Join the Camp Chawanakee Team
Camp Chawanakee
Shaver Lake, California

Counselor in Training Application
Information about Camp Chawanakee Camp Chawanakee is one of the premier Scout Camps in the nation. Situated on the banks of Shaver Lake in the High Sierra’s, Camp Chawanakee is operated by the Sequoia Council, Boy Scouts of America. The camp annually hosts more than 3,000 campers.
Camp Chawanakee is dedicated to supporting each troop’s outdoor and advancement program and giving each Scout an enriching long term camping experience.
Opportunities to serve Scouting as a member of the Camp Chawanakee Staff are available to outstanding applicants. Competition for Counselor-In-Training positions is keen; the job is demanding the experiences exhilarating.
Counselors in Training Needed!

Camp Chawanakee is looking for 14 and 15 year old Scouts that are at least 1st Class rank and are interested in being part of the team. Counselors in Training work with our program staff to gain understanding into the working of a large scale camp operation. The commitment is for one or two consecutive weeks. There is no cost for Scouts that are selected for this program.
Counselors in training may work on merit badges while they are working at camp during their free time.