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Silver Birch Scout Camp

Status: Closed and sold

Updated: 2005-04-06. Something not right? Please update the information.
Street AddressFire Rte 1C, Washago, ON (Map may be inaccurate)
Nearest townWashago, Ontario
NTS Map31D/14: Gravenhurst
Operated byScouts Canada, 66th Toronto / 11th Oakville Scout Groups
BookingsSame as above
Tenting sites: Yes
Adirondack shelters: No
Villages: No
Cabins: Yes
Drinking water: Yes
Emergency phone: Yes
Mobile phone coverage: Unknown
Electric vehicle charging: Unknown
Picnic tables: Yes
Cooking shelters: Unknown
Appliances in cabins: Yes
On-site store: Unknown
Shopping nearby: Yes
Showers: Yes
Indoor washrooms: Yes
Wheelchair washroom: Unknown
Beach in Riley Lake
Hiking trails, sledding, canoeable water, canoes available.


The camp was bought in 1946 by 66th Toronto Scout Troop. It was home to summer camps for decades. When 66th Toronto folded sometime in the 1980s and camp was given to 11th Oakville Scout Group.

Stu Eley of the Scouts Canada's Ontario corporation reports that this camp consists of a cottage that had been abandoned since about 1990. The property was sold back to the original owners in 2005.

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BookingsSame as above

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