There’s no Camp out ,like a Scout’s camp out!
The amount of camp out nights spent by the members of the group since their foundation is in excess of 14,500 nights. This year’s annual expedition for members of the Neala and Talbot de Malahide troop took place under canvas for 8 nights in Villerstown Co.Waterford. A new area for Malahide scouts to camp at ,that didn’t disappoint .The scouts who not only spent their nights under canvas but enjoyed the full-on outdoor adventure .
Activities included all waterborne pursuits ,sailing , rowing , kayaking,swimming , pier jumping and on the land , hiking , pioneering ,camp-craft, cooking-out on open fires , backwoods , campfires ,conducting best practice in the out of doors environment, leave no trace and evening games. The camp was such a success the Fingal Independent reported extensively about the scouts activities recently ( see attached link - Neala camp Jul’15 (1) )
The adventure continues for the summer as the Wednesday night scout troop departs this Friday to their Annual Expedition on the shores of Lough Derg, Portumna in the County of Galway.