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Explorer Scouts

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#HampshireExplorers    explorers AT scouts-hants.org.uk

Explorer Scouts are young people, usually aged between 14 and 18 years old. They make up the fourth section of the Scouting family after Beavers, Cubs and Scouts.

We offer young people in the Explorer section a range of activities, events and experiences built around six Programme Zones. 

The Explorer Scout’s programme offers a balanced range of activities covering the outdoors; skills; physical recreation; community service; environment; international; values and relationships.

There are many types of Explorer Scout Units, some may be linked to your local Scout Group, others may be based around different activities.

Latest News
Leaders Rally
19th January 2017
Sunday 12th March 2017 Drop in anytime from 10am or book your place with workshops via the link. Book your place & workshops: www.tiny.cc/leadersrally2017 Pavilion On The Park 1 Kingfisher Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9LH This event is open to all adult volunteers from all sections and they... Read More
Hampshire Scout Youth Council Spring Conference
17th January 2017
10th – 12th March at Ferny Crofts Activity Centre, Beaulieu Rd, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7YQ All Districts are invited to send two elected young people aged 11-25 to the conference, which is free to attend.   Further Information Letter of Information     Permission to camp form... Read More
Clay Shooting opportunity – 4th March 2017
16th January 2017
Hampshire Scout Rifle Club And Wallers Ash Gun Club Scout 25 Bird Clay Shoot on Saturday 4th March 2017 The Clay Shoot will run from10:00hrs until everyone has shot or 16:00 hrs at the latest. Check in from 09;30 in the Club House. All... Read More
Water Activity Permit Assessment Days 2017
10th January 2017
2017 has opportunities for members to gain adventurous activity permits in a range of water activities (maximum B2 water classification). These include opportunities for young people to gain personal & leadership activity permits.    Theory Sessions We will be holding a theory sessions on the below date,... Read More
Pro-Act Hillwalking – Lake District – Easter 2017
3rd January 2017
Enjoy Hillwalking? Then spend a week doing it! 15th April to  22nd April 2017Read More
H0018 Hampshire’s Big Jamboree – poster
27th December 2016
See the headline activities at H0018 with the poster now available. h0018-poster  Read More
County Kudu 2016 (Explorers & Network)
27th November 2016
Please note the new rescheduled date. Existing teams will get priority, but new teams can register to take part using the link below. The County Kudu is a overnight hike aimed at Explorer Scouts (aged 14-18) and Scout Network (aged 18-25). Teams of between 4... Read More
Hampshire Scout Rifle Club Annual Meeting 21st Nov
11th November 2016
You are cordially invited to join the Hampshire Scout Rifle Club at our Annual General Meeting. The meeting will be held on Monday 21st November 2016 at the Hiltingbury Scout HQ, Chandlers Ford, starting at 19:30.   Besides an overview of HSRC activities through... Read More
Young Leader Training Opportunities
9th November 2016
Young Leaders are Explorer Scouts aged 14 – 18 who help with Beaver, Cubs and Scout Sections.Read More
Winter Camp for Scouts and Explorers 2017
18th July 2016
A fantastic weekend of high octane activities for Scouts and Explorers 13-15 October 2017,  Lyons Copse A fantastic opportunity for Scouts and Explorer to  take part in a high octane weekend of activities. Activities include  an ice skating rink, laser mission, surf board simulator, adventure... Read More