Boy Scout Programs

Boy Scout Programs

AGE GROUP: Youth

LOCATION: Lakeside Nature Center

LNC can be your next Adventure to earning a Badge.  The following is a snapshot of Adventure opportunities. 
Fee:$6 per person; $60 minimum
Duration: One to One 1/2 hours

Bear Scout Adventures
Fur, Feathers and Ferns

Webelo Scout Adventures
Into the Wild
Webelos Walkabout

Eagle Scouts
LNC has work project opportunities for Eagle Scouts. Contact us at 816-513-8960.

Outdoor Adventures
Immerse your scouts in native habitats in the heart of Swope Park.  This 360 acre wooded area is laced with trails and is designated as an Environmental Study area by the U.S. Department of the Interior. 
Fee: $7/ scout, minimum fee $70
Duration: Approximately 2-4 hours

Map and Compass (limit 24)
Learn to use the compass as a tool with a topographic map to move through the forest from one station to another.

Geocaching (limit 24)
Learn to use a hand held GPS device to find caches stashed in the forest.