St. Johns River Base at Echockotee
Located in Orange Park, FL along the shores of Doctor's Lake and connected to St. Johns River, the St Johns River Base is home to the North Florida Council's Aquatics Camp and North Florida Sea Scouts in addition to many other programs offered throughout the year. This is the home base of Sea Scout Ship 283 "Poseidon" chartered in 2017.
Founded in the early 1920's the River Base has 8 large campsites, a dining hall, meeting rooms, plus many pavilions and program areas to fit your Scouting needs.
Other Features include:
Shooting Sports geared to help Cub Scouts and adults learn about safe Archery and BB gun activities.
A climbing wall for Webelos, Scouts BSA, and Venturers.
A swimming pool
A beautiful river with great opportunities for sailboating, motor boats, canoeing, kayaking, and much more!