The brief outline of the challenge is as
Travel, using public transport, from Sheffield to York
Complete a visit and research of an attraction in York
(attractions to be announced later)
Buy food for an evening
Travel, using public transport, from York to the Snowball
Plantation Scout Campsite.
Cook an evening meal and camp
Cook breakfast (ingredients for this will be
Present the finds of the visit and
Travel, using public transport, back to
Due to the nature of the challenge, this is
only open to Scouts who are aged 12 years and over on Saturday 20th October.
The Scouts will be travelling alone and visiting the attractions alone. However, leaders will be in the local area and our emergency contact details will be provided in the ‘information pack’that your child’s team will receive closer to the time. The expected cost of the challenge is £25, this is due to train fares and entry costs of the attractions. It also includes money for food and camp fees.
If your child is interested in taking part in the expedition challenge then please return the reply slip (From the Downloads page) along with your £25 payment to your child’s Scout Leader (by Monday17th September) Who will the put the Scouts into teams. Time will be allocated closer to the dates to allow your child to plan their expedition.