Explorers Go Ape!

Date: 2nd Jul 2024 Author: Nigel Harris


On a slightly gloomy July evening, the explorer scouts took to the trees, with a visit to the Go Ape high ropes at Chessington. By this stage in their scouting journey, having been on numerous camps and outings, most of them seemed entirely at home with climbing harnesses and heights, but the high ropes courses still had some new challenges for them.

 

 

 

 

 

The final zip wire descent was very popular – most of them went round for at least one or two extra goes!

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls