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Close to Home: Dog Sledding for Girl Scout Troops

Date:
Sat Oct 17, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Torrey C. Brown Rail Trail
Category:
Program Partner
Level:
All, Ambassadors, Cadettes, Daisies, Juniors, Seniors, Brownies, Volunteer
 

It’s all about the dogs!  Girl Scouts work closely with our team of sled dogs harnessing, feeding, and learning all about dogsledding including:  what the dogs eat; how the dogs are trained; positions on a dog team; equipment used in dogsledding; the commands used in dogsledding; and famous dog sledding events.  Each girl takes a short individual (1/2 mile) ride.  Fun patch included.  Official Girl Scout Brownie Try It and Junior dog mushing badges are optional and are available for purchase at $3.00 per badge.  Minimum of 14 and maximum of 20 Girl Scouts.  Tag a longs (age five and up) welcome.  This program is held entirely outdoors; social distancing guidelines including distancing will be maintained.  Small break out groups will be utilized.  All attendees should bring  hand santizer.  All attendees should bring and be prepared to wear a mask.  

To register and for more information, please email catherine@marylanddogsledding.com.

Fee: $70.00

These programs are hosted by our Program Partners and their safety as well as yours is our top priority. Please review the specific guidelines and policies about refunds and cancellations due to changing guidelines regarding COVID-19.