County Mountain Walking Weekend


County Mountain Walking Weekend

Sorry - Now Fully Booked up

Hereford & Worcester

The weekend of 3rd and 4th  October 2015, Snowdonia, North Wales
A mountain walking weekend in Snowdonia open to Scouts and Explorer Scouts with their Leaders.

Who is the weekend for?
The event is open to all Scouts or Explorer Scouts but they must be accompanied by their own leader(s). The weekend is pitch at those who have at least some experience of hiking and / or hill walking.

Time and Dates
The weekend will run from the evening of Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th October.  Please note that both Saturday and Sunday full day’s walks are planned so return time on the Sunday will not be until mid-evening at the best given the length of journey home.

Food and Accommodation. 
The weekend is based out of the Old School Lodge Activity Base in Snowdonia which is owned by Wallasey & West Wirral Scouts.

Sleeping is in bunks with mattresses and pillows provided but you will need to bring your own sleeping bags.  You will need to provide your own towels and some indoor foot wear would be good to help keep the place clean.

All food for the weekend is provided for in the price from Saturday morning breakfast to packed lunch on the Sunday

Plates, bowel etc are provided at the hostel but participants will need their own sandwich box and drinks bottle for their packed lunches. See the full kit list below.

Two days of hill walking is planned in various groups to suit differing ability.

You must come with all the kit as per the attached list.

Cost and Transport
Cost for all attending is £45.00 to cover accommodation and food plus an addition amount for transport.