Audubon offers exciting scouting programs that Celebrate the Wonders of Nature:
Enjoy a scout overnight at the Audubon Louisiana Nature Center. Sleep indoors in the nature center exhibit hall, hike the boardwalk trails and meet native wildlife up close. You can even add a weiner roast to your overnight for an additional charge.
Cost: $40.00 per participant.
Bring your Girl Scout or Boy Scout troop camping in the Zoo!
Girl and Boy Scout units and their leaders, parents and siblings are invited to join in the fun and camp out at Audubon Zoo for only $40 a person. Troops have the option of earning a badge during their overnight!
Fall dates will offer camp overnights at both Audubon Zoo and Audubon Nature Center.
To reserve your date will require a minimum registration of 10 people as a deposit. You must register on-line. Full payment and total participant numbers are required no less than two weeks before the registered date. ACTUAL minimum number of registrants is 30 people.
- All scouts must bring their own camping equipment (tents, sleeping bags, etc.) and provide dinner for their troop.
- The minimum number of people is 30.
- The maximum number of people is 70.
- All participants must be five years of age or older.
Fall 2017 dates: TBD
Sample Overnight Itinerary:
|6:00pm||Troop arrives and set-up their "camp" in the education yard|
|7:00pm||Evening activities begin including animal adventures, biofact times, campfire with s'mores and a night hike through the Zoo.|
|8:00am||Morning hike through the Zoo|
|9:00am||Scouts depart from the Zoo|