Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center: Currently closed due to COVID-19 restrictions. However, the Park's trails are open dawn to dusk.

703-631-0013
TTY 711

5040 Walney Road
Chantilly, Virginia

John Shafer,
Manager

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park Scouting Adventures

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Ellanor C. Lawrence Park offers scout programs that can be scheduled through Parktakes Online or by request.

Programs will cover as many badge requirements as time allows.

 

Scheduling

  • Programs are available after school, in evenings, and on weekends.
  • Programs must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.
  • Troop/Group must pay for a minimum of eight scouts. Small troops may be combined with other groups attending the same program.
  • Troop/Group must pay for minimum scouts one week prior to the program.
  • Merit badge programs must be requested at least four weeks in advance.
  • The availability of merit badge programs by request depends on counselor availability.

To book a program or inquire about costs, please email Lara.Dolata@fairfaxcounty.gov or call (703)-631-0013.

Base Price for Scout Programs

(Does not apply to merit badges)

The base price for scout programs is $3 per person for each half-hour of a program.
There may be additional fees for supplies or tours.

0.5 hours = $3 / person
1  hour  =  $6 / person
1.5 hours = $9 / person
2  hours  =  $12 / person

Merit badge fees are listed on each badge's registration page.

Scout Program Request Form

  
  
  
  
Program S

We will do our best to get back to you within 10 days of your request. Note that reservations are not confirmed until we receive payment for the minimum number scouts for a program. Please call Ellanor C. Lawrence Park, 703-631-0013, with questions.

CUB SCOUTS

Tigers

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Wolf

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  1-4 and 6

Length: 1.5 hour

Requirements Covered:  1-4 and 7

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  1-3 and 5a

Length: 1.5 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Bears

Length: 1.5 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  1 and 3b

Webelos

Length: 1.5 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  2-9

Length: 1.5 hour

Requirements Covered:  1-4 and 6-7

Length: 1.5 hour

Requirements Covered:  2-3

GIRL SCOUTS

Daisy

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  "Start Our Animal Adventure" Session 1 and "Caring that Counts" Session 2.

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Brownies

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All requirements except Bring a Snack

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  1,2,3,5 (all except #4)

Juniors

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  All except #5

Cadettes

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  1, 2, 4, 5  

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Seniors

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered: What is a food print? Learn where food comes from. Food foraging, food miles, COOL labeling, mapping your pantry. What is a locavore? Learn about the agriculture of science of food in your region. Hands-on work in the park compost area, and tour the park beehive and gardens. These topics are from the Science section of the Sow What? Journey Assets.

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  1, 2, 3, 5. Start 4 at the park and finish at home.

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Scout BSA Badge Requirements and Pre-Work Information

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park also offers self-guided Badge Packs for Jr. Girl Scouts, Brownies and Webelos, complete with badge requirements, suggested hikes, activities and natural history information.

Scout Projects

Each year, Ellanor C. Lawrence can accept a limited number of scout projects to complete Eagle, Bronze, Silver and Gold Award requirements. If you’d like to propose a project for the park, please email Lara.Dolata@fairfaxcounty.gov.

Three scouts rake mulch along a trail
  A scout trail project at ECLP

 

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