Camp Pirtle

Nestled in the piney woods of East Texas, George W. Pirtle Scout Reservation is located on the banks of Lake Murvaul 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 Murvaul 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, turkey camp and winter camp this yearor submit a reservation form for weekend camping throughout the year!


The 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.