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We are re-opening Mah-Kah-Wee and Riverpoint to family groups of no more than 10 people per slotted time.

Each reservation includes:

  • Designated Picnic Area at the Day Site or designated area with 2 picnic tables.
  • Scavenger Hunt Kit - with Property Patch for each participant.
  • Nature hike map.
  • Educational session with Ranger Rose (MKW only)
  • Portable grill avaliable or can bring your own
  • Water cooler at each picnic area
  • Free time

Optional add on activities are availble for an additional fee.

Mah-Kah-Wee


This 250-acre site is located in Chuluota, just east of Orlando in Seminole county. Purchased in 1970, Mah-Kah-Wee, which means “Earth Maiden,” received its name as a result of a troop contest and was dedicated on March 7, 1971.

Mah-Kah- Wee Availability & Reservation Information

Reservations will be available for Mah-Kah-Wee on the following dates


Oct 17, 18, 24 and 25
Nov 14 and 15
Dec 12 and 13


Sessions on Saturday will be from 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm
Sessions on Sunday will be from 1pm-4pm


There will be 4 groups of 10 allowed per time slot the cost is $3 per person that is in K-12 and Adults, any child who is not school aged will not be charged but will count towards the max number of 10 people.


Archery (1hr session) will be available as an add on activity for participants that are in 2 grade and up. The cost is $5 per person and session times will be as follows:


On Saturday- 9:30am-10:30am, 11am-12pm, 1:30pm-2:30pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm
On Sunday- 1:30pm-2:30pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm

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Riverpoint Program Center


Located on Merritt Island in Brevard County, this 24 acre site includes the Alford Lodge, built before 1880, that was renovated by Citrus Council in 1976. The lodge faces the Banana River while the west side of the property faces Sykes Creek.

With beautiful views of the Banana River and Sykes Creek on both sides of our Riverpoint property, it makes outdoor activities look like luxury.

The Alford Lodge is located on Merritt Island in Brevard County and offers Girl Scouts and our community partners a serene outdoor experience.

Riverpoint Availability & Reservation Information

Reservations will be available for Riverpoint on the following dates

Oct 24 and 25
Nov 14 and 15
Dec 12 and 13

Sessions on Saturday will be from 1pm-4pm
Sessions on Sunday will be from 1pm-4pm

There will be 2 groups of 10 allowed per time slot the cost is $3 per person that is in K-12 and Adults, any child who is not school aged will not be charged but will count towards the max number of 10 people.

Archery (1hr session) will be available as an add on activity for participants that are in 2 grade and up. The cost is $5 per person and session times will be as follows:

On Saturday- 1:30pm-2:30pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm
On Sunday- 1:30pm-2:30pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm

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Other Citrus Properties


Girl Scouts is a movement built around opportunities, and many of those opportunities happen around one of our seven properties.

We are fortunate to maintain four Scout Houses and three Program Centers that facilitate the Girl Scout experience for girls in all of our six counties and also serve as collaborative spaces for partners in the community.

The properties below are not currently available for reservations at this time. You can view our other properties and their amenities

Celia Lane Little House

The Celia Lane Little House has been a second “home” to many girls since 1940. It is located near downtown Orlando, just 10 minutes from the Council Service Center near Dickson Azalea Park.
 

Accommodations

 

There is a large air conditioned common area that has a fireplace, tables and chairs. Air mattresses/mats can be brought in or girls can sleep in sleeping bags on the floor. There is a supply of wood available for the fireplace; you will need to provide your own approved fire-starters. Cooking is not permitted in the fireplace.

There is a full kitchen with limited cooking supplies. There is also an induction oven that only specific induction pots can be used on it (there is a set on location) Mops, brooms and garbage bags are provided. Troops must bring their own cleaning supplies for kitchen, bathroom and floors. There are two bathrooms: one with two toilets, two sinks and one shower and one with wheelchair accessible toilet, sink and shower. There are also grills and a fire circle in the backyard. Troops must bring ice.

Eustis Scout House

Eustis Scout House is located in Lake County and is a great facility for meetings and small events.
 

Accommodations


The quaint one room house is air conditioned and has tables and chairs. The kitchen has a stove, microwave, refrigerator, sink, limited counter space and cooking equipment. There is one bathroom and one shower available. Mops, brooms, toilet paper and garbage bags are provided. Troops must bring cleaning supplies for kitchen, bathroom and floors.

The Eustis Scout House sits adjacent to Sunset Park in Eustis. The park has covered picnic tables, playground, basketball court and plenty of green space for activities

Melbourne Scout House


In 1940, the Melbourne Rotary Club made an incredible contribution to the Girl Scout experience of Citrus Council with the donation of the Melbourne Scout House.

More than 60 years later, major renovations have added to the security and comfort of this Brevard property.​

Accommodations



There is an air conditioned common area with tables and chairs and a large screened porch with picnic tables with a portable grill for troop use. Air mattresses/mats can be brought in or girls can sleep in sleeping bags on the floor. Tent camping is not permitted. The kitchen has a stove, refrigerator, sink, cabinets with limited counter space and cooking equipment. There are two bathrooms, each with a toilet and a sink.

There are NO showers available. Mops, brooms, toilet paper and garbage bags are provided. Troops must bring cleaning supplies for the kitchen, bathrooms and floors.

Grills are not available in the park. Troops may fish from the park's pier with an adult present that has the required Basic Water Safety training or equivalent. Cane poles are provided but troops need to bring their own tackle and must provide their own bait.

Pine Castle Scout House

Located in Orange County, this Scout House was donated to Girl Scouts of Citrus by the Lillian D. Wells estate in 2009. Its large backyard and beautiful old oak tree make it perfect for outdoor events.

Accommodations



There is an air conditioned common area with tables, chairs and picnic tables. The kitchen has a stove, refrigerator, sink, limited counter space and cooking equipment. Air mattresses/mats can be brought in or girls can sleep in sleeping bags on the floor.

Tent camping is permitted. There are two bathrooms, each with a toilet and sink. There is only one shower available. Mops, brooms, toilet paper and garbage bags are provided.

Troops must bring cleaning supplies for kitchen, bathrooms and floors. There is a big backyard with a grill, picnic tables and a fire circle.



Thank you for your understanding and if you have any questions please feel free to contact Aimee Beauchamp at abeauchamp@citrus-gs.org.