Camp Sawyer

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Monroe County, 33990 South Overseas Highway, Big Pine Key, FL 33043

Camp Manager: Taylor Hunt

Email the Camping Request Form to  to make a reservation

Camp Sawyer Map 2013 and Camp Sawyer Rules

Camp Sawyer, at the Edward B. Knight Scout Reservation, is a nine-acre camp site located on Scout Key in the Florida Keys.  Flanked between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, Camp Sawyer offers tent camping opportunities for Scouting units and other qualified community, service, and youth organizations.  

Scouts can enjoy canoeing, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, and swimming*.

Camp Sawyer offers six beachside, tent camping sites with campfires, a modern restroom/shower facility, two covered pavilion spaces, an outdoor open-air amphitheater, a beach volleyball court, a seaside pier, and plenty of outdoor activity space to provide an outstanding, camping experience.

The air-conditioned Chart Room can sleep up to 24 in a dorm-style setting.

* Only Boy Scouts can swim at Camp Sawyer and properly trained leadership is required.


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Tent Camping Daily/per person Weekend/per person
Fees $9 $15
Aquatics Per Day Rental Per Weekend Rental
Canoes/kayaks $10 each $20 each
Sea kayaks $20 each $40 each
Snorkeling sets $5 each $10 each
Buildings Per Day Rental Per Weekend Rental
Pavilion $30 $45
Amphitheater $30 $45
Chart Room $30 $45
Chart Room sleeping $12 per person per day

Please call for pricing for out-of-council Scouts or for non-Scout groups. In-council Scout prices shown.

Please call for special Sea Base overnight group pricing.