Boy Scout Programs


LOCATION: Lakeside Nature Center

LNC can be your next Adventure to earning a Badge.  The following is a snapshot of Adventure opportunities. 
Fees: 1-10=$60; 11-20=$120
Duration: One to One 1/2 hours

Tiger Scout Adventures
My Tiger Jungle
Tigers in the Wild

Wolf Scout Adventures
Digging in the Past
Call of the Wild

Bear Scout Adventures
Bear Goes Fishing
Critter Care
Fur, Feathers and Ferns

Webelo Scout Adventures
Earth Rocks
Into the Wild
Into the Woods
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.