Survivor (Scouts)

Our next Scout event is Survivor, the National Backwoods challenge. 

Important information

Start: Fri 1st April 8pm
Finish: Sun 3rd April 12 PM (TBC)
Location: Castleconnell Scout Campsite
Cost: €50pp

This event will be for teams of 4. There are three levels- Delta, Beta and Alpha. We will have 3 teams on the Delta Subcamp. Places have been filled based on previous expression of interest – if in doubt, message the Scouters

Required Personal Equipment:

  • Raingear (Jacket & Trousers)
  • Hat & Gloves
  • Boots
  • Warm fleece
  • 2 x Spare pairs of Socks
  • 2 x Spare Underwear
  • 1 x Spare Base Layer
  • (1 Change of Clothes in separate pack with Scouter and NOT presented at Check-in)
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Survival bag/ bivvy bag
  • Torch (with spare batteries)
  • Bowl, Cup and Cutlery (NO utensils that can be used as Pots, etc)
  • Knife/Penknife (suitable for survival tasks)
  • Water Bottles – filled and in your Back Pack (To carry 2lt of water)
  • Toiletries – NO Deodorant/ Sprays, etc
  • Rucksack – ALL personal and Team equipment must fit into, or be attached to the Rucksacks. Participants will NOT be allowed to proceed beyond the check-in with items being carried – this is a Safety measure. Allow room for some team gear


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