SummitGauley Season


Fall Camping and Activities at The Summit

You’ve been asking for it and, in the fall of 2019, we are bringing it to you! The Summit Gauley Season is The Summit’s fall camping and activity season with a range of lodging and activity options highlighted by Gauley River Rafting. During September and October, the Gauley River is one of the top whitewater rafting destinations in the world. Our many options are designed to fit most all units.

Who can attend? (Participant Eligibility)

Summit Gauley Season is available to registered Scouts BSA, Venturers, Sea Scouts, Explorers and their leaders. It is also open to groups comprised entirely of registered adult Scouters.
Please note that certain programs have age or height/weight requirements. See details on reverse side.


The Summit Gauley Season is centered around weekends in September and mid/late October. Groups may arrive Thursday through Monday and must depart by Tuesday morning.

Weekend 1- September 5th – 10th
Weekend 2- September 12th- 17th
Weekend 3- September 19th – 24th
Weekend 4- September 26th- October 1st
Weekend 5- October 3rd – October 8th
Weekend 6- October 10th- October 15th
Weekend 7- October 17th- October 22nd

Lodging & Food

During the Summit Gauley Season four options are available for lodging and food. Options range from groups bringing their own tents and food (similar to any weekend camping outing) to troops bringing only their personal gear with dormitory style lodging and dining hall meals provided. Lodging and food options are selected by the group, not the individual. Groups utilizing Summit housing (Tents or Dormitory) must utilize dining hall meals. See details on reverse side.