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Scout Badge Days

COVID-19 UPDATES: Spring Lake is open to the public. Glass-bottom boat tour tickets are available at the Ticket Kiosk (no online registration required). Private boat tours must be booked online 72 hours in advance. More information.

Get out into nature with our programs just for boy scouts and girl scouts!

Girl Scouts Activity

Join us for exciting science and nature programs planned just for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Scouts will discover the unique ecosystem created by the San Marcos Springs on this guided tour! Admission includes the tour, a glass-bottom boat ride, and an exclusive glass-bottom boat patch. 

Check-in begins at 9:30am at The Meadows Center ticket kiosk. Pre-registration is required and space is limited to 30-40 participants per class. Tickets range from $10 to $12/person, depending on the class; children 2 and under are free.

Summer & Fall 2021 Schedule:

Boy Scout Badge Days:

  • July 17: Webelos Into the Wild (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Details

  • August 14: Environmental Science (10:00am - 12:30pm) - Details

  • October 16: Webelos Into the Wild (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Details

  • November 14: Environmental Science (10:00am - 12:30pm) - Details

Girl Scout Badge Days:

  • July 24: Wonder of Water (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Details

  • August 21: Think Like a Citizen Scientist (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Details

  • October 23: Wonder of Water (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Details

  • November 20: Think Like a Citizen Scientist (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Details

     

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  • Cancellations must be received at least 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund. If a cancellation is made less than 24 hours prior to the event, you will receive half the total amount charged.  The amount refunded will be applied to the credit card that was used for payment.

  • Visitors' vehicles are required to display a permit in The Meadows Center parking lot between 7pm Sunday - 5pm Friday. One-day temporary permits are available for $3 at the pay-and-display station located near the ticket kiosk.