Council-Sponsored Trips

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Council-Sponsored Trips

Come and explore with Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois. We offer opportunities for girls close to home and far, far away, with a range of prices and opportunities.

Please note: Registration online is available by individual basis only, not by troops.

International Trip

National Trip- July 2017

  • Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors

Spend a week exploring some of the most well-known locations on the East Coast! Travelers will experience over 40 activities. Visit Capitol Hill in D.C., tour Paul Revere’s House in Boston, see the Liberty Bell in Philly, see a Broadway play in New York City and more! Trip cost ($2,800) includes all transportation, entrance fees, tour guides in each city, breakfast and dinner each day, trip t-shirts, and two overnight experiences before the trip to make final trip choices and to get to know all participants. Exact trip dates may vary slightly based on transportation availability. Girls must be 13 years old at the time of departure. Up to 6 adult chaperones will be accepted including one trip director and one nurse. To apply to be a chaperone, or to find out more details about the trip please contact Angela Ventris at AngelaV@GirlScoutsToday.org or call 1-800-798-0833.

National Trip 2017 – Adult Application

Waterpark Capitol Adventure- June 20-21, 2015

  • Juniors

Discover why Wisconsin Dells is named the Waterpark Capitol of the world! Enjoy a full day at the Wilderness Waterpark Resort. Girls will sleep in luxury in the Wilderness Cabins. In the morning, come close and personal with true wilderness at the Deer Park where deer and other animals eat directly out of your hand. Then solve the mystery of a magical realm at Wizard Quest. Then enjoy walking down the Broadway strip for some great Wisconsin Dells shopping! Finish the day with bowling and arcade games. Contact Robyn Smuck at RobynS@girlscoutstoday.org with questions about this trip. Included in the cost of this trip is motor coach transportation from Dubuque, entrance and stay at the Wilderness Waterpark resort, breakfast the second day, entrance into the Deer Park, Wizard Quest, and a few activities and lunch at Knuckleheads. Not included in the cost is meals the first day at the waterpark and shopping money.

Please note the deposit is actually due June 4th. Please ignore the date below.

This trip is based on the grade your girl will be going into during the summer of 2015. If your girl is in 3rd grade, she is eligible for the Junior trip. If she is currently in 5th grade, she will not be able to attend the Junior trip as she is considered a 6th grader during the summer of 2015.

A Day on Navy Pier- July 18, 2015

  • Brownies

Brownies and Moms take over Navy Pier! Enjoy Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. as soon as you arrive. Then get lost in the FunHouse Maze and enjoy some time shopping the pier! Watch in awe the impressive acrobatics of the Cirque Shanghai performers. End the evening enjoying the view from the Navy Pier Ferris Wheel. Contact Emily Droessler at EmilyD@GirlScoutsToday.org with questions about this trip.

This trip is based on the grade your girl will be going into during the summer of 2015. If your girl is in 1st grade, she is eligible for the Brownie trip. If she is currently in 3rd grade, she will need to register for the Junior trip as she is considered a 4th grader during the summer of 2015.

More trips to come!

For more information please contact Travel@GirlScoutsToday.org