Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

703-324-8702
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Kirk Kincannon,
Executive Director

Park Authority Scouting

Parktakes Online

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Burke Lake Park Scout Programs

Boy Scout merit badges are offered that fulfill most of the requirements and certified merit badge counselors will work with your Scout to fulfill the remainder of the badge activities.

Clark House Scout Programs

Boy Scout merit badges are offered that fulfill most of the requirements and certified merit badge counselors from Hidden Oaks Nature Center will work with your Scout to fulfill the remainder of the badge activities. Girl Scout troops may also schedule their Sow What Journey here.

Cub Run Scout Programs

We offer both Girl Scout, Boy Scout and Cub Scout programs here at Cub Run. Scouts are invited to sign up for scheduled programs advertised in Partakes. If these scheduled classes don’t work, we also can set up a program for you that meets your schedule. Simply call to set up a program for your den or troop. offer most badges that have to do with science or nature. Call Chris Malm at 703-817-9407…

Lake Fairfax Scout Programs

Boy Scout merit badges are offered that fulfill most of the requirements and certified merit badge counselors will work with your Scout to fulfill the remainder of the badge activities. Contact Alan.Marr@fairfaxcounty.gov or call 703-471-5414.

Click the links below to download requirements and pre-work information for merit badges…

Mount Vernon RECenter Scouts

Mt. Vernon RECenter offers 6 merit badge programs this summer for ages 11 to 17. For more information or to schedule your next scout program, call Sandy Kellogg at 703-768-3224.