will be issued until after the end of the camping season. Refunds will be determined by the Camp Director. Valid reasons include death, illness or military orders such as TDA or PCS. Scouts and adults will receive one half of fees charged and/or paid for each camp.

All fees must be paid on time in order to hold your campsite, the unit may lose its place if fees are not on time.

Melita 2019 Leaders Guide

Melita 2019 Program Guide

2019 Registration

About Melita Island

2018-19 Camping Guide

Camp Staff Opportunities

Camper Scholarship Form