Scout on their raft

Rafting on the Canal

Scout activity May 2021 By Dara Doherty, Patrol Leader We started off with a short safety briefing where we discussed the dangers of rafting in the canal, including infections we may get if we have open wounds  We had spars, sisal and 4 barrels of air so we planned how we would make the raft. …

Hiking overnight at Aurora

March 2020 at Aurora Our camp in the Wicklow Mountains By Daragh Coakley, Patrol Leader We arrived at the Aurora campsite, Co. Wicklow at 8pm on Friday the 6th of March. We spent that evening setting up our tents in the best spot we could find. We had opening ceremony before preparing dinner. That evening …