Seventeen-year-old Nicholas Lagerfelt, a Santa Monica High School student, completed his Eagle Scout Court of Honor at Palisades Lutheran Church Sunday, June 27th.

He completed his Eagle Board of Review in February.

His Eagle project was construction of a railed hiking trail in Franklin Park, Los Angeles.

Lagerfelt has just completed his junior year of high school, during which he studied abroad in Sweden.

He is the first member of his family to attain the rank of Eagle Scout.