Skills for Life

Scouting offers fun, challenge and everyday adventure to 400,000 girls and boys across the UK.  And it’s #GoodForYou.

Welcome to Barnet Scouts

Scouts are do-ers and give-it-a-go-ers. Yes, we go camping, hiking, swimming, abseiling, cycling and canoeing. But we also get to hang out with our friends every week –  having fun, playing games, working in a team and taking on new challenges.

Every week we give almost half a million 6-25 year olds the skills they need for school, college, university, the job interview, the important speech, the tricky challenge and the big dreams: the skills they need for life.  We operate right across Barnet.

Everyone’s welcome here. All genders, races and backgrounds. Regardless of your child’s physical ability – there’s a Scout adventure out there waiting for them. And we’ll help them to find it.

Sign up to help your child discover their ‘thing’: from abseiling to coding to performance art and everything in between.

Adult volunteers

The Scouts' award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

Training for adults

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Upcoming events

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Event
St George’s Day Parade 2024
When

21st Apr 2024

Time

1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Location

Victoria Park - Stephens House

Event
Cubs’ District Chess 2024
When

28th Apr 2024

Time

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Location

Frith Grange Campsite

Event
Cubs’ Rafting Day 2024
When

05th May 2024

Time

9:45 am - 4:30 pm

Location

ESSA Water Activities Centre

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Look up your local Scout Group, because you’ve got a safe, practical community who will encourage and support you.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls