This event is open to all Explorers and provides an opportunity to develop Winter walking skills including navigation, what to carry, dressing appropriately and dealing with difficult conditions. Good walking, good food, good fun.
Please note transport is not included, please discuss with your leader who will if required advise you of any additional cost.
Indoor accommodation is provided at the Centenary Building, Ravengill Campsite, Commondale, North Yorkshire Moors on a first come first served basis. Camping is also available for later bookings.
Outdoor Leisure 26 North Yorks Moors Western Area. (OL26)
Participants must have a basic understanding of route planning, route cards, map reading, compass work and be fit enough to complete a challenging walk. A refresher course of these basic skills should be given by Explorer Leaders prior to the event.
Complete and return your signed PC form to explorer leaders together with £45.00 (non refundable) payable to Humberside County Scout Council before 25th October 2018. This event is limited to a maximum of 40 explorers so don't delay!!
If you require more gear, you will need a bigger bag, remember you carry it
Please collect permission forms and payment. Complete group booking form and email to Mike Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. On confirmation of places send payments to Mike Connor, 10 Park View, Finchale Avenue, Billingham, TS23 2EX. Though not essential you are more than welcome to attend with your explorers.
There will also be an opportunity for some leaders to join an adult training group to practice / update hillwalking skills. If interested in the adult training group please get in touch with Mike Connor.
Please ensure that your DC is informed that you are taking part in this event, you are responsible for ensuring a NANform has been completed and you have ‘In Touch’ (FS120075) in place.