Hike away! - walking with groups weekend

  • Want to support expeditions to help young people gain Top Awards?
  • Looking to take your Beavers on a ramble or nature walk for their My Adventure challenge?
  • Do your Cubs need to go on a hike to complete their Our Adventure challenge?
  • Want to help your Scouts earn their Hillwalker badge or Expedition Challenge?
  • Need to support your Explorers to do their Chief Scout’s Awards or DofE?
  • Network members wanting to climb mountains in the Alps?
  • Or just want to support your section to get their first Hikes Away staged badge?

Gwent Scouts' Land Activities Scout Active Support Unit have just the event to support you!

Enjoy a social environment with other adults, whilst learning the basics and new skills for leading walks with groups, or get more advanced and do training towards a hillwalking permit. If you’re ready, we’ve got someone on hand to assess you for a hillwalking permit.

Download the event flyer (PDF) for more information

Saturday

Saturday option selection
Time Introductory sessions Training Assessment General
08:30
      Floor for the night before
09:00
       
09:30
Navigation/expedition skills sessions Terrain 1 hillwalking training T1 permit assessment  
16:30
   
17:30
       
18:00
      Floor for the night
19:00
       

Sunday

Sunday option selection
Time Introductory sessions Training Assessment
09:30
Route planning for group hikes Terrain 1 hillwalking training Further permit assessment/gap evaluation/winter skills*
11:00
Walking with a group
16:30
     

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