Summer Camp San Diego Style!

Boy Scout Summer Resident Camp at
Camp Fiesta Island, on beautiful Mission Bay

Windsurfing Rigging a catamaran PFD are on, ready to go Dinner time! Checking out an eel Flowrider at Belmont Park Indoor rock climbing Sailing a catamaran

Spend a week of Scouting adventure on the beach at Camp Fiesta Island! This Aquatic Center facility is located on beautiful Mission Bay. You'll camp among the sandy dunes and set sail for the Pacific Ocean. Campers at CFI enjoy the ultimate waterfront experience.

Scouts can kayak the bay, test their skills in the famous Flying Hull and Nautical Survival programs, or spend the day learning to surf. Meals are prepared by one of San Diego's finest caterers. Camp Fiesta Island is Southern California at its best!

Along with our very popular merit badge and first year "Mariner" programs, the CFI summer camp experience will feature exciting activities for Scouts of all ages. Pack your trunks and sun screen for a great summer camp!



Merit Badge Signups will begin early May. Email will be sent to all registration owners with date, time and link. Your unit must be paid in full prior to Merit Badge Sign ups.

Merit Badges

Each Scout must be registered for each Merit Badge session in which he wishes to participate.

Online Registration Process

Summer Camp Leader's Information


Try Survivor CFI Style!

Our Nautical Survival program combines the best of Scouting's outdoor tactics. Start with the popular Wilderness Survival merit badge, toss in a simulated "shipwreck", add lifesaving skills, and build your own raft to escape the island!

Surf and Snorkel Adventures!

Hit the waves or head to a prime dive spot for an adventure you won't forget. Our expert staff will teach you the skills required to enjoy these great aquatic activities.

Open Program Day!

The Open Program Day gives Scouts the opportunity to experience San Diego, including the San Diego Zoo, Solid Rock indoor rock climbing, San Diego Padres baseball games, the Flowrider Surf Pool at Belmont Park, Sea World and more!

Extend Your Stay in San Diego?

Extend your adventure with our new "Camp San Diego" option! Pitch your tents at our 15-acre Camp Balboa, next door to the world famous San Diego Zoo. You can add days before or after your Fiesta Island week to enjoy the Zoo, Sea World, a Padres game at Petco Park, the the USS Midway aircraft carrier and more!

If your Troop is interested in this additional program, please contact our camping department ASAP (phone and email below).

2016 Camp Dates

Session 1 ~ June 5 - 11 FULL

Session 2 ~ June 12 - 18 FULL

Session 3 ~ June 19 - 25 FULL

Session 4 ~ June 26 - July 2 FULL

Session 5 ~ July 3 - 9 FULL

Session 6 ~ July 10 - 16 FULL

Session 7 ~ July 17 - 23 FULL

Session 8 ~ July 24 - 30 FULL

Session 9 ~ July 31 - August 6 FULL

Making Changes to Existing Summer Camp Reservations

Please note that all cancellations and refund requests must be in writing by using this link.

If you wish to ADD participants (youth or adult):
Log into your unit registration and see if space is available. You will be able to add on your own if space available up to 30 days before your camp session.

If you wish to DELETE participants (youth or adult), make name changes, or are unable to add participants on your own:
Please use this link. Be sure to include any pertinent information and name of participants(s).


Monday Checkins

Monday check ins (at 6 am) are available.

2016 Camp Prices

SDIC Scout   $425
Out of Council Scout   $460
Adult   $275

Counselor Training Program

A unique opportunity for Scouts and Venturers 14 & 15 years old to: Learn New Leadership Skills, Enjoy Summer Camp, Make New Friends, Have FUN, Earn Merit Badges or Ranger Requirements!!!

Applicants for the Counselor Training Program must have a non-family member Adult Scout Leader complete recommendation form at least two weeks prior to camp session to participate in the program. Recommendation is in a survey format. Click here to complete survey.

Employment Opportunities

The time frame to submit staff applications is now over.


Partial camperships are available for those families who need financial assistance. The campership application dealine has passed. Contact council for possible consideration.


Contact the Camping Department by phone 619.298.6121 x246, fax 1.844.269.8061, or email.