Miller's Dale Abseil

Miller's Dale Abseil

Miller's Dale Abseil

Here are the details for the Miller's Dale Abseil on Saturday April 16th 2016:


Meeting Time:   10 am

Meeting Place:  Miller's Dale Station Car Park (SK17 8SN)

Cost:      £7.50 - cheques made payable to Peak District Explorer Scouts

Pick Up Time:    12:15pm 

Pick Up place:    Same as above.


Please wear your normal outdoor gear - which includes waterproof jacket and trousers in case of rain.





Snowdon Challenge July 2016

Snowdon Challenge 2016 

July 22nd 2016 - July 24th 2016

Having successfully conquered Scafell Pike (2015) and completed the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge (2014) our summer challenge this year is to climb Snowdon.

We are heading into the heart of of Snowdonia to stay at  Yr-Hafod Scout Activity Centre for two nights. On Saturday 23rd July we will be climbing Snowdon, the  highest mountain in Wales.

Bouldering at the Works

Indoor Bouldering Session at the Climbing Works Sheffield
On Tuesday 16th February 2016 we are going to the Climbing Works indoor bouldering centre in Sheffield.
Explorers will have to make their own transport arrangements - see below for a map of the venue.
The session starts at 7pm and finishes at 8:30pm.
The cost of the session is £6.50.
Please bring cash to pay on the door

Climbing at the Foundry 15th March 2016

Climbing at the Foundry

Indoor Climbing Session at the Foundry Climbing Centre, Sheffield

On Tuesday 15th March 2016 we are going to the Foundry Climbing Centre in Sheffield.  This will be in place of our normal meeting. Explorers will need to make their own transport arrangements and I have provided directions for your information.

All parents are required to read this disclaimer: Disclaimer

Silver DofE Expeditions - Lake District October Half-term

Information on our Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award Expeditions

The explorers will be travelling by train from Stockport Station on Saturday 24th October 2015. This journey is unaccompanied and the explorers are expected to be on their very best behaviour.  Explorers are required to meet near the ticket office at 09:45 am well in time for the train which leaves at 10:26 am.

Kandersteg Snow Week 2016

Kandersteg Snow Camp February 2016

Applications are invited to attend the Snow Camp in Kandersteg, Switzerland, in February next year.

The trip is over February half term in 2016 and will be leaving in the evening of the 12th February and will be returning on the 20th. The aim is to take 20 explorers from Derbyshire and 20 explorers from Lincolnshire, so this trip will be a great opportunity to meet lots of new friends within scouting. Our District has been allocated one place on the trip.

Activities may include skiing or snowboarding, igloo building, hiking, curling, ice skating and a Swiss fondue evening.