San Diego-Imperial Council celebrates 100 years of service.

Location

Council HQ Sign

Camp Balboa is located at San Diego-Imperial Council headquarters at 1207 Upas Street, San Diego, CA 92103. The sign shown to the right is located at the entrance to Council headquarters. View an interactive map to see where the camp is located.

NOTICE: While the local neighborhood is getting an upgrade in their water system, the main gate to Camp Balboa and the Boy Scout Service Center will be closed. In the interim, please enter through the Girl Scouts gate on Richmond St. and follow the signs.

Directions:

  • From the North:
    • Take 163 South to University Ave/6th Ave exit
    • Turn left (East) on University to Richmond Street
    • Turn Right (South) on Richmond to Upas Street
    • Turn Right (West) to almost the end of Upas
    • The BSA Service Center and Camp Balboa are on your left.
  • From the South:
    • Take 163 North to Richmond Street exit
    • Proceed on one-way street to Upas Street
    • Turn Left (West) to almost the end of Upas
    • The BSA Service Center and Camp Balboa are on your left.

Please phone the Council Camping Department at 619.298.6121 x246 if you have questions.