Destinations

Girl Scout Destinations are the ultimate adventure for individual Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador Girl Scouts! Make friends from all over the country as you travel with Girl Scouts from different states. There’s a unique, life-changing experience for every girl. (Not a Girl Scout yet? Just join!)

Our early application period is now open for 2022 Destinations! Apply by June 15, 2021, to lock in your place for a life-changing adventure. Use the filters (green buttons below) to search for the adventure of your lifetime.

UPDATE: Most 2022 and early 2023 Destinations are now released! A handful more will be coming online soon – we will update here when all trips have been posted.

Destinations

The Ultimate Harry Potter Experience

Location Orlando, FL, USA

Date June 3 - June 16, 2022

Are you ready for the ultimate Harry Potter Experience? Join GSCTX on this once in a lifetime trip!

Azores Island Adventure

Location Azores, Portugal

Date June 4 - June 17, 2023

Experience the natural beauty of the Azores Islands as well as the culturally rich capital of Portugal, Lisbon. This trip is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts and history lovers!

England, Ireland and Wales

Location United Kingdom

Date June 25 - July 6, 2023

Experience the culture and old-world wonders of England, Ireland, and Wales.

Expedition Australia and New Zealand

Location Australia

Date June 26 - July 14, 2023

Experience two amazing countries in this 19-day adventure (include days in LA)! We'll experience the beauty, culture, and adventure of incredible Australia and New Zealand.

Exploring the Connecticut Shore

Location Connecticut, USA

Date August 14th - August 20th, 2022

Join us and explore the ocean, sea creatures, and ecosystems of the Connecticut shore!

Central Coast Outdoor Adventure

Location Ventura, CA, USA

Date June 26 - June 30, 2022

The Central Coast Outdoor Adventure is the ultimate outdoor experience that you do not want to miss! Enjoy adventures from the ocean to the mountains!

Colorado Equitrekking

Location Loveland, CO, USA

Date July 9th - July 15th, 2023

6 day equitrekking adventure in colorful Colorado filled with trail rides, self-care, and adventure at a beautiful horse ranch.

Journey to Justice

Location Atlanta, GA, USA

Date July 24 - July 31 2022

Girl Scouts are leaders, and we are answering the call for justice for all! Join Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta to learn about the young people that led the Civil Rights Movement in the U.S. South and continue the journey to justice, equality and inclusion by meeting leaders who are at the forefront of this work today.

Pacific Exploration in STEM

Location Haleiwa, HI, USA

Date July 7 - July 13, 2022

Experience Hawaii's multi-national cultures along with unique STEM activities at the newly opened International STEM Center for Excellence at Camp Paumalu on Oahu's North Shore.

Discovering Careers in Animal Science

Location Tampa, Florida, USA

Date June 2022 exact dates TBD

Discovering careers in animal science with hands-on experiences and outdoor fun.

Broadway Bound, NYC, Time Square and Beyond!

Location NYC, NY, USA

Date July 19 - July 26 2022

Defy gravity as you explore NYC and Broadway! See shows, take workshops and see what makes this city a go to destination for the world!

Cuisine & Culture in Northern Italy

Location Florence, Italy

Date July 20 – August 1, 2022

Explore the cuisine and culture of northern Italy, from Milan to Rome!

London & Poacher 2022

Location United Kingdon

Date July 23 - August 7, 2022

An amazing two-week adventure in two parts: exploring the city of London, and camping with 5,000 new friends at the Poacher International Jamboree!

Hiking the Swiss Alps

Location Adelboden, Switzerland

Date June 24 - July 7, 2022

Two weeks in Switzerland. One World Center. Mountains galore to hike. Several pots of fondue. And plenty of friendships to be had and memories to be made. FULL

North Country Rock-N-Wilderness

Location Ely, Minnesota

Date July - August 2022

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

Charting the Galapagos Islands

Location Galapagos Island, Ecuador

Date July 25 - August 8, 2022

Experience the beauty and unique ecosystems of Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands!

Rainforest, River, & Reef

Location Costa Rica

Date July 9 - July 23, 2022

The ultimate cultural immersion and adventure experience! Explore the tropical landscapes and rich culture of Costa Rica on a deep-jungle backpacking trek from homestay to homestay. Cross waterfalls, explore a world-renowned beach, and paddle rapids on this immersive experience into the pura vida way of life.

Bio-Medical Engineering Immersion

Location Girl Scouts of NETX STEM Center of Excellence

Date July 9 - July 17, 2022

Immerse yourself in the exciting career field of biomedical engineering through a rigorous hands-on program offered at the STEM Center of Excellence; plus experience the exciting culture of Dallas, Texas!

Tall Ship Sail School

Location Cleveland, OH, USA

Date July 9 - 24, 2022

Set sail with the crew of the U.S. Brig Niagara, the largest wooden sailing ship in the United States, as you explore the beauty and majesty of Lake Erie.

Happy Trails

Location Armuchee, GA

Date July 31 - August 7, 2022

Explore the Chattahoochee National Forest on horseback. Ride two times daily, go on an overnight camp out trail ride, and a pack out lunch ride.

Rodeo Girls

Location Armuchee, GA

Date July 31 - August 7, 2022

Pack your boots and your helmet for a week in the northwest Georgia mountains for the Ultimate Cowgirl Experience!

Sea to Summit: Maine Hiking Challenge

Location Millinocket, Maine

Date July 11-July 24, 2022

Set out on amazing hiking challenges throughout Maine and New Hampshire, from Acadia National Park to the White Mountains, and finally summitting the majestic Mt. Katahdin. For girls ages 14-16.

Maine Wilderness Adventure

Location Millinocket, Maine

Date June 27 - July 8, 2022

You'll take your outdoor skills to a whole new level through hiking, rafting and rock climbing adventures! For girls ages 11 - 14.

Color Me Orange County: An Exploration of the Technology, Entertainment & Tradition of Disneyland & Orange County

Date July 2022 & July 2023 (2 sessions)

This Destination will take you from Pacific Ocean beaches to Pacific Crest mountains, with a little Disney magic sprinkled in between! Girls will explore the technology of careers in entertainment while discovering what makes Orange County, California a truly special place!

Journey Through London and Edinburgh

Location United Kingdom

Date July 29 - August 8, 2022

Explore the sights & sounds of London and Pax Lodge, then journey north to Edinburgh, Scotland for 3 days at the world-famous Fringe Festival!

Japan – Land of the Rising Sun

Location Japan

Date July 12-20, 2022

Explore the treasures of Japan past and present, from the bustling streets of Tokyo to the ancient temples of Kyoto.

Athens and the Islands

Location Greece

Date July 20 - July 31, 2022

Experience the culture and history of Greece by visiting ancient sites, trying your hand at cooking authentic Greek cuisine, and boarding a ship for a 5-day cruise to explore Greek islands. FULL

Curtain Call in London

Location London, England

Date June 26 - July 7, 2022

And..Action! All the world's a Stage! Attend theatre performances, backstage tours, an interactive lecture topped off with a visit to Shakespeare's birthplace. Enjoy your pinning ceremony at Pax Lodge and conclude your adventure seeing the prehistoric monument Stonehenge.

Catching Waves in Costa Rica

Location Costa Rica

Date June 25 - July 9, 2022

Love beach hair, the ocean, and adventure? Then surfing the tropical Pacific beach breaks is for you! Learn the basics of popping up on the board, perfecting your stance, reading surf conditions, and how to steer clear of rips. Explore hidden waterfalls and earn 3-6 hours of service working alongside local communities on conservation & recycling projects!

Sea Turtle, Service & Scuba Adventure

Location Costa Rica

Date June-August 2022 (4 sessions)

Calling all humanitarians, animal lovers, and aquatic adventurers! Work alongside the indigenous Ngobe-Guaymi people, take an active part in endangered sea turtle conservation projects in Panama, and explore below the surface on incredible reef and wreck dives or snorkel experiences. You may choose to earn your NAUI Scuba Diver certification on this course (no experience necessary) and 10-15 hours of community service.

Sea Turtle Retreat – 2021 & 2022

Location San Jose, Costa Rica

Date December - January 2021 and 2022 (2 sessions)

Have a passion for wildlife conservation? Start the New Year by helping endangered sea turtle populations, learning about environmental protection, meeting other Girl Scouts from across the United States, and exploring the rainforests, beaches and volcanoes of Costa Rica. Earn 10-15 hours of community service.