Author Archives: Leo Downes

Wales Info and pack list

Manannán News

Meeting at 0615 in Dublin port terminal 2 on Saturday and arriving back to T2 at 1800 on Monday. We will be staying in the Anglesey outdoor centre.

Most important: Scouts need to bring some form of photo ID (passport preferred but not mandatory by stenaline). Scouts will also need to have filled in a consent form for the adventure centre, a copy has been emailed around and we will have spare copies to be filled out on Saturday morning.

Scouts need to bring:

Changes of clothes for 2 days

Clothes for water based activities (wetsuits provided if necessary so just swim suit, tshirt and old shoes/booties)

Towel

Shower and hygiene gear

Rain gear

Packed Lunch for Saturday

Neckerchief

Scouts do not need sleeping bags

Scouts cannot bring pen knives

Any questions please get on to us

Lough Arrow info and pack list

Group News, Manannán News

As you know, our summer camp this year is being held on Lough Arrow in Roscommon/Sligo. We are departing from the den this Friday, meeting at 0900. We will be getting back to the den on Sunday the 24th at around 1600. All scouts attending camp also have to be available this thusday afternoon to help load the truck for camp (time tbd). Please find a gear list below.


How to Pack:
Scouts should have two bags, a large rucksack or sailing bag and a smaller day bag/backpack.
Packed lunch for the first day
General gear:
Sleeping Bag
Ground Mat
Changes of clothes for 10 days (preferably including stuff that can also be worn boating)
Hiking boots
Spare Runners
Rain gear (top and bottom)
Camping bowl, plate, and cutlery.
Tea towels x 2
Water Bottle
Torch
Towel
Shower Gel
Toothbrush & tooth paste
Warm Gear (hoodies + a hat)
Suncream and aftersun
Bivvy/Survival Bag (can be found in trespass)
Boating Gear:
We would ask that scouts don’t bring wetsuits as they take up a lot of space and are nearly impossible to dry.
Buoyancy Aid
Booties/old runners
Swim shorts
Rash vests/ old tops
A cag

Summer Camp Pack List

Manannán News

How to Pack:

Scouts should have two bags, a large rucksack or sailing bag and a smaller day bag/backpack.

Packed lunch for the first day

General gear:

Sleeping Bag

Ground Mat

Changes of clothes for 10 days (preferably including stuff that can also be worn boating)

Hiking boots

Spare Runners

Rain gear (top and bottom)

Camping bowl, plate, and cutlery.

Tea towels x 2

Water Bottle

Torch

Towel

Shower Gel

Toothbrush & tooth paste

Warm Gear (hoodies + a hat)

Suncream and aftersun

Bivvy/Survival Bag (can be found in trespass)

Boating Gear:

We would ask that scouts don’t bring wetsuits as they take up a lot of space and are nearly impossible to dry.

Buoyancy Aid

Booties/old runners

Swim shorts

Rash vests/ old tops

A cag