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Haunted Forest

The Haunted Forest is Great Lakes Council's annual halloween event that takes place at D-bar-A Scout Ranch.

Each year around Halloween, D-bar-A Scout Ranch is transformed into a festivity of fun and games, haunted hay rides, haunted pavilions , and a spirited costume contest. Oh yeah, an abundance of candy.

This is a family friendly event that includes:

  • Games
  • Bounce Houses
  • Campfire
  • a 1/4 Mile Wagon ride
  • a 1 mile walking haunted trail
  • Non-scare/Kiddie area available
  • Patch

For purchase:

  • Food (concession stand will be available)
  • Glow Sticks


Who Can Attend?
The Haunted Forest is now open to all age groups: Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers, Families and even open to the public.
When & Where:

Saturday, October 20, 2012
6:30 pm to 11:00 pm (Rain or shine)
D-bar-A Scout Ranch
880 E. Sutton Road, Metamora

Download: Haunted Forest Flyer

Cost & Registration


  • Advance: $13.00 per person online only*
  • Walk-In: $16.00


Register in advance online beginning on September 1 and ending on October 19.

To Register:

All advance registrations must be done online. You have the option of paying with a credit card or mailing in your payment to the Dauch Scout Center. Walk-In payments with registration confirmation (confirmation #) are accepted at either Council Office: Dauch Scout Center or Waterford Scout Center.

*All attendees age 4 and older must be registered for this event.

**There are no refunds for this event.