Longcraig Scout Center

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Longcraig Scout Centre - situated at the heart of the Forth Bridge UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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The Activities We Offer

Evening session are EV (19:00 - 21:00). Max of 24 participants per session. Weekend session are AM (10:00 - 12:00) and PM (14:00 - 16:00). Activity Sessions cost £12.50 per person. Restrictions on numbers and age limits apply for specific activities. The range of activities offered is dependant on weather and staff availability. See invoice for details. Our activities are not suitable for Squirrels, Beavers or Rainbows. Activities for Cubs and Brownies are more weather dependant. Larger groups can be accommodated by special arrangement.

Kayaking

Kayaking

Paddle your own canoe around the bay. You will learn the correct way to get in and out and be shown how to go in a straight line or circle. If weather permits you may be bale to paddle to the Forth Bridge and back or around the moorings.

Min 6, Max 12 per session.

Cost £12.50 pp

Sailing

Sailing

One of our helms can take 3 crew in a Wayfarer dingy. You will be told about the various ropes and rigging. You will be able to balance the boat and work the sails, you may even get a chance to steer.

Those that have sailed before may wish to try out one of our single handed Topper or Pico dingys. These can be sailed on your own or with a crew. Our Longboats take 8 and are more suitable for longer journeys or the less adventurous.

Min 6, Max 12 per session. 1-2 per Singlehander, 2-3 per Wayfarer, 8 per Longboat.

Max 6 sailing craft per safety boat, Max 2 safety boats.

Cost £12.50 pp

Rafting

Rafting

Build your own raft, launch it from the beach and paddle it around the bay. You will be shown how to lash the poles and barrels together to make a sturdy seaworthy raft. Then you will have the opportunity to prove the seaworthiness of your construction by taking it out on the water. Great activity for teams of 8 to compete against each other.

Min 6, Max 16 per session, Rafting is not suitable for cubs or brownies

Cost £12.50 pp

Open Day

Open Day - New for 2022

A multi activity session for 1 -8 participants. Take pot-luck and try sailing, kayaking or rafting.

Open Days are open to all from individuals to small groups. The activities run will depend on available staff and weather conditions. Weekend morning and afternoon sessions are available.

Min 1, Max 8 per group, 24 per session,

Last remaining date Sat 3rd Sept

Cost £12.50 pp

There is a minimum of 12 participants for any booking (except Open Day). Can't find the activity mix you want, or need special timings. Contact us with your requirements and we will try to accommodate them. Email bookings@longcraig.info