Camp Tik-A-Witha


 Alaina, a Brownie Girl Scout from Troop 43088,
enjoys archery at Camp Tik-A-Witha's
Talls & Smalls event.

Camp Tik-A-Witha resides on 310 beautiful acres that adjoin the Tombigbee National Forest in Van Vleet, MS. The camp features a 20-acre lake where campers can canoe, kayak, swim and play on the large inflatable water toys.  An in-ground swimming pool with two slides and a diving board is also available.     

Camp Tik-A-Witha can accommodate 150 people in a variety of camping options that range from platform tents to cabins and has five lodges. 

The Becky Cook Hall features a commercial kitchen and large stone fireplace.   

Activities supported by the camp include swimming, canoeing, kayaking, archery, challenge course, rock climbing tower, zip line, crafts hut and playground. A barn with a riding ring is available for horseback riding.  The camp is open year round except during the summer, when it is used for an American Camp Association accredited residential camp.   

Also known as “the camp cookies built”, Camp Tik-A-Witha is located approximately 25 miles south of Tupelo, MS. The camp was purchased in 1966 and was first used as a residential camp in 1970.


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Camp Tik-A-Witha

365 County Road 117, Van Vleet, MS 38877

Camp Capacity

Entire Camp: 173


  • Arapaho: 20
  • Bynum: 24
  • Cherokee: 25
  • Choctaw: 24
  • Natchez: 20
  • Taposa: 20


  • Carpenter Hall: 6
  • Chippewa/ Collins Lodge: 14
  • Elizabeth Gwin Troop House: 14
  • Infirmary: 10

Tent sites available.

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