Scout Programs

Earning a Scout Ranger patch is easy, with flexible options and the ability to choose which programs and when you'd like to attend
Participate in our Junior Ranger and volunteer programs to earn your patch
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Boy and Girl Scout Ranger Patches

Want to earn your Scout patch? Follow the steps below:

  1. Complete each of the following activities:
  2. Keep track of your activities. To receive your patch, present your completed hours to the Park Connection office or email us at
  3. Most of all, have fun exploring our national park!

Last updated: October 24, 2022

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1100 North Mineral Springs Road
Porter , IN 46304


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