Chief Scout Silver Award

Congratulations to Cherokee Cubs Ava and Alexander on achieving their Chief Scout Silver Award. Charlotte, our GSL, presented them before Cubs went off for a hike around Nut Wood, where they found some dens to shelter from the rain.

Nut Wood Dens

For part of the Outdoor Challenge badge Beavers have to make something to help animals in the wild. We had a visit to Nut Wood and made minature dens from sticks, moss and leaves for the small animals that live there, such as hedgehogs, squirrels, mice, voles and badgers.

Gruffalo Adventure

2019 is the Gruffalo’s 20th birthday, and to celebrate Beavers have taken part in a Gruffalo Adventure. Outdoors we enjoyed the climbing wall and go karts, as well as making pictures of Gruffalo characters from natural items, and hunting for bugs. We made our own pizza and Gruffalo feet for lunch, Gruffalo crumble for tea,…

Welcome to Beavers

Four new Beavers were invested in Nut Wood, welcome to Charlotte, Jonah, Ruben and Seth.  We then went on a hike around the wood, identifying the different trees and learning all about what happens to them during the seasons of the year.

Mud, mud, glorious mud!

Tonight Beavers got a little muddy, but had a great time.  We were completing one of our Beaver 30th Birthday Challenges, to go on a 30 minute hike and try and find a geocache.  We found one with the assistance of Keeo’s phone and GPS near Little Waudby Farm.  We then combined our walk with…

A Visit to Nut Wood

This week the Beavers went for a wander around Nut Wood. Here they learnt how trees change during the different seasons for their Gardeners Badge and had a look at some bivvys before making their own Beaver Lodge!