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District Cheshire Hike Practice 3

24th February 2018 - 25th February 2018

This is the first of three, ‘two day hikes’ open to all Scouts & Explorers in the District participating in the Cheshire Hike.
It’s a great opportunity to practice for Cheshire Hike and Participation can contribute to a number of badges. For younger participants Tents and Sleeping bags will be transported to the finish so participants can get used to walking a fair distance and practice navigating.
What to wear/bring
Clothing

Waterproof Jacket
Waterproof Trousers
Synthetic/Wool Baselayer
Polyester Fleece (& spare)
Synthetic Trousers
Synthetic Liner Sock
Hiking Socks
Hiking Boots
Gaiters (optional)
Warm Hat
Gloves
Buff

In a Rucksack with waist support:

Packed Lunch
Water
Compass
Map Case
Permanent Marker
Headtorch
Tent
Sleeping bag
Insulating Mat
Hike Stove & Gas
Matches
Boil in the bag meal
Mug and Hot Drink
Spork/Cutletry

Details

Start:
24th February 2018
End:
25th February 2018
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Website:
https://bookings.mwscouts.org/event/hike-practice-3/

Venue

Cheshire

Organiser

Richard Hamilton
Email:
richard.hamilton@merseyweaverscouts.org.uk