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RN Explorer Camp 25th-31st October 2014

posted 30 Jun 2014, 09:32 by Sam Scott   [ updated 30 Jun 2014, 09:34 ]
What.  A week of all sorts of activities and water activities courses for Explorers (and fun for adult leaders too!)

Where.  HMS EXCELLENT, Whale Island, Portsmouth with accommodation alongside in HMS BRISTOL.  We will collect you from the station or ferry terminal if you are arriving by public transport.

When.  Arrive by 1200 on the forenoon of Saturday 25 October.  Depart before lunch on Friday 31 October - yes Friday; please make sure parents do not wait until Saturday to collect their offspring!.

Cost.  The cost for the week is £90 for Explorers.  There is a small charge of £15 for leaders.  All food, accommodation and any course certificates are included; you don’t need to bring bedding.



Seamanship and sailing with spinnakers

RYA dinghy sailing level 2 or equivalent.

Power boat
level 2


Safety boat

RYA power level 2.  Min age 16.

Must have done L2 at RN Sea Scout or Explorer Camp

BCU 2*


Dinghy Instructor

By Invitation only

Minimum age 16

Competent crew/ Solent Cruise

We are likely to have to offer this as a boys only or girls only activity.

If you do want to go, and want me to book you onto a course please read the above and let me know.