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Let's Explore - Huntsville, Alabama! ***FULL***

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Date:
Wed May 31, 8:00 AM - Fri Jun 02, 9:00 PM
Location:
U.S. Space & Rocket Center Map
Category:
Travel, Special Events
Level:
Adult, Junior, Cadette, Ambassador
 

Ever wanted to know what it is like to be an astronaut? To live among the stars? Explore different planets and solar systems?

Here is your chance! Join us on a trip to Huntsville, AL to visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center!  

This 3-day mission includes space simulators including the Space Shot where they'll rocket 140 feet straight up in 2.5 seconds at 4 Gs of force, float for 2-3 seconds and then free fall back to Earth at 1G!  They'll eat, sleep and train as astronauts learning the history of spaceflight, construct and launch their own rockets, experience a simulated spaceflight mission and debriefing, and learn about NASA, and international and commercial space travel.

Other weekend highlights include: team building activities, ship shuffle activity, G-Force and Climb the Mars Wall simulators.

This space mission concludes with an astronaut graduation ceremony!  

Pit stop! On our way to the Space & Rocket Center we'll stop atCathedral Cavens State Park to explore life here on Earth!  

Who: Girl Scouts ages 9-13 at the time of the trip

Min/Max: 38/54

Cost: $450; $50 deposit to reserve your spot, price include transportation, lodging and food.  

Registration: Due to limited spots on this trip only four adult additional volunteer chaperones will be taken on this trip. If you are a volunteer and would like to go, please fill out the application here.

To view the flyer for this event, click HERE.