ggc2018_spinnerThe event costs £30 per entrant, to cover camp fees, activity costs, fuel for support vehicles, food (Saturday supper and Sunday lunch) and a certificate.

Here’s how you apply:

  1. Read the rules—make sure you’re team is allowed to enter.
  2. Fill in the Entry Form.
  3. Send your money to the address shown on the booking form.
  4. Sit back and we’ll let you know more details near the event.


We’ve got to keep it fair, so here are some of our rules:

  1. Teams must consist of 4-7 Explorer Scouts or Rangers. Teams must be from a Scout County in the North East region.
  2. The closing date for entries will be 11th March 2022 OR when all available slots have been taken if sooner.
  3. There are two trophies available - the Geoffrey Gordon Cup for County Durham teams and the Geoffrey Gordon Invitation Cup for other teams.
  4. All teams must be adequately equipped for a day in the fells.
  5. The competition will be run under the rules of the Scout Association.
  6. The decision of the organisers will be final.