Scouting is more relevant now than ever. In an age when parents are wary about letting their children out on their own, and young people are spending so much time indoors plugged into technology, scouting offers a real alternative.



At 1st Margate we do some pretty amazing things. But for us, adventure is a way of life not just an activity or outing. Young people grow in confidence by trying out new skills and stretching themselves.


Cubs (7-10) follow the Cub trail where they learn new skills, play games, complete creative crafts, enjoy fun camps and community projects.

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Scouts (11-17) are guided by the Scout Trail. This adventure trail includes a wide range of activities such as hiking, camping, abseiling, swimming, survival skills, first aid or even flying!

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Rovers (18-30) get the opportunity to indulge in their love for the outdoors while being of service to others.

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