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Pioneer crest

Are you getting ready for outdoor adventure? Pioneer provides a rustic forest experience near the ocean. Bring your own tents and enjoy this open campsite just a few steps from the ocean. This is a great place for learning camp skills th a dry shelter for your choice of company or patrol cooking. Full washroom facilities nearby at Dude's Palace gives new tenters the "comforts of home".


Pioneer Kitchen shelter

Camp sites

Special places

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Pioneer tent pads

Pioneer's well drained tent sites

Click here for a print copy of Pioneer facilities.

Pioneer Entrance

Pioneer Sign

Looking forward to SOAR or another big camp or outdoor adventure?

Pioneer is an ideal site for your preparation camps to try out your equipment and brush up the girls' tent camping and camp stove cooking skills. Pioneer is open from the beginning of April.

Maximum Sleeping Capacity

  • 30 people


  • 7 raised tent pads
  • Shelter and storage shed
  • 7 patrol boxes
  • 6 picnic tables
  • One 3 burner propane stove with propane tank
  • Half barrels for cooking or bring your own propane or gas stoves
  • Fire Pit for campfires
  • Cold running water
  • Electricity & lights in shelter and storage shed
  • Refigerator and freezer in shelter
  • Porta pottie (lats) between Pioneer & Dudes
  • Short walk to washroom facilities (Dude's Palace - flush toilets, hot & cold water & showers)

  • For a complete supply list including patrol boxes click here.

Girl greatness starts here!


Pioneer Beach Trail

Pioneer beach trail

old stumps from Pioneer days

Ancient trees cut long ago near Pioneer site.

freezer shack

Freezer Shack
(also known as Grass Shack because in the old days they used to keep hay in there for stuffing homemade mattresses.)