Explorer Expedition to Ben Nevis

Between: 12th July 2024 - 14th July 2024 Location: Ben Nevis Sections: Explorer Scouts Event Organiser: Duncan Applebe

Join Us for a Memorable Weekend on Ben Nevis!

The Cheshire Scouts Hill walking team are running a hill walking event open to any Explorer scout from a Cheshire ESU to participate in a weekend trip to Ben Nevis on the weekend of 12 July 2024. We cannot guarantee that we will walk up Ben Nevis – that is in the hands of the weather but will do our best to give you a memorable weekend.

Event Details:
Date: 12th-14th July 2024
Meeting Point: Northwich Memorial Court on Friday, 12th July 2024, at 16:00
Destination: Ben Nevis, Scotland
Accommodation: Youth Hostel near Ben Nevis (Exclusive booking for our team)
Return: Sunday, 14th July 2024

Pre-event Meeting:
Date: Sunday, 19th May 2023
Time: 18:00 – 19:00
Location: 1st Hartford Scout Hut

Important Information:
Capacity: Limited to 30 scouts
Cost: £180 per participant (Includes transport, accommodation, and specified meals)

How to Register:

Registration will open on Monday 15th April at 7am.

This expression of interest registration form must be completed by the parent/guardian of the Explorer Scout and sent to Duncan Appelbe at [email protected]

Expression of Interest Registration Form – Ben Nevis 2024

Successful Candidates, once selected, will be able to put down their first instalment of payments.


For any queries or questions, feel free to reach out to Duncan Appelbe at [email protected]

Ben Nevis

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