Nestled in the piney woods of East Texas, George W. Pirtle Scout Reservation is located on the banks of Lake Murval southwest of Carthage, TX. Camp Pirtle has facilities for a wide rage of activities from rifle, shotgun & archery ranges to a COPE course and climbing walls. Waterfront access to Lake Murval allows for a wide array of boating activities. Also available are a swimming pool, fire circle, outdoor chapel, Silver Circle Hiking Trail, 14 campsites, a Venturing base, and so much more! Camp Pirtle also offers accommodations for those with disabilities.
Come see us for summer camp AND winter camp this year, or submit a reservation form for weekend camping throughout the year!
MISSION STATEMENTThe purpose of the George W. Pirtle Scout Reservation is to serve the needs of each Scout by providing a quality opportunity for Scouts to learn within a safe and supportive environment and to serve the members of the East Texas Area Council by continually improving the quality of our product through management and leadership dedicated to excellence.