Home Town of Ramapo
Challenger Learning Center
225 Route 59
Airmont, NY 10901
845-357-3416
Fax: 845-369-3523
director@lhvcc.com
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Scout Missions


If you would like to reserve a Scout Mission or have a scout-related question, call us at 845-357-3416 or e-mail us at: scout@lhvcc.com

Let Your Scouts Experience The Thrill
Of Being An Astronaut!

Our Center offers a truly unique simulated space flight adventure, and a variety of activities to fulfill badge requirements
for your scouts.

We have programs for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts,
Cub Scouts, and Brownies!

Call Today and Reserve
An Out-Of-This-World Experience
For Your Scout Troop.

  • Choose any of our three scenarios (Moon, Mars, or Comet) for your program's mission.
  • Choose from a variety of badge requirement activities for your program.
  • Choose a planetarium presentation for an additional fee.
  • Maximum number of scout participants is 32.
To reserve one of our scout programs, a non-refundable deposit of $50.00 made payable to the ďTown of RamapoĒ is required to secure the date of the mission. Balance is due by cash, check or credit card on the day of the mission.
Brownie Program
Time: 1-hour mission in our NASA-designed spacecraft simulator, and one hour of badge requirement activities. (Choose to earn a Brownie Space Explorer Badge or work toward earning the Brownie Itís Your Planet (Wonders of Water) Journey Badge.)
Cost: $350 (24 or fewer Brownies)
$450 (over 24 Brownies)
Girl Scout Junior & Cadette Programs

Program 1
Time: 2.5-hour mission in our NASA-designed mission control and spacecraft simulators.
No badge requirement activities.
Cost: $350


Program 2
Time: 2.5-hour mission in our NASA-designed mission control and spacecraft simulators, and 2 hours of badge requirement activities. (Choose to earn a Junior Girl Scout Space Explorer Badge or a Cadette Girl Scout Space Explorer Badge or work toward earning a Junior Girl Scout Itís Your Planet (Get Moving) Journey Badge or a Cadette Itís Your Planet (Breathe) Journey Badge.
Cost: $500


Program 3 - Overnight
Time: 5:00pm - 10:00am the following morning. Includes a 2.5-hour mission in our NASA-designed mission control and spacecraft simulators; space movies and games; and 2 hours of badge requirement activities. (Choose to earn a Junior Girl Scout Space Explorer Badge or a Cadette Girl Scout Space Explorer Badge or work toward earning a Junior Girl Scout Itís Your Planet (Get Moving) Journey Badge or a Cadette Itís Your Planet (Breathe) Journey Badge.)
Cost: $995
For the overnight, Scout troops are responsible for their own dinner and breakfast.
For Dinner - Dine at Applebees next door before your program begins or pizza can be delivered by Bella Vita (845-368-9777) to our Center. For Breakfast - Order food from Bagel Train (845-533-4659), Bagel Boys (845-368-3456), Starbucks (845-369-6959), or Airmont Eats (845-368-1973)
Cub Scout Programs

Program 1
Time: 1-hour mission in our NASA-designed spacecraft simulator, and 1 hour of badge requirement activities (Choose either the Astronomy Belt Loop or the Science Belt Loop).
Cost: $350 (24 or fewer Cub Scouts)
$450 (over 24 Cub Scouts)


Program 2
Time: 1-hour mission in our NASA-designed spacecraft simulator, and 2 hours of badge requirement activities (Choose either the Astronomy Belt Loop and Astronomy Pin or the Science Belt Loop and Science Pin), (Weblos can substitute Scientist Badge).
Cost: $500 (24 or fewer Cub Scouts)
$600 (over 24 Cub Scouts)


Program 3 - Overnight
Time: 5:00pm - 10:00am the following morning.
1-hour mission in our NASA-designed spacecraft simulator, space movies and games, and 2 hours of badge requirement activities (Choose either the Astronomy Belt Loop and Astronomy Pin or the Science Belt Loop and Science Pin), (Weblos can substitute Scientist Badge).
Cost: $995
For the overnight, Scout packs are responsible for their own dinner and breakfast.
For Dinner - Dine at Applebees next door before your program begins or pizza can be delivered by Bella Vita (845-368-9777) to our Center. For Breakfast - Order food from Bagel Boys (845-368-3456), Starbucks (845-369-6959), or Airmont Eats (845-368-1973)
Boy Scout Programs

Program 1
Time: 2.5-hour mission in our NASA-designed mission control and spacecraft simulators.
No badge requirement activities.
Cost: $350


Program 2
Time: 2.5-hour mission in our NASA-designed mission control and spacecraft simulator, and 2 hours of
badge requirement activities. (Choose to work toward the Space Exploration Merit Badge or the Astronomy Merit Badge).
Cost: $500


Program 3 - Overnight
Time: 5:00pm - 10:00am the following morning. Includes a 2.5-hour mission in our NASA-designed mission control and spacecraft simulators; space movies and games; and 2 hours of badge requirement activities. (Choose to work toward the Space Exploration Merit Badge or the Astronomy Merit Badge).
Cost: $995
For the overnight, Scout Troops are responsible for their own dinner and breakfast.
For Dinner - Dine at Applebees next door before your program begins or pizza can be delivered by Bella Vita (845-368-9777) to our Center. Upon prior arrangement, the Challenger Center can order pizza for delivery to the Center, and troops/packs can pay for the pizza upon delivery. For Breakfast - Order food from Bagel Boys (845-368-3456), Starbucks (845-369-6959), or Airmont Eats (845-368-1973)
Experience Our Planetarium! Let your scouts discover the wonders of the Universe! Travel to the planets and moons of our Solar System, and learn the ancient myths about the constellations in the sky in our portable planetarium. For an additional fee, consider adding one of our planetarium shows to your program.
Photo Release Form
On occasion, we feature groups in our promotional material. If you would like your group featured in our newletter, press release, website, etc., please download this form, complete it, and return it to our center. This form is in a PDF format and will require a free download of Adobe Acrobat Reader


The mission...to learn, to explore, to inspire...continues.
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