Climbing/Abseiling/High Ropes

Climbing, Abseiling and High Ropes activities offer accessible adventure to all ages, indoors and outdoors, all year round.   

Activities must be carried out by a suitably authorised and experienced permit holder, please contact the County Adviser for details of training, authorisation and assessment process, database of authorised leaders across the County and County Kit Hire. 

NB Scout authorisation does not cover members of the Guide Association. 

Useful Factsheets: 

Definitions and permit details: https://members.scouts.org.uk/fs120452  

Crate Stacking: https://members.scouts.org.uk/supportresources/17/crate-climbing?moduleID=24&cat=26,407,351  

High Ropes: https://members.scouts.org.uk/fs120423  

FAQs: https://members.scouts.org.uk/climbingfaqs  

Bouldering https://members.scouts.org.uk/FS120428  


The following are outside the remit of the Climbing/Abseiling permit scheme: 

Ariel Runways: https://members.scouts.org.uk/fs120006   

Tree Climbing: https://members.scouts.org.uk/supportresources/114/tree-climbing?moduleID=24&cat=26,407,351  

 

For more information please contact the County Adviser Nick Lake