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5705 Gordon Lane | Fort Smith, AR | 800-632-6894
Burnham Woods is located in Fort Smith and serves as one of our regional offices. This site has four facilities used for troop and council events. It is located in the River Valley of Arkansas between the Ouachita Mountains in the south and the Boston and Ozark Mountains of the north, and is a gateway city to the Ozarks. This 13.5-acre property includes facilities for meetings including Kelley Cabin, STEAM Center, Cookie Cabins and Ellyn’s House. There are two pavilions on the property with picnic tables, two open activity fields, a small forested area with nature trails and a creek.
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Kelley Cabin offers a fully functional kitchen and functions well as a meeting space and dining facility with a capacity of 99. It can accommodate overnight guests who bring sleeping bags or cots.
Ellyn’s House accommodates eight people sleeping on bunk beds. It offers a small home feel with a full kitchen, modern bathroom facilities including a shower.
The STEAM Center at Burnham Woods
The STEAM Center functions well as an activity or field trip space for youth groups as well as a meeting space. Overnight accommodations are not permitted. Badge programming may be scheduled in advance.
There are four screened cabins that can accommodate six per cabin for overnight use. There is electrical service at each of the cabins to support fans, chargers, heaters, etc. An outdoor cooking area is provided and includes a campfire circle. Modern bathroom facilities are nearby in the STEAM Center lobby.