Climbing Tower

Rhydd's new climbing tower is situated where the old crate stacking area was. The tower stands 30 feet tall and has 4 Climbing sides to it. The climbing wall is fitted with self belaying ropes and operates on its own Our Tower complies with all the rules & regulations of the Scout & Guide Associations. Recommended Group [...]

By | May 11th, 2017|Activities|0 Comments

Turf Boards

This activity is based on Ebury Rise, and follows the same principles as Grass Sledging. A flat board with a single track underneath meaning this activity is all about balance, difficult at first but will able to get used to it. Back to the map To list of activities [...]

By | August 8th, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Beaver and Rainbow Play Area

The Play area is designed for the younger sections to burn off energy, incorporating park play equipment into their own area, with something for every child, from a sandpit for the quieter child to a swing for the adventurer. Back to the map To list of activities

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Bikes

This activity can be based on site round our cycle course or you can go and explore the local area depending on your groups abilities. We have 10 bikes for Cubs and 20 bikes for Scouts/Explorers/Leaders. Helmets are provided but you are welcome to bring your own. We are happy to recommend routes for [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Waterslide

This activity is based on Ebury Rise not affected by the weather this one - bring your towel, you'll get wet any way! This is a self-led activity, instructions and training will be given to you before this activity on your camp, or there will be someone instructing you at the time of your [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Rifle Shooting

177 Air Rifle target shooting. Our Shooting Range complies with all the rules & regulations of the Scout & Guide Associations. We have our own equipment, please do not bring your own guns onto the site. Recommended Group Size 12 although smaller group sizes are recommended for younger / inexperienced shooters. We follow the [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Pioneering

A quantity of poles are available ropes are not supplied please bring your own. These are located between two containers by the rec field, a member of the Rhydd team can show you where they are if you cannot find them. Group lead activity. Back to the map To list [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Pedal Karts

Pedal Karts first came to Rhydd Covert in 2014. These are available to those of Cub Scout or Brownie age and above. Lots of fun and a really good way to burn off excess energy. There are 4 karts which are available for use per hour session, the designated area for this activity is [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Orienteering

A permanently marked course is laid out on the site, visible white posts with an orange strip around you will be given a mini map with the location of the posts plus, squares to punch the letters on from the post. Group Led Activity. Total numbers are up to you depending on group size, [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments

Grass Sledging

Despite being new our caving complex is proven very popular on the site, with rave reviews being left by all groups that take part in this activity. Rhydd's caves were finished in the summer of 2014 It offers a choice of difficulties. There are some larger 'caves' and some smaller ones both suitable for [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Activities|0 Comments