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Parker Scout Camp
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Parker Scout Reservation


Established in 1941 by Clyde Parker, Parker Scout Reservation (formerly known as Camp Clyde) sits on 256 wooded acres just north of Brainerd on North Long Lake at 21930 Paradise Drive in Nisswa, MN 56468 in Crow Wing County.

Parker Scout Reservation is available year-round for use by Scout groups and non-Scout youth groups. Featuring a medieval castle, dining lodge, several camp sites and cabins, a family camp, trading post, shower house, sandy beach, gun and archery ranges, and much more!


And, check out our nature trail guide.


Miller Castle

Miller Castle is a 12,000 square foot Castle, comes with a fortress wall, cat walk, drawbridge, and  KNIGHTS to watch over and protect! The castle has capacity to sleep 80.   There are four semiprivate rooms on the main level, each with 2 bunks/4 beds each with a private shower.   In the basement there are 3 additional semi-private rooms: 2 of them sleep 4 each, but do not have baths attached and the remaining room has 1 bunk bed and a private bath attached. There are 2 bunkhouses, one on the main level and the other on the lower level in total, each has 16 bunks/32 beds. The main level bunkhouse can be separated by a room divider if desired.


It has a well stocked commercial kitchen, the dining room seats 80 and there is a large supply of games, a popcorn popper, a DVD player and projector.  There is also a small meeting room also available located off the main lobby when you enter the castle – capacity 12.


The basement is 6000 sq feet and provides an ideal open meeting or demonstration space. There is a separate entrance to this area – as well as direct access to restrooms, and the sleeping accommodations.

What's up at Summer Camp?

E-mail Holly Carlson or call her at 218-330-9422 for more information or to schedule a visit.  

It's never too early to start thinking about Summer Camp!

Welcoming All Cub Scouts and Webelos every Weekend!

  • 3 different weekends will focus on advancement for Tiger, Wolf, Bear, Webelos and Arrow of Light!

  • All programs include archery, BB guns, wrist rockets, and waterfront activities

Parker Scout Reservation Rentals

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