Year Round Camping
Camp Big Timber, Elgin, Ill.
Each camp is unique and offers something for everyone! Information about each Camp can be found on our Three Fires Council website (See “Three Fires Council Home” upper left had corner) and in the Property Rental screens.
Reservations begin to the left "About You" by telling us a little about your group defined as:
In Council (Three Fires Council Scout Units):
All Cub Scout Packs, Scouts BSA Troops, Venture Crews and Explorer Posts registered with Three Fires Council can utilize both camps for hiking, camping, program activities and much more all year round!
Out of Council (Scout Units not from Three Fires Council): Enjoy our camps and help keep the “Outing” in Scouting!
Not a member of BSA (Non-Scout Groups):
We offer a variety of buildings/grounds that can be used for retreats, conferences and outdoor adventures! From rustic campsites to camp lodges, we would love to answer your questions and help you with your reservation. A Certificate of Insurance with policy limits of at least 1 million dollars ($1,000,000.00), naming the Three Fires Council and the Scouts-BSA as the co-insured is required.
Council Sponsored Event (Council and Districts Activities/ Events):
Council Staff Advisors and District Executives needing property rental at our Camps for Council and District Events should call the Program Assistant for reservations. Prior to reserving a property, Field Director approval for proposed dates and budgets must be secured.
Questions on Reservations ???
Feel free to call the Three Fires Council at 630-584-9250 x122. Calls are accepted Monday through Friday between 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Central Time. No access to voicemail or email during evening or weekend hours. Rangers will take questions on Camp specific questions and any specific needs for your group.