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Venture Camp October ’21

Meet at the Scout Hall for 10 am, we will pack gear into the van and then you need a lift to Ravensdale Sports Field (across from the Lumpers Pub)

 

Pick up from Ravensdale Sportsfield on Sunday at 10am

 

Cost per venture scout is €5 (payable on the day)

 

Bring a packed lunch and if you are using your own tent please check thoroughly that it is fit for use before attending.

 

GEAR LIST 

One night camp

  1. Sleeping Bag
  2. Bivvi Bag (ORANGE SURVIVAL BAG)
  3. Sleeping Mat and camping pillow
  4. Raincoat with Hood
  5. Waterproof Trousers
  6. Spare trousers
  7. Warm Hoodie / Jumper / Fleece
  8. 2 T-Shirts
  9. Underwear (extra Socks) and pyjamas or tracksuit for sleeping
  10. Thermals (base layer)
  11. Woolly Hat
  12. Scarf
  13. Gloves
  14. Hiking Boots
  15. Mess Kit (plate, bowl, cup, bottle, knife, fork, spoon, tea towel) all labelled, plastic or metal only
  16. Water Bottle
  17. Torch
  18. Personal first aid kit (small container with plasters, antiseptic, etc)
  19. Wash kit & small Towel or face cloth
  20. penknife*
  21. flint and steel*
  22. snacks *

*optional

Please pack all gear inside plastic bags and in ONE rucksack only!!

Any questions about the camp or if you are short any gear please contact us and we can help sort it out!

Scout and Venture Camp October ’21

https://www.dundalkscouts.com/event/scout-and-venture-camp-october-21

Our first Scout and Venture camp of the season will take place in Ravensdale sports field (across from the Lumpers Pub) Saturday 16th October @11am until Sunday 17th October @10am. Cost per scout is €5 (payable on the day) Scouts must bring a packed lunch and if they are using their own tent please check thoroughly that it is fit for use before attending.

GEAR LIST FOR SCOUTS

One night camp

  1. Sleeping Bag
  2. Bivvi Bag (ORANGE SURVIVAL BAG)
  3. Sleeping Mat and camping pillow
  4. Raincoat with Hood
  5. Waterproof Trousers
  6. Spare trousers
  7. Warm Hoodie / Jumper / Fleece
  8. 2 T-Shirts
  9. Underwear (extra Socks) and pyjamas or tracksuit for sleeping
  10. Thermals (base layer)
  11. Woolly Hat
  12. Scarf
  13. Gloves
  14. Hiking Boots
  15. Mess Kit (plate, bowl, cup, bottle, knife, fork, spoon, tea towel) all labelled, plastic or metal only
  16. Water Bottle
  17. Torch
  18. Personal first aid kit (small container with plasters, antiseptic, etc)
  19. Wash kit & small Towel or face cloth
  20. penknife*
  21. flint and steel*
  22. snacks *

Please pack all gear inside ONE rucksack only!!

*optional

Any questions about the camp or if you are short any gear please contact us and we can help sort it out!