Golden Duck Awards

The golden duck awards are held every year and give explorer units in Chesterfield a chance to show off what they have been doing throughout the year to other members of the scout association. for more information visit

Explorers is available to 14-18 year olds giving them more adventurous activities and challenges, with opportunities to gain the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme and the prestigious Queen Scout Award

“Flexible” is what best describes this section.

Units are generally linked to Scout Troops with in a District but can also form extra units, which are based around various activities i.e. climbing/cycling etc.

This enables members, to be part of several units, depending on their particular interest. More so, they are able to fit scoutingBluePeter071070-225x300, around sitting those all-important exams

Get Involved

If you are not already involved in Explorers and would like to take part in the fun of Scouting either as a Explorer Scout, or as an adult Leader or helper, please feel free to contact the district via the join a group page we will be pleased to give you details of a Unit near you.


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