Summer Camp

Summer Camp at McKee

Summer camp is the highlight of the Scouting year! Camp McKee offers one of the best summer camp programs around, including a top-tier first year camper program, over fifty merit badges, and an exciting new high adventure program that includes trips to the nearby Red River Gorge. For more information, or to make a reservation for your troop/crew, please contact Susan at the council office: 859-231-7811 or

McKee @ Home Interactive Summer Camp

Click on one or both of the links below to register or get more information

June 29-July 3

July 6-10


2020 Leader's Guide Link (pdf) 

All forms listed below can be downloaded and printed from the leaders guide

Merit Badge Class Pre-requisites List 

Updated list should be available in February

The BSA National Office has updated the medical forms for 2020. The current form can be downloaded from the link below. Please make sure your Scouts are using the correct form (it will be marked 2019 Printing in the bottom right corner of the page) because we will not be able to accept older versions at camp.

BSA Medical Form (A, B, C) 
Every Scout and adult are REQUIRED to have an updated medical form (parts A, B, and C). The exam date must be within 12 months of their departure from camp. Older forms will NOT be accepted.


Troop/Crew Forms

  • Campsite Reservation Form - Page 28
  • Unit Roster Form - Page 30
  • First Installment Payment Form - Due March 6, 2020 - Page 31
  • Second Installment Payment Form - Due April 10, 2020 - Page 32
  • Final Payment Form - Due May 8, 2020 - Pages 33-34

Individual Forms

  • Campership Application for financial assistance Due by April 10, 2020 - Page 29
  • Special Dietary Needs Form - Page 42
  • Provisional Camper Registration Form - Page 41 - This program allows Scouts to attend summer camp even if they can't attend with their troop. Provisional campers will be placed with a host troop which is attending camp the same week.

Program Forms and Information

  • Merit Badge Schedule - Page 23-24
  • Merit Badge Class Pre-requisites - will be posted when updated
  • Merit Badge Class Worksheet - Page 35
  • Honor Program Record Sheet - Page 37
  • Unit Swim Classification Record Sheet - Page 38

High Adventure Forms

All Scouts who will be attending a high adventure program OR going on the one-day climbing outpost to the Red River Gorge, must have the following forms signed by a parent or guardian.
Blue Grass Council Special Activities Consent Form - Page 36

Scouts who are attending the week long high adventure programs on weeks 1-3 or the Ranger Week on week 4 will also need the following forms signed to participate.

More form links from our contracted program vendors will be added  as they become available (repelling, zip line, etc.)


This form must be completed before a Scout may be released early from summer camp.
Scout Early Release Approval Form - Page 40

Summer Camp Staff

Being on summer camp staff is an adventure unique in Scouting! Staff members are responsible for preparing, running, and supporting the camp program. Only on camp staff can you spend a summer at Camp McKee, making friends and learning valuable skills?and get paid for it!

Community Partners
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The Blue Grass Council receives support from the Cumberland Trails United Way, United Way of Franklin County, United Way of South Central Kentucky, and United Way of South Eastern Kentucky.

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