Scout Day at Shaw Nature Reserve
Girl scout with butterflyScout Day at Shaw Nature Reserve


Saturday, May 19, 2018
10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Open to all scouting organizations and scout families

All St. Louis-area scouts are invited to this special event at Shaw Nature Reserve. This event includes
  • the opportunity to work on scouting award work with Garden professionals (see award work available at bottom of this page) and complete self-guided requirements with your group
  • nature and STEM-based activities throughout the Reserve
  • free play in the Nature Explore Classroom
  • tree climbing with Vertical Voyages (ages 8 and up)

This event will take place rain or shine. Please be prepared for outdoor play, some moderate hiking and insects! If you wish to eat lunch during the event, you can bring your lunch and eat at the picnic tables near the Visitor's Center, the Maritz Trail House or at the Glassberg Pavilions. There is no grilling or cooking over fire at Shaw Nature Reserve.

One chaperone per 5 scouts is required.
Cost: $5 per person, ages 3 and up

Scout Day sold out. Registration closed.

Girl Scout Award Work

Daisy Outdoor Art Maker- all requirements

Brownie Outdoor Adventurer- all requirements

Junior Outdoor Art Explorer- all requirements

Cadette Outdoor Art Apprentice- 2, 4 and 5
Cub Scout Award Work

Tiger Tigers in the Wild- 1-4, 6 and 7

Wolf Paws on the Path- 1-3, 5-8

Bear Fur, Feathers and Ferns- 1-6

Webelo Webelos Walkabout- 1-3, 5-8