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Girl Scout Travel

Girl Scouts love to travel—from the field trips they take as Brownies to the global adventures they go on as teens. If you love exploring different places and cultures, then Girl Scouts is the place for you. From a weekend getaway to an international excursion, we have travel opportunities to fit your experience!  


Let Us Know You're On The Go!

Leaders, as soon as you decide to start planning a trip, read Volunteer Essentials for general guidelines and the  Safety Activity Checkpoints to learn more about activities girls may want to participate in on their trip. 

You can also check out these amazing resources to help you plan your trip;   Girl Scout Guide to U.S. Travel and  Global Travel Toolkit for International trips.

Once your plans are set;  Let Us Know You’re On the GO!!! Complete the  Girl Scout Travel Approval Form and submit to at least two weeks prior to your trip. 

Don’t forget to plan in advance if you’re doing a high-risk or high-Adventure activity, and find out what you’ll need to make it an amazing and safe experience!!  For trips longer than 2 nights, additional insurance is required and needs to be purchased through the council. Please see the Additional Insurance Request Form for more information.

The  Girl Scout Travel Approval form should be submitted when any trips are planned with the exception of traveling to GSHS program events. 

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Girl Scout Destinations

Check out Girl Scout Destinations, the ultimate adventure program for girls ages 11 and older. With a ton of different trips to apply for every year—from surfing camp on the east coast and breathtaking hikes out west, to the crazy-cool wonder of new cultures abroad—there’s something amazing for everyone to experience.


Make friends from all over the country as you travel with Girl Scouts from different states, see and learn new things, and pack your bags full of inspiring, life-changing experiences and memories. Find your trip today!

Where can you go?  Places like China, Costa Rica, Switzerland, Patagonia, Peru, Scotland, Germany, Mexico, and more!

How far will your Girl Scout experience take you? That’s up to you!

Start your adventure with our step-by-step process!


Girl Scouts Go

Pack your bags! We’re going on an adventure. With Girl Scout Go you’ll get to visit locations around the world during these week-long trips that are designed for older Girl Scouts.  

These trips are organized by Girl Scouts Heart of the South and take place annually on regional, national, and international basis.

Girl Scout Go

New York, New York! Trip
July 7-12, 2019

View the flyer for this event!

Join GSHS as we travel to the Big Apple! We’ll explore the city and take in all the sights on this once-in-a-lifetime trip. Pack your bags and hail a cab - we’re heading to the city, Girl Scouts!


  • Central Park
  • GSUSA Headquarters
  • Time Square
  • Broadway Show & Tour
  • Grand Central Station
  • Washington Square Park
  • Museum of Natural History
  • National September 11 Memorial & Museum
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Brooklyn Bridge

More details to come!

Register today!


Let's Explore

Let’s take a road trip! Let’s Explore trips are short, regional trips designed for Girl Scout Juniors to venture out beyond their city. Visiting places like St. Louis, Atlanta and other regional destinations gives girls the experience of travel and seeing the world outside her city.

Let's Explore

June 3-9, 2019

*This event has been cancelled.  Stay tuned as we develop more opportunities to explore!

Join GSHS as we explore the 901! Girls will experience all that the city has to offer as they visit museums, local attractions, and enjoy Memphis cuisine. Featuring the new Imagine Center!


  • Pink Palace Museum
  • National Civil Rights Museum
  • The Memphis Zoo
  • Elvis Presley's Graceland
  • Sun Studio
  • Gibson Guitar Factory
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital