Girl Scout Destinations are the ultimate adventure for individual girls ages 11 and older! With different trips every year, there’s something amazing for everyone to experience. Make friends from all over the country as you travel with Girl Scouts from different states and pack your bags full of inspiring, life-changing experiences. If you are not currently a Girl Scout, contact your local council to join!


1. Review all the Destinations. (Use green buttons as filters!) NEW 2018 AND 2019 DESTINATIONS AND A NEW APPLICATION WILL BE POSTED STARTING AUGUST 15, 2017.

2. Find out your local council’s application deadline (usually November for Round 1) and contact for Destinations. Click here to find out the deadlines and contact information from your Girl Scout council.

3. Fill out your application and send it to your council! They will then review your application, and send it to the Destination sponsors.


Camp Fury

Location Tucson, Arizona

Date May 30, 2017 – June 3, 2017

Camp Fury is a high adventure immersion experience in the life of elite women of the fire and police services.

I Dream of Bluegrass

Location Kentucky

Date June 11 - 18, 2017

Welcome to Kentucky y'all!

Escape to Iceland

Location Iceland

Date June 12 - 19, 2017

Explore the surreal and awe-inspiring country of Iceland through a variety of daily adventures - all revolving around amazing geological features.

Biking Denmark and Sweden: Cycle the coast and castles of Scandinavia

Location Denmark

Date June 15 - 22, 2017

Cycle along Denmark and Sweden's picturesque coastlines and colorful villages on a Scandinavian bike tour.

Catching Waves in Costa Rica

Location Costa Rica

Date June - July, 2017 (2 sessions)

Surf the tropical waters of Costa Rica while giving back to a local community!

Costa Rica & Panama Service Challenge

Location Costa Rica

Date June - July, 2017 (3 sessions)

Gain compassion for diverse communities and endangered ecosystems while experiencing adventure activities. Earn over 55 hours community service.

Scuba & Sea Turtle Adventure

Location Bocas del Toro, Panama

Date June-July 2017 (3 sessions)

Dive into the tropical waters of Panama and help protect the leatherback sea turtle population!

Greece – Sea Kayaking Kefalonia and the Ionian Islands

Location Greece

Date June 21 - 30, 2017

A taste of the Mediterranean: kayaking the Greek isles!

Space Academy

Location Huntsville, Alabama

Date June 25 - 30, 2017

Do you have the desire to journey to the moon or command a space shuttle?

Advanced Space Academy

Location Huntsville, Alabama

Date June 25 - 30, 2017

Explore the opportunities as you jump start your career in engineering, science, or technology.

Astronomy Camp

Location Catalina Observatory, Mt. Lemmon, Arizona

Date June 30 - July 4, 2017

This is an adventure in scientific exploration where you will use mountaintop telescopes at the Catalina Observatories atop scenic Mt. Lemmon in southern Arizona to explore the sky both day and night, creating your own observations and images.

Swiss Challenge

Location Adelboden, Switzerland

Date June 30 - July 8, 2017

Explore the Swiss Alps and challenge yourself through a variety of outdoor activities, while savoring Swiss culture, learning about leadership and environmental issues, discovering what it means to be a member of WAGGGS. THIS TRIP IS FULL - APPLICATIONS CLOSED.

Rainforest, River, & Reef

Location Costa Rica

Date July 2017 (2 sessions)

Explore the tropical landscapes and rich culture of Costa Rica with a deep-jungle trek and family homestays!

Hollywood Dreamin’

Location Hollywood, California

Date July 2 - 8, 2017

Write, Direct, Produce, Edit, and Screen your very own Hollywood Film.

The Great Panda Adventure – China

Location Ya'an China

Date July 2 - July 11, 2017

Working for the future of China’s giant pandas.

Wilderness Adventure Photography

Location Yosemite, California

Date July 3 - 9, 2017

Learn the art of photography while exploring some of the most beautiful spots throughout California.

Horseback Riding Mongolia: An adventure through the land of Genghis Khan

Location Mongolia

Date July 5 - 13, 2017

Ride through Mongolia’s famed Steppe on a multi-day horseback riding trip in the land of Genghis Khan and experience ancient nomadic culture by sleeping in yurts and taking on archery, ending the trip in Ulaanbaatar with the famous Ancient Summer Games.

Manes, Cranes & Preserving the Plains

Location Nebraska

Date July 7 - 21, 2017

Ride horseback across the great plains, forests and waterways of Nebraska. Along the way, learn about the uniqueness of its inhabitants, it’s importance to all of us and how to preserve its pristine beauty for generations to come.

Channel Islands Adventure Expedition

Location Ventura, Santa Cruz Island

Date July 9 - 15, 2017

A week in the Galapagos of North America

Ashland, Oregon: Art of Theatre

Location Ashland, Oregon

Date July 9 - 15, 2017

Experience a variety of theatrical opportunities while participating in the Ashland Shakespeare Festival.

Wild Water Odyssey

Location Pittsburgh, PA

Date July 9 - 17, 2017

Your call to environmental action!

Vibrant, Colorful, Exotic: India!

Location Pune, India

Date July 10, 2017 - July 19, 2017

Come to Sangam to discover and experience India’s unique culture! Immerse yourself in Indian culture through dance, fashion and food. THIS TRIP IS FULL - APPLICATIONS CLOSED.

Colorado Horseback Adventure

Location Westcliffe, Colorado

Date July 14 - 22, 2017

Take in all Colorado has to offer with a horsepack trip in the Sangre De Christo mounatins, camping and trail rides at a cowboy ranch, whitewater rafting, zip-lining and more!

Germany – Castles in the Sky

Location Munich, Germany

Date July 16 - 25, 2017

Experience the Bavarian charm of Southern Germany and Austria.

A Little Bit of Country & A Little Bit of Rock n’ Roll: a Southern Tradition

Location Tennessee

Date July 16 - 26, 2017

Put on your cowgirl boots and saddle up for a ride through Tennessee while exploring your inner musician and foodie, as you experience the one of a kind culture and music history that Tennessee has to offer!

Wyoming Wildlife Wonders

Location Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Date July 16, 2017 - July 22, 2017

A Naturalist Adventure!

The Art of Mexico

Location Cuernavaca, Mexico

Date July 20 - 31, 2017

Experience Mexico’s vibrant culture with 3 days in Mexico City and 9 days at Our Cabana, the WAGGGS World Centre.

North Country Rock-N-Wilderness

Location Duluth, Minnesota

Date July - August, 2017 and 2018 (4 sessions)

To the wilderness and back again: Challenge yourself on this canoeing expedition in the northwoods of Minnesota and Canada!

Land of Enchantment High Adventure Destination

Location Albuquerque, New Mexico

Date July 20 - August 3, 2017

Discover high adventure, captivating art, ancient culture, and incredible fun in the wild, wild west.


Location Madison, WI

Date July 23 - 28, 2017

Be a HERO for a day…for a week…for a lifetime!

Lake Erie Island Exploration

Location Gibraltar Island, Put-In-Bay, Ohio

Date July 23 - 29, 2017

Explore freshwater ecosystems and experience the majestic beauty of the Great Lakes first hand on Ohio State University's Stone Laboratory on Gibraltar Island, the oldest fresh water field station in the United States.

Caribbean Land and Sea Adventure

Location Puerto Rico

Date July 23 - 29, 2017

An Outdoor Adventure in the Caribbean!

San Juan Islands Kayaking

Location San Juan Islands, Washington

Date July 23 - 29, 2017

Come kayak, camp, and explore the wildlife and plants around the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington state.

Orlando Adventure Quest

Location Orlando, Florida

Date July 23 – July 30, 2017

Come discover adventure in Central Florida!

STEM: Energy Solutions in Germany

Location Germany

Date July 25 - August 6, 2017

Discover the technology of renewable energy as you connect to the rich history of Germany, and continue to Switzerland to visit the first WAGGGS World Center, Our Chalet.

Majestic Alps: France, Switzerland and Italy

Location Chamonix, France

Date July 27 - August 4, 2017

Trek through three different European countries!

Happy Trails

Location Armuchee, GA

Date July 30 - August 6, 2017 OR July 29 - August 5, 2018

Hit the trails with your friends in the beautiful mountains of Northwest Georgia!

Equitation Challenge

Location Armuchee, GA

Date July 30 - August 6, 2017 OR July 29 - August 5, 2018

Challenge yourself to soar to new heights in this Hunt seat Equitation focused Destination!

Your Journey Through London

Location London

Date July 30 - August 4, 2017

Discover London with other members of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts and celebrate the international spirit of the movement in the city where it all began. THIS TRIP IS FULL - APPLICATIONS CLOSED.

Total Eclipse of the Heartland!

Location Carbondale, Illinois

Date August 18 - 21, 2017

Experience the Great American Eclipse at the point of the longest duration of totality, along with new friends from NASA, scientists, your new solar sisters and other eclipse aficionados.

The Great Eclipse Adventure

Location Columbia, Missouri

Date August 19 - 21, 2017

Experience the Great American Eclipse and participate in hands-on scientific activities led by professors and students from the University of Missouri. THIS TRIP IS FULL - APPLICATIONS CLOSED

Eyes to the Sky – A Once in a Lifetime Destination

Location Camp WaBak, Marietta, SC

Date August 19 - 22, 2017

Blast into a total solar eclipse weekend as it exits the continental US in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of SC! Time will fly as your time will be packed with amazing experiences--life as an astronaut, space missions, rocket science, planetarium trips, & camping under the stars!

Incredible India – Sangam and The Golden Triangle

Location India

Date December 26, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Be prepared to experience the diversity and beauty of India.

Sea Turtle Retreat

Location San Jose, Costa Rica

Date December 27, 2017 – January 6, 2018

Celebrate the New Year in Costa Rica helping endangered sea turtle populations, learning about environmental conservation, and experiencing exciting adventures!

3…2…1…Happy New Year from Mexico!

Location Cuernavaca, Mexico

Date December 28, 2017 - January 6, 2018

Ring in the new year fiesta-style with Girl Guides and Girl Scouts from other countries.

Mexico: Mountains to the Sea

Location Cuernavaca, Mexico

Date June 16 - July 1, 2018

Explore the heart of Mexico with 9 days at the Our Cabana WAGGGS World Center followed by 4 days in tropical Acapulco.

Get Ready for Galapagos!

Location Ecuador

Date July 3 - July 11, 2018

Journey to the equator and explore the wonders of Ecuador, including the Galapagos Islands.

Mediterranean Adventure: Greece, Italy & Spain

Location Florence, Italy

Date July 17 - 31, 2018

Explore the Mediterranean through the culture, arts, and outdoors of three countries!

Belize – Land and Sea

Location Belize

Date July 22 - July 31, 2018

Explore Belize's waters, jungles, wildlife, and culture on this amazing tropical adventure.

Voice of the Cheetah: A Destination to Washington, D.C. and Namibia

Location Namibia

Date June 20-25, 2016 (Washington, D.C) and July 23-August 5, 2017 (Namibia)

An animal enthusiast’s dream trip! (THIS TRIP IS FULL / APPLICATIONS CLOSED)