Outdoor Activities

Information from our county Outdoors Team including events and trainings.

Upcoming Events

Canoeing 2023

Morning and afternoon canoeing sessions for Guides, Rangers and volunteers will be held on the following dates at Papermill Lock.

24th June
15th July
9th September

Details of the sessions and how to book will be released early 2023.

Useful Links and Apps

Apps and links to help you with your outdoor activities

Risk assessments

Risk Assessments will be needed for each event, travel to/from the event and activities during the event. They help you look at an event from all angles and imagine ‘what if’ scenarios. They are working documents that are updated throughout the planning process.

Adventure for Girls

Use the activity finder on the HQ website to check the requirements for your proposed activity or help the girls girls their next adventure.

Duke of Edinburgh

If you are looking to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Awards Scheme details of our county's offering can be found here.

Leading Outdoor Adventures

There are many opportunities to learn new skills. Alternatively contact the County Outdoor Activities Adviser oaa@girlguidingessexne.org.uk