Papier Mache Boats

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Build Papier mache boats to transport your watch/patrol across the river


chicken wire, news paper, wall paper paste, garden canes, paint


Build the boats with the allowed materials over the winter. Challenge teams to cross an expanse of water on a warm evening in the summer. Ensure that the relevant permit holders are present and all Scout rules are adhered to.


  • Building
  • construction
  • creative
  • explorers
  • patrol
  • scouts
  • team
  • team building
  • water

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