Scouts

Badge Programmes

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Badges

Scouts Expedition Challenge

Try a mountain or canoe expedition over one night and two days: plan a route, navigate during the expedition and cook your own meals. At the end of the expedition, Scouts will write a report to present back to their friends.

Where and when? Lochgoilhead - please contact the centre.

MINIMUM GROUP SIZE: 8

 

Scouts Forester Activity Badge

With the expertise of our instructors and forestry workers, Scouts will learn how to identify trees, find out about managing woodland and have a go at transplanting young trees. Scouts will also learn to use and care for forestry equipment safely.

How much? £20 per person.

Where?

Great Tower 

Meggernie

Please contact the centre direct to check availability.

 

Scouts Geocaching Activity Badge

Scouts will learn to use handheld GPS devices to find their own location and local landmarks, walk on a bearing, plan and assemble two geocaches, and complete a 4km route.

How much? £20 per person.

Where?  Great Tower

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scouts Master at Arms

Scouts will develop both their shooting skills, and knowledge of safety compliance. Participants can also complete the NSRA Youth Proficiency Scheme Award at the same time.

How much? £40 per person

Where? 

Buddens

Downe 

Gilwell Park (Rifle shooting only)

Great Tower

Woodhouse Park

Youlbury

Covers multiple sessions.  (Minimum of 6 young people required).

Please contact your chosen centre direct to check availability.