Council Facilities

Facility Use

Please complete one of the following forms for authorized use of Allegheny Highlands Council Facilities

Facility Reservation - Camp Merz
Facility Reservation - Elk Lick

Note - firewood is available to purchase from our rangers at both camps.

Elk Lick Scout Reserve

Smethport, Pa

Directions to Camp 
Map of Camp

Camp Facilities Photos-Coming Soon

Free Camping

That's right... Free!

Boy scout troops from our council are welcome to weekend tent camp at Merz or Elk Lick for free, as long as you agree to do a 2 hour service project for the camp.

Please turn in a filled out facilities use form linked above to reserve a site in advance so the ranger has lead time to contact you about what projects are on his list. Click Here for more information

Sign up for Camp Properties Committee meeting email notice...

Click HERE for Elk Lick

Click HERE for Camp Merz


Phone: 716-665-BOYS (2697)

Scout Fax: 716-665-5212

Address:  50 Hough Hill Road,

P.O. Box 261, Falconer, NY 14733-0261

Serving youth in Allegany, Cattaraugus,

and Chautauqua Counties in New York

and McKean and Potter Counties in Pennsylvania.

Associations / Support

We are a member agency of the Allegany County, Cattaraugus County, Northern Chautauqua County and Southern Chautauqua County United Ways, and the Kane Area United Fund.

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