Places to go and things to do!

Planning - Always start with your handbook!

  • Age appropriate
  • Requirements
  • Great Ideas that support advancement

Communication - Use these ideas to communicate and get the word out to your unit.  There are many electrronic means of communication that you and your unit could use.  

  • Den Meetings
  • Email
  • Pack Website
  • Check list for Scout

Maximizing the trip for achievements & advancement - Always refer to your handbook!

  • Scout Days
  • Nature Centers
  • Community Organizations

What Den Leaders can do to coordinate Den outings

  • Community organizations
  • Local trails and parks

How to Guides

Get outside!

Westchester Parks Homepage

Westchester Magazine Best: Top Parks in Westchester

Connecticut Parks

Greenwich Parks and Resources 

Community locations to visit and or arange a tour.  Many of these will meet advancement or award requirments. 

  • Town Hall
  • Fire Station
  • EMS
  • Police
  • Highway
  • Sewer Treatment Plant
  • Recycling Facility
  • Library
  • Senior Living
  • Animal Shelter
  • Beach
  • Food Pantry
  • Bank  (TD in Greenwich & Rye)
  • Grocery Store (Whole Foods Market)

For Fun... Places to go with your unit and many will have Scout days!