New England Base Camp at Camp Nihan

New England Base Camp at Camp Nihan
Registration Begins
3/4/2020 2:00 PM
Last Day To Register
131 Walnut Street
Saugus, MA 01906, US
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New England Base Camp at Camp Nihan



Open Program

May 16th 2020

131 Walnut St, Saugus, MA 01906


Base Camp is bringing our Open Saturday Programs to Camp Nihan in Saugus!

Join us on three Saturdays this Spring for Base Camp adventures and Merit Badge Classes north of Boston! Participants must register. No walk-ins. 

Open Program activities include fishing, ecology, pioneering, cooking and other Scout Skills! We'll be offering a 5-mile hike around the campgrounds,which will include plant and animal identification, that will fulfill Second or First Class rank requirements. 



FREE for campers with the Adventure Card! The Card is part of all Cub Scout registrations in the Spirit of Adventure Council. Login with your Card-holder’s User ID printed on the Adventure Card.


Overnight Lodging

On this weekend, overnight camping will be available. CLICK HERE TO BOOK LODGING.

May 15th-17th 2020

  • Book a Cabin (capacity 15) for $100
  • Book a Tent Site (capacity 20) for $35

There is no room outside the cabins to pitch tents, so you must book both if you'd like to. Cabins are equipped with electricity, a fridge, pellet stove, living room areas and kitchen areas, and a closeby outside faucet for running water. Showers and flush toilets are available at the campground.



$10.00 per Adult
$15.00 per Youth