Explorers enjoy the Jersey sunset

A group of Explorers were tempted to Jersey by the promise of stunning scenery, near-Mediterranean weather and, importantly, a bundle of activities. What they got was way more than this!

Venue Review: Jersey Scout Centre Campsite

Venue Review of Jersey Scout Centre Campsite Overview Venue: Jersey Scout Centre Campsite Facebook: /jerseyscouts/ URL: https://www.facebook.com/jerseyscouts/ Cost: approx £25pp / pn  Location: Saint Ouens Bay, Jersey Explorer Camp A group of Explorers were tempted

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8th Alton Scout Group selected a reasonably local activity centre for its biannual Family Group Camp. This is 8th Alton Scout Group’s review of Runway’s End.

Venue Review: Runway’s End Outdoors Centre

Venue Review of Runway's End Outdoor Centre Overview Venue: Runway's End Outdoor Centre Facebook: /runwaysendoc/ URL: https://www.hants.gov.uk/ Cost: approx £25pp / pn (including food & activities) Location: Farnborough, Hampshire The Group Camp 8th Alton Scout

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Some Hampshire Explorers went on a French day trip to Mont St Michel. The objective to experience historic France and practice some learned language. 

Activity Review – French Day Trip

Day Trip to Mont St Michel Activity Overview Venue: North Coast of France Cost: approx £80pp Locations: Start and finish Portsmouth International Ferry Terminal (Grid Ref: 50.8116691,-1.0895208) with activity start: St Malo (48.6405002,-2.0268822) and activity destination: Mont

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This group’s first Hammock Camp was to be a small and very straight forward camp to test their ability and kit to see if it could become a regular addition to their activity plan.

Activity Review: Hanging Out on Hammock Camp

Perfect start to the day on Hammock Camp Since hearing that one Scout Group on the south coast ran a hammock camp, it has been on our agenda to try it with our Explorer Unit.

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