Experience your own private island while attending Camp Melita Island. Melita Island, located on Flathead Lake – the largest natural freshwater lake in the western US – inspires adventure through unique opportunities like sailing, all forms of paddle sports, nature, hiking Wild Horse Island and emergency preparation programs. Melita hosts programs for adult leaders too – including boat rides and pie-making class – and an A.C.E. program, designed to challenge older Scouts.
Advanced camper experience
swim + recreation area
Best for age groups
Deposit $200 per unit
(Fee will increase to $500 if not paid in full by May 15, 2023.)
2023 Camp Dates
Week 1 July 9 – 15
Week 2 July 16 – 22
Week 3 July 23 – 29
Week 4 July 30 – Aug. 5
Week 5 Aug. 6 – Aug. 12
2023 registration Opens April 8, 2022
Other camp programs at Melita Island
Advanced Camper Experience (ACE)
Advanced campers will have an opportunity to participate in the Advanced Camper Experience (ACE). This program exists to give older scouts an opportunity to use their skills in a high-adventure setting, such as whitewater rafting, hiking, water skiing, snorkeling, sailing, and more.
Youth – 2023 Fee TBD
Health & Medical form
Cancellations & refunds
Any unit or individual Scout canceling prior to June 1 may be able to receive a refund of fees less the $200 deposit and $75 camp readiness fee for each Scout and/or adult cancellation.
After June 1, no refunds will be issued until after the end of the camping season. Refunds will be determined by the Camp Director. Valid reasons include death, illness or military orders such as TDA or PCS. Scouts and adults will receive on-half of fees charged and/or paid for each camp.
All fees must be paid on time in order to hold your campsite, the unit may lose its place if fees are not on time.