What is the KOA Scout Program?
Many KOAs offers Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Girl Guides special rates and free facilities so they can experience the outdoors, work on merit badges and have fun.
Discounts at KOA Campground
Participating KOA Campgrounds are offering Scouts and their leaders special discount rates, as well as free use of group pavilions and other facilities. KOA Scout Program discount rates include:
- A $5.00 per Scout/Troop leader rate on camping fees, as well as free use of group pavilion facilities. The $5.00 rate applies to RV or tent sites with a minimum of 5 Scouts and 1 Troop leader.
- A 10% discounted fee will apply to all Scout usage of KOA Kabin, Kottage and Lodge accommodations.
- The Scout rate is available only when reservations are made directly through the campground. The rate is not valid with internet reservations or with Hot Deals.
Plan your Scout camping trip with KOA
Our campgrounds are an ideal venue for hosting Scouting events, earning merit badges or fulfilling service opportunities. From rustic mountain locations to country and even urban locations, there are many different ways to enjoy Scouting at KOA. Check with your favorite KOA for details on their Scout program.
KOA’s Connection to Scouting Runs Deep
Former Kampgrounds of America CEO Jim Rogers is one of 10 Eagle Scouts in his family. Jim considers himself a “lifelong Scout” and he’s still highly involved with the national BSA organization.
Badge-Specific Activities Available at KOA