Annual Summer Camp 2013

This year our annual summer camp will run from Saturday 10th – Saturday 17th August 2013. We will be camping on the Pembrokeshire Coast, West Wales.
During this week long camp we will be participating in many outdoor activities, such as cooking, hill walking, kayaking, beach trip, surfing, water park, coasteering & climbing. Our actual activities are yet to be confirmed.  The chosen site has a fantastic location, with views over the coastline, and it is within easy walking distance of the beach!
The total cost of this camp will be £160.00. This will be payable in 3 instalments.

  • £40.00 deposit to be paid by the end of January.
  • £60.00 to be paid by the end of March.
  • £60.00 to be paid by the end of May.

This price includes:

  • Travel to and from the campsite.
  • 7 nights camping.
  • All activities & instruction.
  • Use of campsite facilities (inc Toilets & Showers)
  • 3 meals per day.

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2013 Events

Young Leaders Weekend – 23rd – 24th Feb (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
Our 2013 Young Leaders weekend will be held at Corsham Scout HQ, and will give the Explorers the opportunity to meet with other Young Leaders, join the Young Leaders Scheme (if they haven’t already done so)and undertake some of their Young Leader training. This year we hope to give all Explorers the opportunity to gain a first aid qualification.
Mountain Bike Expedition – 8th – 10th March (This event is now fully booked)
 Two day expedition by mountain bike in the Brecon Beacons National Park with some of the best scenery in South Wales! Lightweight travel, overnight stay and camp by mountain bike.
Lost! – 13th – 14th April (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
 Lost! is our annual overnight wide game which we will be running in April again. Bit like giant manhunt of a number of ‘Lost’ teams of Explorers.
Canadian Canoe Expedition – 10th – 12th May (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
 Two day expedition by Canadian canoe on the Kennet & Avon canal. You will carry all of your food, kit and tents in your canoe, paddle to your campsite and finish your expedition in Devizes.
Longleat County Camp – 14th – 16th June (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
 Weekend camp at Longleat. Access to the safari park and attractions with the rest of the Groups in the County.
Splashdown Trip – 29th June (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
 To celebrate the end of exams, a day trip to Splashdown Water Park in Poole.
Sun Run – 5th – 7th July (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
Friday night fancy dress party, disco, DJ’s, Inflatables, Fair Ground rides and more, then the famous Saturday night Sun Run (a full marathon) or Moon Run. Based in Cheltenham.
Gilwell24 – 12th – 14th July (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
Gilwell 24 is a camp with 24 hours straight of activities running all through the night. Based at the home of UK Scouting in London, you will get Climbing, Zorbing, Crate Stack, Mountain Boarding, High Ropes and loads more.
Theme Park Camp – 6th – 8th Sept (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
We will camp for the weekend just outside of Thorpe Park in Surrey, Theme park all day Saturday and Ibiza beach party and UV disco in the evenings.
Rock Climbing Camp – 11th – 13th October (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
We will be traveling to the Peak District for the weekend and spending two days climbing some of the most famous rocks in the country.
Narrow Boat Trip – 25th – 28th October (Click Here to Sign Up Online)
A weekend on-board a 72’’ narrow boat on the Grand Union Canal at Watford. Learning to skipper the boat, negotiate locks and learn about the inland waterways network.