Visiting Camp Pirtle

Camp Pirtle archery

Scouting groups in or out of Council, non-profits, youth groups and businesses are all invited to enjoy Camp Pirtle for a day, a weekend, or as long as you want!

C. O. P. E. Course (Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience) with 60 ft climbing wall
    Climbing "mountain"
    Access to Lake Murvual (proper certification & training required)
    Use of canoes and kayaks
    14 Campsites (no electricity)
    Swimming pool (proper certification & training required)
    Outdoor chapel
    Archery range
    Rifle range
    Shotgun range
    Fire circle with seating
    Dining hall and kitchen
    5 sheltered craft/activity areas


To reserve Camp Pirtle for your group, send the reservation form below to the program specialist by email, fax (903.597.0141) or mail to :

              1331 E 5th Street
              Tyler, TX 75701

To reserve the C. O. P. E. Course or climbing "mountain" complete the indicated reservation form below, and send to the program specialist as above.

Outside Groups  not registered with the East Texas Area Council must also complete the Camp Use Contract before arriving at Camp Pirtle.

If your group is interested in completing a service project at Camp Pirtle during your stay, please visit with our Program Director at 903.597.7201.