Saturday - meet at Chapeltown ASDA car park at 9.15 am in uniform, wearing your necker.
Your overnight kit (packed in a ruck-sack) will be collected from you and taken by car to Pindale Farm Outdoor Centre in Castleton.
You will need to carry your 'day stuff kit' in your day sack with you on the Expedition.
You will be catching the 9.30 am train from Chapeltown to Sheffield and then continue on to Hope Station by train.
Train tickets will be given to you at Chapeltown.
Please give your Health Form to Carol/Darrel.
Please remember that on your return journey on Sunday you will have to carry ALL your kit home, (including the rucksack you sent by car to Pindale Farm on Saturday)
Kit list can be found here
You should arrive back into Sheffield Station at 1 pm on Sunday.
Parent's please collect your scout from Sheffield Station.
There is a free 30 minute parking in the station car park.
Scouts will be travelling alone, however, leaders will be in the local area, at Stations and in Castleton.
Emergency contact details are detailed at the bottom of this information.
Scouts have been informed they must not ring their parents, only Ed or Matt who have organised this event.
Scouts please remember to bring your mobile phones, fully charged.
Please dress appropriately for the weather:
- good hiking boots/socks
- waterproof coat
- waterproof trousers
- wear your high-viz jackets when walking along the roadside
- remember to bring any medication
- first aid kit
- remember you health form
Remember to take your 'route card' map and compass, roamer, and you need to be at Peveril Castle by 2.30 pm.
You will have one and a half hours when you get to Pindale Farm to prepare your presentation, before you start cooking your evening meal.
You can do reseach about your 'goal' before the Expedition and can prepare your power point presentation beforehand, ready to add your findings when you get to Pindale Farm. You will need a data cable for your cameras if your are planning taking any photos along the Expedition.
On Sunday you will prepare breakfast, and present your presentation to the rest of the teams, before travelling back to Sheffield by train from Hope Station.
Edwin Buttimer - Leader in Charge -07980307676
Matt Hardman - ADC Scouts - 07775836266
If for any reason you are unable to contact either of the numbers you may ring:
Carol 07528206664 or Darrel 07913445006.