Photographs of Scout Summer Camp 2001
Scout camp this year was held at Burnbake, near Corfe Castle.
- Set up camp. Short bike ride in Brenscombe Forest.
Knife, axe and saw instruction.
Wide game in forest near camp in evening.
- Scouts Own - Scout laws. promises and mottos.
Bike ride to Studland via Agglestone (ish!)
meeting up for a swim at Knoll Beach.
Swim in sea.
Cycle back (direct route).
Backwoods cooking on wood fires.
Ropes course in forest by camp in evening.
- Canoe on River Piddle at Wareham and swim at lunchtime or
cycle onto Ridge, then either Corfe Castle or Scotland and back to camp.
Blindfold Trial and Silly Olympics competitions in evening.
- Low Ropes at Burnbake.
Archery at Brenscombe.
Cycle to Cleavel Point, near Goathorn Point and back
or collect wood for camp fire.
Camp Fire in evening.
- Horse Riding in Brenscombe Forest.
Durleston Head Country Park - Globe and Lighthouse.
Rock Climbing/abseiling at Cattle Troughs (Scrambler's Wall, Chockney, Inspiration).
Barbecue on beach at Studland Middle Beach (thanks to Nigel for reconnoitring the venue! ) in the evening.
Barbecue David's watch to stop it beeping continuously!
- Day hikes - various routes to Swanage.
Swim at Wareham Pool in evening.
- Cycle to Corfe Castle or canoe -
River Piddle to Poole Harbour then return to Wareham on River Frome.
Swanage for Fish & Chips in evening.
Tug of War.
Watery Wide Game.
- Pack - home - soak in bath - sleep in a proper bed (or bath).
Patrol Competition 1st= (35/50) Pterodactyls and Veloceraptors
Thanks to all of the Leaders for making this such a successful camp -
Sue, David, Stephen, Tom, Nigel, Geoffrey and Phil
and to Steve and Juli for organising the Horse Riding.
These photos are 50% of the original size to aid faster
viewing over slow (modem) connections. If you have a fast internet
connection or a lot of patience go to http://www.biodiversity.soton.ac.uk/~stephen/photos/ScoutCamp2001/
for the full size originals.
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