Serving West Virginia,
Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky

Camp Roland

     Surrounded by National Forest, Camp Roland is located 3-1/2 miles from Bastian, Virginia on State Route 614 just off I-77.

The 78 acre camp has two shower houses, dining hall, eight cabins, seven other activity buildings, and eight shelters in the field tent camping area.

Camp Roland offers a wide variety of outdoor opportunities including: fishing, hiking and camping. Access to the Appalachian Trail is only minutes away.


     No matter where in the world you are, get on Interstate 77 "between the tunnels" in beautiful Bland County Virginia. Travel to the BASTIAN exit (EXIT 58). From Exit 58 turn toward downtown Bastian (if coming from the south {Wytheville}turn left at the end of the ramp. If coming from the north {Bluefield/Princeton} turn right at the end of the ramp), passing the Marathon gas station on your left. STOP at the stop sign. When clear, turn left and travel about 100 yards on U.S. Route 52. After 100 yards turn RIGHT on State Route 714. After winding down this road for about 3 miles, look for a RED CABOOSE on your left. Turn left down the gravel driveway just before reaching the caboose.

For a map,
click here.

Camp Ranger

Marty Allen
Phone: 276-688-3863

Council Camp Reservation Forms

     To reserve one of our campground locations, please fill out the appropriate form and return it to:
 Buckskin Council, BSA
2829 Kanawha Blvd., E.,
Charleston, WV 25311
Phone number is 1-304-340-3663. Reservations that are faxed may be paid with a credit or debit card at 1-304-925-0533. Please read the entire form for complete terms and conditions of rental.

     In-council units are troops, etc., who are part of the Buckskin Council. Non-Buckskin Council Units, including Scouting groups from other councils and non-Scouting groups, should use the Out-of-Council form.

For information on costs, facilities, and reservations/rentals for Buckskin Council campgrounds, including Camp Roland, please see this page.

Boy Scouts of America 2829 Kanawha Blvd. East Charleston, WV 25311
Phone 304-340-3663    Fax 304-925-0533