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Guidance for Getting Scouts back into the great outdoors – campsites and activity centres

This document includes guidance and checklists to ensure that you are opening your campsites and activities centres safely for young members and volunteers.

This guidance document has been updated with information to help you consider which adventurous activities you should or shouldn’t run on your campsite.

Update 10 September 2020

Formatting updates only, to aid clarity.


Update 3 September 2020

This guidance has been updated to reflect the recent changes to the Amber readiness level, as well as additional guidance on how to run Adventurous Activities safely.

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