Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania, GSHPA
Fighting to keep the campfires burning at Camp Louise Group tries to stop closure of Girl Scout Camp Louise
Zajac, 29, a former Girl Scout and counselor at Camp Louise, attended a meeting Monday night at Bloomsburg University that she thought was going to be a discussion about what would become of the camp.
Girl Scout Camp Closes After More Than Half A Century
After more than half a century, a Girl Scout camp in Columbia County is closed for good. Leaders with Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania made the announcement Monday night that Camp Louise is closed.
Flooding forces closure of local Girl Scout camp
Our Board soon came to a crossroads; either continue to try to manage all twelve with very limited opportunity for any type of capital or programmatic improvements or reduce the number of camp properties and truly commit to taking the quality of the outdoor experience that we offer for both our girls and our volunteers to a whole new level. This decision was not taken lightly.
Former Girl Scout Camp El Wa Ho finds new owners in Mormon Church
El Wa Ho, located east of Fayetteville just inside Adams County, was closed by the Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania District in 2010 and bought by eight Mormon stakes this spring.
Former Girl Scout camp to become part of Codorus State Park
The Harrisburg-based Girl Scouts In The Heart of Pennsylvania announced Wednesday it had sold the 18-acre property adjacent to Codorus State Park to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources for $450,000.
Girl Scout camp set to close
One year and almost $40,000 of her own money later, Diana Weaver thought the camp site for her local Girl Scout troop was in good shape.
Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways
(See also New York)
Girls Scouts of NYPENN Pathways to sell two camps
Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, GSEP
Girl Scouts say goodbye to Camp Tweedale
Closing ceremonies for Camp Tweedale and Camp Tohikanee
Girl Scouts to close beloved Camp Tweedale in Chesco
From the comments section:
Let us be clear it is not due to that sentimentality the membership of Girl Scout of Eastern PA would like to keep these three camps open. It is basic Financial and environmental reasons
Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania, GSWPA
Camp Updates 2010
Girl Scouts to Invest in Girl Members and Programming Through Sale of Camps
Research indicated that girls expressed greater interest in programming opportunities than rustic camp experiences, and for that reason the council decided to invest into camps best suited for program development.
Scout Camp May CloseGirl Scouts weigh Trefoil Trails’ future
Girl Scouts to keep Camp Hawthorne Ridge in Fairview, sell Lend-a-Hand near Conneaut Lake
Girl Scouts planning to close 6 camps
Historically, Girl Scouting has been synonymous with camping -- sleeping in tents, building fires, hunting crayfish in stream beds, hiking in the woods.