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Adventure

Adventure and Activities are an integral part of Scouting, and what makes it so exciting for the young people involved. Hampshire Scouts can offer a range of exciting activities, whether they are on land, sea or in the air!

Hampshire has a large number of Sea Scout Groups as well as excellent opportunities for air activities and Air Scouting.

The County also has a number of activity teams; these include canoeing/kayaking, archery, rifle shooting, hillwalking/climbing, caving, bushcraft & survival and Scout activity badge training.

Latest News
Open Gold and Queen’s Scout Award expedition 2020
16th October 2019
Hampshire Open Gold is open to all members of the Scout Movement – Explorers, Network, Young Leaders and Leaders. Our Open Gold / QSA programme is designed for Explorers and Scout Network members aged 16-25 to complete the Expedition section of their Gold DofE... Read More
HSMT Hillwalking and Climbing 2020.
15th October 2019
Hillwalking or Climbing 2020Training, Assessment or Experience weekends 25th & 26th April / 23rd & 24th May / 17th/18th October. Venue: Bethesda, North Wales.Read More
Suisse Adventure 2020
29th September 2019
Suisse Adventure is happening again for Hampshire Explorers and Network in 2020.Read More
Explorer Belt Opportunity Hungary 2020
25th September 2019
There is an opportunity for those that are 16-24 as of 15th August 2020, to undertake an Explorer Belt in Hungary. The Explorer Belt Award is one of the 5 Top awards in Scouting, and is all about exploring and learning about another country... Read More
WSJ 2019
20th July 2019
Pax Hill, where Robert Baden-Powell the founder of The Scouts @UKScouting lived for 20 years, where Alastair Bruce encouraged Hampshire Scouts to get the best out of 24th World #ScoutJamboree in North America. “It’s achievement of families to raise the funds but WOW what... Read More
Basingstoke Canal Challenge 2019
11th July 2019
The 28th Basingstoke Canal Challenge will held be on Sunday 29th September 2019.The venue will be Colt Hill (Odiham Wharf), Odiham. RG29 1ALRead More
Hampshire Scouts Youth Team 2019 application
5th March 2019
Apply today hampshirescouting.org.uk/hampshire-youth-team-application County Youth Commissioner Team (CYCT): A member required to attend: Core Leader Team meeting, County Executive Meeting, Responsible for District Youth Commissioners and any deputies. Youth Forums (HSYC) Engage Young People in Youth Led Scouting Promote Youth Led Scouting to adults... Read More
HSX Antarctica at BBC Radio Solent
2nd February 2019
Joe Doherty, our intrepid South Pole explorer, was interviewed live on BBC Radio Solent on the Thursday breakfast show by Julian Clegg. The interview covered Joe’s successes and challenges during the expedition, the history of the HSX Antarctica expedition, and the music that kept... Read More
Water Activity Permits Courses 2019
25th January 2019
Water Activity Permits Saturday     6th April    9.00am    Pulling Saturday     6th April    1.00pm    Sailing Sunday        7th April    9.00am    Kayaking Sunday        7th April    1.00pm    Canoeing   Theory Friday... Read More
Joe Doherty – First Scout to Ski to the Scout Pole and Kite-Ski Back
24th January 2019
After 2044 km and 61 days, Joe Doherty reached the end of his Antarctic expedition, having skied from the Messner Start to the South Pole and kite-skied back to Hercules Inlet. This is an awesome achievement, and our congratulations go to Joe and to... Read More