The council leases 45 acres of the Ford County Lake property from the Ford County Commission.
The camp is available year round for tent camping, day activities and group events. The camp has been home to the Santa Fe Trail Council Cub Scout Outdoor Adventure Camps for the past twenty years. Recently Mandan Scout Camp and Training Center hosted the 2013 Order of the Arrow Conclave for Scouts throughout Kansas and Nebraska.
The camp offers a dormitory (62 beds) with kitchen and shower. The south wing dormitory has 30 beds and the north wing has 32 beds. The Camp Dinning Hall seats 200 people and full kitchen is available.
Future programs at Mandan Scout Camp will include:
Cub Scout family campouts, Cub Scout day camps, Boy Scout weekend camporees, Boy Scout youth and adult training courses, ATV safety training, shooting sport events, hunter safety courses.