Please note, due to Durham 2020, we are only running select events during 2020. To see which ones, please keep an eye on the pages to the left.


Climb When Ready - March

Over 300 climbers will take part in the County Climbing Competition at the Simonside Wall. Featuring music, video and live scoring.


The Geoffrey Gordon Cup - March

Take a national park, a load of Explorers and great activities and you've got the Geoffrey Gordon Cup. A weekend of adventure for Explorer Scouts.

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Monopoly Run - April

Let teams of Explorer Scouts and Scout Network members lose on Tyneside with a Monopoly board and a Day Rover pass - and see what happens


Durham Reception at Windsor - April

We give a warm welcome to all our Queen Scout Award and Adult Award holders when they arrive in Windsor.


Pete Swinney Competition - May

The Pete Swinney Competition is a big orienteering challenge, featuring a large number of activities around the grounds of Moor House.


Beaver Picnic - June

A day of adventure and the famous Beaver Picnic!


Big Day Out - June

A day of celebration and fund for Beavers and Cubs, featuring a huge range of activities, a giant campfire and picnic.


Cubboree - June

600 Cubs will camp at Moor House for a weekend of adventure, with over 30 activities, central catering, music and fun.


Outward Bound "Skills for Life" - July/August

Six of our Explorer Scouts will be selected for this life changing 19-day outdoor adventure, changing their lives forever


Awards - September

Celebrate the achievements of all our Young People and Adults at the Gala Theatre. Join in with the celebration as they walk on stage.


Confido - October

A festival atmosphere with over 1200 Scouts, Explorers, Guides and Rangers - 50 activities, central catering and 2 parties.


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