Group Tours and Youth Programs

Group Tours and Youth Programs

Cub Scout Programs

 

Digging In the Past Adventure (Wolf Elective)

ALL NEW PROGRAM!!!  This 5 1/4 hour program allows Wolves to complete their Digging In the Past Elective Adventure. A pre-tour program 'An Introduction to Speleology' and a guided interpretive tour of the caves is included in this program. 


Featured Workshops of the Digging In The Past Adventure Include:

  • Fossil Fun
  • Dino Hunters

To receive more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area

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Finding Your Way Adventure Program (Wolf Elective)

ALL NEW PROGRAM!!!  This 5 1/4 hour program allows Wolves to complete their Finding Your Way Elective Adventure. A pre-tour program 'An Introduction to Speleology' and a guided interpretive tour of the caves is included in this program. 


Featured workshops include:

  • Maps
  • Compasses

To receive more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area

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Junior Cave Explorer Patch Program

Lincoln Caverns presents an all new educational and fun-filled adventure just for Cub Scouts & Youth Groups through age 12. The 5 1/2 hour program features two hands-on cave workshops conducted by experienced staff specially trained to work with young children plus 'An Introduction to Speleology' pre-tour program and a special interpretive tour of the caverns!

Featured Workshops Include:

  • Junior Cave Explorer Workshop, featuring Lincoln Caverns' caver's sqeezebox!
  • Cave Life Workshop
  • World of Bats (with Combo only)


To recieve more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area


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Geocaching Program

Scouts will find the thrill of adventure and learning through technology. Boys will learn how to use GPS units in the fun sports of geocaching and earthcaching. This six hour program includes fun 'treasure' hunting activities for participants. 

Featured Workshops Include:

  • GPS Unit Basics
  • Have Cache, Will Travel!
  • Cache It!

To recieve more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area

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Going Batty Patch Program

This program allows boys to learn all about bats during a fun day of discovery. Each pack builds a bat house to put up in their community.  Bears participating in the Going Batty Patch program will complete requirements 1, 2, and 3 of Baloo The Builder.  Webelos participating in Going Batty will complete requirements 1, 2, 3, and 4 of Build It.  A pre-tour program 'An Introduction to Speleology' and a guided interpretive tour of the caves is included in this program. 


Featured workshops include:

  • Batty About Bats Workshop
  • Bats Are Good Guys Workshop
  • Bat Houses Workshop

To receive more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area

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  *Cub Scout Combo Two Day Program

For Cub Packs with a zeal for learning, our various program options can be combined to offer an overnight program fun for all ages.  This program will include five 45 minute workshops (6 for Earth Rocks). Introduction to Speleology pre-tour program and Cavern Tour, plus time for lunch and gift shop breaks.

Featured Combos:

  • COMBO 1: Digging in the Past Adventure w/ Finding Your Way Adventure
  • COMBO 2: Digging in the Past Adventure w/ Jr. Cave Explorer Patch (plus World of Bats Workshop)
  • COMBO 3: Digging in the Past Adventure w/ Geocaching Patch
  • COMBO 4: Digging in the Past Adventure w/ Going Batty Patch
  • COMBO 5: Finding Your Way Adventure w/ Jr. Cave Explorer Patch (plus World of Bats Workshop)
  • COMBO 6: Finding Your Way Adventure w/ Geocaching Program
  • COMBO 7: Finding Your Way Adventure w/ Going Batty Pach
  • COMBO 8: Earth Rocks Adventure w/ Jr. Cave Explorer Patch (plus World of Bats Workshop)
  • COMBO 9: Earth Rocks Adventure w/ Geocaching Program
  • COMBO 10: Earth Rocks Adventure w/ Going Batty Patch
  • COMBO 11: Jr. Cave Explorer Patch w/ Geocaching Patch
  • COMBO 12: Jr. Cave Explorer Patch (plus Caves & Karst Workshop) w/ Going Batty Patch
  • COMBO 13: Geocaching Program w/ Going Batty Patch  

Bring your sleeping bags and spend the night in heated/air-conditioned comfort upstairs in our learning center. There is room to sleep up to 60 people. Restroom facilities are located in our Visitors' Center wing and refrigeration is available. Coffee maker and TV with VCR on site. Indoor lodging available for one night only: during your program.

OR

March thru November: Enjoy primitive camping in our new group campground atop Warrior Ridge. Private, level sites in wooded areas adjoining a large field for group activities. At each group site porta-johns, fire rings, picnic tables, water for putting out fires, and trash barrels are provided. Drinking water must be carried from the Visitors Center. Firewood and ice is available for a small fee. Easy access from Route 22 via a gravel road. Stay as long as you like: primitive camping nights unlimited.

A two-day option with lodging elsewhere is also available.

To receive more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area

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Cub Scout Adventure Event Dates

Newly scheduled at Lincoln Caverns are event dates for Wolves to earn their Digging In the Past and Finding Your Way Elective Adventures. Come join other small dens from across Pennsylvania for a fun filled day of learning. Participation is limited to Cub Scouts and their leaders and registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Call today for a registration form!

Event Dates:

  • Saturday, October 1, 2016 - Finding Your Way Adventure
  • Saturday, November 12, 2016 - Digging In the Past Adventure
  • Saturday, March 18, 2017 - Digging In the Past Adventure
  • Friday, April 7, and Saturday, April 8, 2017 -  Wolf Adventure Combo - Digging In the Past & Finding Your Way

To receive more information (i.e. pricing, dates, sessions) about each program sign-up for our Scout Leader Area or register online for the program of your choice through our Events Calendar.

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Events at Lincoln Caverns

July 24, 2017

Fun-Day Mondays

Half price panning for gems

July 25, 2017

T-Rex Tuesday

Create a memorable adventure through time!

July 26, 2017

NEW BLACKLIGHT ADVENTURES!

See the cave in an all new light!

July 26, 2017

Grandparent's Day

Treat your grandchildren to an amazing underground adventure.

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