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Camp Emerson (1920 to Present)

Scouts began camping in Idyllwild in 1919, inspiring C.L. Emerson to donate a parcel of land to the Riverside County Council for future summer camps. Camping began on the Camp Emerson property in 1920, making it one of the oldest Summer Camps in the West.

See https://campemerson.org for current historic information.

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Last updated: July 3, 2023 at 19:37 pm