Skymont Scout Reservation

“The open-air is the real objective of Scouting and the key to its success.”

Boy Scout Summer Camp

2018 BSA National Accredited Camp

Skymont is located on the western edge of Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau. 

Video courtesy of WDEF News 12

2019 Skymont Summer Camp Weekly Schedule

Week 1 – June 2 – 8
Week 2 – June 9 – 15
Week 3 – June 16 – 22
Week 4 – June 23 – 29
Week 5 – June 30 – July 6 (also FastTrack)
Week 6 – July 7 – 13

Weeks will fill up quickly. Do not wait to make your reservation.

Skymont Scout Reservation 2019 Fees

In-Council Scout $255

Out-of-Council Scout $290

Leader Fees $110

 

Out of council Troops returning for the 3rd consecutive year qualify for in-council camp fees.

Application

This form should be completed by your Troop’s Summer Camp Coordinator.  The person listed on this form will be the contact on file for your Troop.

You will receive an email confirmation once your request has been processed. Please, do not send your deposit before confirmation. Everyone that makes a reservation will automatically receive a hardcopy of the 2018 Leader’s Guide.

2018 Skymont Shirts

The 2018 Skymont Summer Camp T-shirt will be available for pre-order through your 2018 Skymont Summer Camp Doubleknot account beginning March 9, 2018.

2018 Pre-Order Pricing

Small – Large $11.00

X Large – 2X Large $13.00

Quick Links to Useful Information
Dietary Allergies Form
Fee Transmittal Form
Polaris Merit Badge Selection Form
units with participants in the Polaris Program must complete this form
Pre-Camp Swim Classification Form
Early Release Form
Troop Roster Form
Waivers Needed for Summer Camp Programs
Everyone must have a waiver to participate in these programs

ATV Program Waiver

Plateau Plunge Participants and Whitewater Participants Waiver

Mailing Address

Address mail as follows:

Scout’s Name
Troop Number & Campsite Name
Skymont Scout Reservation
243 Talidandaganu Road
Altamont, TN 37301-4269

Parents are encouraged to send their Scout mail during their stay at camp. Please advise parents to include a return address, so that mail that arrives after the Scout has departed can be returned. Out-going mail should be left at the Administration Building. In-coming mail and messages are placed in the Troop Mailbox in the Administration building.

Stamps are available at the Trading Post. UPS and FedEx delivery services are available for Skymont.

Telephone

The Camp telephone is reserved for camp business and emergencies.
The camp phone number: (931) 692-3435- during summer only

The Council’s phone number for all other business and questions: (423) 892-8323.

Phones for outgoing calls are available at the Administration Building on a limited availability.

Due to our remote location, cellular phone service is VERY limited at Skymont.

Internet Access

Skymont has WiFi internet access throughout main camp including Scoutmaster Swings, the Trading Post, Dining Hall and Administration building. Two computers with internet access are available at the Administration Building on a limited basis for leaders and camp staff only.