Summer Weekend

Please only bring old clothes, and remember that it still gets cold at night, and is likely to rain at some point knowing our luck!

Essential Clothing

  • Full uniform (Shirt, necker, activity trousers and scout belt)
  • 2 Shirts
  • 2 Jumpers
  • 2 Pairs of Trousers (not jeans, which are useless in wet weather)
  • 2 Pairs of Socks
  • 2 Changes of Underwear
  • Waterproofs (both tops and trousers)
  • Hiking Boots and/or waterproof strong trainers
  • Spare Trainers
  • Sun hat

Sleeping Kit

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping Mat
  • Pyjamas

Essential Kit

  • 2 Old Tea Towels
  • Mess bag – plate, bowl, cup, cutlery
  • Sun cream (with a high SPF rating!)
  • 500ml (or bigger) water bottle or equivalent
  • Wash Kit
  • Towel
  • Torch
  • Spare Torch Batteries
  • Poly Bag for wet Clothes etc.
  • Medicines – if necessary
  • Ruck-sack, big enough for lunch and taking waterproofs
  • Insect repellent


  • Pen Knife, you will be told if you are allowed to take one
  • Frisbee/similar games

Please leave at home

  • Phones
  • Electronic items
  • Anything easily breakable