Christmas Camp 2018

We meet at 6.45pm Friday 7th December at Our Den, The Ranch, Lennon Melia Terrace and we will return at 12 Midday Sunday 9th December.

We will travel by bus to Orchard Cottage, Co Cavan. We will be sleeping indoor but spending the rest of our time outdoors so please pay attention to the gear list and ensure you have warm layers, hat, gloves, raingear and waterproof footwear (hiking boots or wellies).

Please pack all gear into one large rucksack, nothing hanging outside. You may take a small day rucksack also but must be able to carry all your gear yourself in one go!

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Raincoat with Hood
  • Waterproof Trousers
  • Spare trousers
  • Warm Hoodie / Jumper / Fleece
  • 2 T-Shirts
  • Underwear (extra Socks)
  • Thermals
  • Woolly Hat
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Hiking Boots
  • Full Scout Uniform
  • Mess Kit (plate, bowl, cup, bottle, knife, fork, spoon, tea towel) all labeled, plastic or metal only
  • Torch
  • Personal first aid kit (small container with plasters, antiseptic, etc)
  • Wash kit & Towel
  • Bivvi bag/survival bag
  • penknife*
  • flint and steel*
  • snacks for movie night*




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