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The Troop 60 of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. offers three camp locations. Each camp has a full-time Ranger on duty. All camp facilities include toilets and showers. Facilities for the disabled are available at Camp Chanyatah and Camp Honi Hanta

Camp Chanyatah is a 198.8 acre camp located on the Peace River in DeSoto County. A full-time Ranger is on duty at all times for maintenance, security, check-in/out, disbursement of equipment, and procedure checks. Total camp capacity 360 campers – 112 beds. An all terrain wheelchair is available.

There are two cabin units:

Hideaway & Panther Paw

Cabin Units at Camp Chanyatah
Hideaway – Capacity 24

6 cabins (4 beds each)

Refrigerator

Close to Pool Bath House

Screened Troop House

Fire Circle

Panther Paw – Capacity 36
9 cabins (4 beds each)
Refrigerator
Toilet and Sink w/ Hot Water
Screened Troop House
Fire Circle


There are two treehouse units (with elevator for handicapped in Blue Heron):

Blue Heron & Snowy Egret

Treehouse Units at Camp Chanyatah
Blue Heron & Snowy Egret

Each Unit Capacity – 20 persons

Unit House

Shared Bath House

Hot Water

Fans in Each Cabin

Electricity in Cabins and Troop House

Refrigerator

Fire Circle

Other amenities include: canoes, rowboats, pool, gazebo, troop equipment depot, primitive camping sites (no facilities). The Lodge (capacity 120) with kitchen, air-conditioned Program Center (capacity 20) and air-conditioned infirmary are all handicap accessible. An all terrain wheelchair is available.

The Lodge at Camp Chanyatah The Pool at Camp Chanyatah
The Lodge at Camp Chanyatah The Pool at Camp Chanyatah

All terrain wheelchair available


Camp Honi Hanta is a 60 acre camp on the Braden River in Manatee County.

A full-time Ranger is on duty for maintenance, security, checking in/out, and dispursement of equipment. Total Camp Capacity 420 campers – 96 beds. An all terrain wheelchair is available.

Cabin Unit – Capacity 36

Cabin Units at Camp Honi Hanta
6 Cabins
Tables & Benches
Screened Troop House w/ Refrigerator
Toilets and Showers w/ Hot Water
Fire Circle

Two Treehouse Units:

Weaver’s Nest – Capacity 32
and
Eagle’s Perch – Capacity 28

Treehouse Unit at Camp Honi Hanta
Toilets and Showers w/ Hot Water
Screened Troop House w/ Refrigerator
Fire Circle
(Eagle’s Perch is a Shared Unit)

Other Amenities include: The Lodge (capacity 120), infirmary, and computer lab (all air-conditioned), Round House Program Unit, amphitheater, rain forest, canoes, equipment depot, and Lodge bath house with six toilets and six showers. 1 toilet and shower handicap accessible.

The Lodge has wheelchair access, tables and chairs, and commercial kitchen for trained volunteers (not for troop use). An all terrain wheelchair is available. The computer lab has six workstations with Internet access, a printer and various software programs. The lab is available by reservation only and leaders must take the Computer Basics Certification course before they can reserve the lab for their troop(s). For more information regarding the computer lab, see addresses below.


Camp Caloosa is a 80 acre camp located in Lee County.

A full-time Ranger is on duty at all times for maintenance, security, check-in/out, disbursement of equipment, and procedure checks. Total camp capacity 220 campers – 76 beds. The camp has two small lakes. An all terrain wheelchair is available.

The Chalet at Camp Caloosa – 19 Capacity

The Chalet at Camp Caloosa
Enclosed Upstairs, Screened Downstairs
One Toilet
Refrigerator
Tables & Benches
Fans
Lights
Fire Circle
19 beds


Lake View of the Chalet

Camp Caloosa – Lee County

Camp Caloosa has canoes and a paddle-boat for use on the camp lakes.

The Lodge at Camp Caloosa – Capacity 36

The Lodge at Camp Caloosa
A/C enclosed building
Tables & Chairs
Refrigerator
Fans
Lights
Fire Circle
21 mattresses
Built in 2001! Pelican Perch and Flamingo Flats – 36 Capacity Total


Cedar Log Cabin Units

Cedar Log Cabin Unit House

Two Cedar Log Cabin Units. Pelican Perch and Flamingo Flats. This is a SHARED SITE meaning each unit has 3 cabins that sleep 4 and 1 cabin that sleeps 6. The Unit House has troop camp equipment for each unit and picnic tables.

PLEASE NOTE, if you are allergic to cedar, this site is not the site for you.

Quail Run and Timberford Tent Camp Sites
(Both unit houses have refrigerators)
Pitch a tent and enjoy sleeping under the stars!

Quail Run Unit House

Quail Run Tent Site Unit House


Timberford Unit House

Timberford Tent Site Unit House

Other amenities for the camp include: Two bath houses on property with toilets and showers, two rain forests for cooling off and fun.

The Council Troop 60 Houses are used for troop/group meetings, troop/group activities, and neighborhood adult meetings.

Bradenton Troop 60 House

Capacity 80. Air conditioning, limited cooking facility (stove & refrigerator), handicapped bathroom, one large room, one small room, and four bathrooms.

Sarasota Troop 60 House

Capacity 40. Restroom facilities, air conditioning, refrigerator, no shower.

Charlotte Troop 60 House

Capacity 40. Restroom facilities, air conditioned, limited cooking facility (stove & refrigerator). Located near park facilities and tennis courts.

Venice Troop 60 House

Capacity 40. One large carpeted room, small room, two screened areas, one covered area, all purpose blacktop court area, air conditioning, refrigerator, two bathrooms, one shower and one tub. Large grounds area.

Collier Troop 60 House
Capacity 120. Restroom facilities, air conditioned, refrigerator, and microwave (no stove). Located near park facilities and outdoor recreation area.

Arcadia Troop 60 House

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Capacity 40. Restroom facilities, air conditioned, limited cooking facility (stove & refrigerator).