Womble 2014 Information and Booking
Womble is a multi-activity camp over a weekend which is designed to give Explorers (and Network) if spaces further experience in canoeing/kayaking, caving, climbing, and mountain biking. Participants will be able to book 2 activities on for the Saturday and one for the Sunday.
Womble 2014 will occur over the weekend of 13/14 September 2014.
We will be camping at the Botany Bay campsite just above Tintern in the Forest of Dean. The outdoor activities will be at similar locations to last year i.e. kayaking/canoeing on the River Wye, caving in one of the natural caves and or mines in the Forest of Dean, climbing around Symonds Yat and Mountain Biking on the Forest of Dean trails.
Grid reference: SO525022
The cost of the camp inclusive of food, activities and accommodation will be:-
- Explorers and Network members taking up the activities £45.00
- Leaders facilitating explorers attending the camp £12.50 (cost of food and camp fees)
- Adventurous Activity Permit Holders leading activities £12.50 (cost of food and camp fees)
Explorers and network members will need to arrange their own transport to and from the site and to the various locations where the activities will take place.
Booking is on a first come basis so if you want your first choice of activity I suggest you book early.
Payment should be by cheque payable to Leicestershire Scout Council and should be received by Steve Pope before 7 September 2014.
Please send hard copy and cheques to Mr S Pope, 38 Upper Packington Road, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 1EF. Please mark the envelope Womble 2014 and write on the back of the cheque Womble 2014 & the group for which the payment is for.
The camp is being co-ordinated by Steve Pope.
Each group will need to submit a NAN form to their respective districts
Kit lists for the relevant activities will be issued later.
Please note that if a person does not have the correct equipment they will not be allowed to take part in the activity and no money will be refunded.