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Camp Alma McHenry

Camp Alma McHenry

Near Giddings, Texas

Directions: Google | Hand-drawn map

  • 250 acres of pastureland, oak trees and several private stocked fishing ponds
  • About a 90 minute drive from Austin
  • Primitive-style camping; no defined campsites
  • No bathroom facilities or drinking water available

Program areas

  • Fishing


Directions to Camp

Directions: Google Hand-drawn map

County Road 121
Giddings, Texas 78942

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08:00 AM
10:00 PM

05:00 PM
10:00 AM


Camp Use Policy Back to Top

Campsite Policy and Rules

  • All units must satisfy BSA two deep leadership standards
  • All camping fees must be paid in advance through our reservation system, Black Pug.
    • Capitol Area Council Scouting units must pay $3 per person for use fee.
    • Out of council Scouting units must pay $6 per person for use fee.
  • Primitive-style camping; no defined campsites
  • Hammocks are prohibited.
  • Drinking water is not available, bring your own water.
  • Bathroom facilities not available.
  • Clean your campsite and take all trash with you when you leave the camp.
  • No ranger is on-site.  Please behave according to the Scout Law and the Outdoor Code. 
  • All units must follow all Capitol Area Council and National BSA policies
Check In Procedure Back to Top

Camp Check-In Procedure

There is no ranger on-site.  The gate code will be emailed to you prior to your arrival date.  Use the gate code to access the property and proceed to your reserved campsite.   

Check Out Procedure Back to Top

Camp Check-Out Procedure

If the Council property you are using does not have a campmaster or ranger on duty, please remember a Scout is Clean, and leave the area better than you found it. Clean the restrooms if available, and pack out all trash. Do not leave piles of firewood in areas that need to be mowed.  Please close and lock the gate as you leave.

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