Cocodrie 50 Mile Hike


Dec 26, 2020 7:00 am to Dec 31, 2020 5:00 pm



State of Louisiana
304 Dr. Micheal DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70607
Location Phone: 3378314569


Join Scouts from around the Council this Fall/Winter for our inaugural Cocodrie 50 Mile Hike!

Open to all Webelos, Scout BSA, and Venturing hikers!

Are you ready for fun and adventure?!? Then we have that in spades! Hike over two states, climb the highest point in Louisiana, see scenic waterfalls, help in service projects in our beautiful state parks, camp under the stars, see important historical sites, and earn a ton of Scouting awards! 

Scouts that participate can earn: 


-              Hiking Merit Badge

-              Various requirements for the National Outdoor Achievement Award

-              Paul Bunyan Award

-              50 Miler Patch

-              Cocodrie Hike Patch

-              Baton Rouge Historical Hike Patch (Conditioning Hike)



-               Castaway: Requirements 1(b), 2(a), 2(c)

-               Webelos Walkabout: Requirements 2, 3, 4, 5,6

-               Into the Wild: Requirements 5,6, 9(a)

-               Cocodrie Hike Patch

-               Baton Rouge Historical Hike Patch (Conditioning Hike)



-              Outdoor Adventurer Adventure: Option A; Requirements 2, 3

-              Into the Wild: Requirements 5,6, 9(a)

-              Cocodrie Hike Patch

-              Baton Rouge Historical Hike Patch (Conditioning Hike)


PLANNING MEETING: If you are interested and just want to learn more, join us on November 5, 2020 at 6:30 PM at the Scout Hut in Westlake. (1202 John Stine Rd, Westlake, LA 70669)   If you absolutely can not make in person, we will simulcast meeting on Zoom!

MEETING ID: 4790351958



HIKE DATES: December 26-31, 2020

HIKE COST: Approximately $60 Dollars

*NOTE: Cost includes Gas Mileage, Park Entrance/Camping Fees, Cocodrie Hike Patch, along with Camp Dinners. This does not include cost/travel of conditioning hikes.  Scouts will need to provide their own quick breakfasts, mobile lunches, and trail snacks.



1. Nov 14 Epilepsy Awareness Walk (3.1 miles)

2. Nov 28 Davey Crocket National Forest (9.1 miles)

3. Dec 12 Historical Baton Rouge Hike (10 Miles)

File Name Description
50 Mile Hike Pack List Download
Health Forms A B C Download