About Us

Scout Island Outdoor Education Center is conveniently located within Fresno City Limits on the San Joaquin River and provides eighty-five acres of invaluable habitat for native wildlife and for riverside vegetation. Scout Island offers teachers and students high-quality multi-grade level environmental education opportunities that expose participants to our many valuable resources of our preserved natural area. Year-round field trips are offered to explore the San Joaquin River Watershed, local geology, flora, fauna, and the cultural history in the riparian corridor of our river.

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