Weekend Programs


Spend a weekend like no other at Goose Pond Scout Reservation
experiencing the dynamic rush of C.O.P.E!

Leadership • Trust • Self Esteem • Problem Solving
Teamwork • Decision Making • Communications

Our fully-accredited and award-winning COPE course consists of initiative activities, low course elements, high course events, and a 50 foot climbing & rappelling tower. Adult leaders and youth who are 13 years or over from Boy Scout Troops, Explorer Posts & Venture Crews can participate in this incredible experience. COPE programming is structured to allow your Unit to camp, while being immersed in a full program of COPE activities. Special 1-day or half-day programs are also available by prior arrangement.


Get psyched at Camp Acahela experiencing the rush of the "Acahela Rocks" Climbing Program!

Bring your troop or crew to Camp Acahela for a day or a weekend of rock climbing and adrenalin packed fun! We offer four programs: a one day climb at 'Wally World', our 20 foot cliffs along the Lehigh River; a one-day climb at 'Eagle Point', our 50 - 60 ft cliffs overlooking the Tobyhanna Creek; a full weekend of climbing at both 'Wally World' and 'Eagle Point'; or a full weekend earning the Climbing Merit Badge.