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Lost Pines

Camp at Lost Pines

Camp Details

  • Nearly 542 acres, on the northern shores of Lake Bastrop
  • Home to the tallest climbing tower in Texas, DOK’s Tower
  • Excellent Catfish and Largemouth Bass fishing
  • Some campsites located on the water
  • Drinking water and limited restrooms with showers are available
  • Not available for weekend camping in June, July or late December


Near Bastrop, Texas
Directions: Google | Yahoo
Map of camp


Program Areas

Scouts BSA/Venturing/Sea Scout Camping ONLY

DOK’s Tower

  • $150 charge per group for full day usage (8-10 hours)
  • Must provide your own BSA certified climbing instructor
  • CLICK HERE for unit information packet
  • Must register at least one month prior to usage
  • CLICK HERE to reserve the Tower for your campout


  • No council fee
  • Adults should have current state fishing license

Shooting Sports Ranges

  • CLICK HERE for Lost Pines Shooting Sports range rules
  • Must provide your own NRA certified instructor for firearm use
  • Must provide your own USA Archery certified Level 1 or higher instructor to use archery equipment
  • Archery equipment, rifles, shotguns available for rental
  • If bringing Bows or Firearms on to Lost Pines, you must complete the Bow and Firearms form CLICK HERE for the form


  • Pool available for troop rental
  • Canoes may be available for use at Lost Pines at no charge with reservation

To Reserve Campsite(s) and Program Areas

CLICK HERE to reserve your dates at Lost Pines

General Information

  • Campsites are reserved on a first come, first served basis
  • All units must satisfy BSA two deep leadership standards
  • All program area fees must be paid in advance to the Capitol Area Council office online
  • NOTE: vehicles are not permitted to access campsites
  • Webelos Woods, Camporees, Rendezvous and similar District group events are not allowed due to the high use LPSR currently experiences.

NOTE: Starting August 1, 2021, Capitol Area Council units will be required to pay $3 per youth/adult to use our council camping properties for regular weekend camping or day events. Out of council units have to pay $6 per camper (youth or adult). These fees are used to offset camp cleaning supplies/services and operating expenses.