Summer Camp San Diego Style!

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

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!

(The 2017 Leaders Guide is provided as a reference. The 2018 version will be posted as soon as it becomes available.)

Provisional Summer Camp at Camp Fiesta Island

No Troop…no problem!

Scouts who cannot attend camp with their own troop, or wish to attend for additional weeks, may attend as part of our provisional troop. The provisional troop is made up of boys from San Diego-Imperial and other councils. It is a great opportunity to meet new friends and experience summer camp in a whole new way.

The troop is supervised by full time staff whose only job is to ensure that the Scouts' week at camp is the best it can be. To join the provisional troop please complete the online registration form. All information must be completed for the registration to be processed. Omitting information will delay the registration process.

  1. Complete Contact Information: This information is used by the Council office staff to contact you in the event that there is a problem with your registration. Complete, accurate information will assist us in serving you better. All information will be used for camp related correspondence only.
    1. When filling in the troop information, enter Provo and your son's troop number.
    2. When choosing how many Scouts to register, choose Provisional (not Scout or Venture).
    3. When inputting the names of attending adults and Scouts, click the down arrow and choose Provisional, and then name your Scout. Then fill out the information form that appears next to the Scout’s name (click on the small piece of paper).
    Hit button at bottom of page, then go to Check Out. If not making a payment at the time, go all the way to the right of the credit card logo, click the button by the mail box and click the large SAVE button. The system will then email you a copy of your registration.
  2. Your week choice will be printed on your registration.
  3. Complete the Annual Health and Medical Record (parts A, B & C) and bring it with you when you arrive on the first day of camp. Boys will not be permitted to stay at camp without a completed medical form.
  4. Signing up for Merit Badges will be available early May after you are paid in full.


Cost per scout per week is $465 and includes a camp t-shirt.

Provisional Camp Dates and Reservations

Session 10 ~ August 6 - 10
(Register Online)

Merit Badges

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.

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).

2018 Camp Dates

Week 1 ~ June 3 - 9
(Register Online)

Week 2 ~ June 10 - 16

Week 3 ~ June 17 - 23

Week 4 ~ June 24 - 30

Week 5 ~ July 1 - 7

Week 6 ~ July 8 - 14

Week 7 ~ July 15 - 21

Week 8 ~ July 22 - 28
(Register Online)

Week 9 ~ July 29 - August 4
(Register Online)

Week 10 ~ August 5 - 11
(Register Online)

Monday Checkins

Monday check ins (at 6 am) are available.

2018 Camp Prices

SDIC Scout   $455
Out of Council Scout   $490
Adult   $295


We have a NO REFUND POLICY, each payment is based on the number of campers, not named individuals. If there are any reductions in total numbers (youth or adult) after each payment due date, the unit will be responsible for the money due at the time of the cancellation, even if no payment has been made. Payments for cancelled spots are not credited to the unit balance if unit numbers are reduced. We encourage you to find a replacement if a scout or leader needs to cancel.

Cancellation must be done in writing, please use the Update My Summer Camp Reservation Link below to add or reduce slots at camp. UPDATE MY RESERVATION

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!!!

(Counselor Training Program application coming soon)

Employment Opportunities

The time frame to submit staff applications is now over.


Partial camperships are available for those families who need financial assistance.

Download an In Council or Out of Council campership application.

  • Please make sure to fill out the correct form. If you are from other than San Diego Imperial Council please fill out the Out of Council Campership form. Once filled out, please print, attached income paperwork and mail to
    San Diego-Imperial Council
    1207 Upas St
    San Diego CA 92103
  • When sending copies of tax returns please make sure to black out any Social Security Numbers.
  • Make sure your unit leader and you have signed the application.
  • Campership applications and all supporting documentation need to be sent to our office by April 12, 2018.
  • You will be notified by email or phone call about receiving a campership and the amount.
  • Each Scout may receive one campership per summer.
  • Questions? Email the Camping Department.


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