Hunt The Leader

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A night time game where Scouts have to collect leaders' signatures.


Paper, Pencils & Head Torch


One leader stays at the fire/home base. All other leaders 9or young leaders/other adults) spread out around the playing area. They can move around freely.

The Scouts scatter. They have to find a leader and get their signature. Once they have a signature they must go back to the home base to get it countersigned by the base leader, before they can collect any more signatures.

The Scouts can find the same leader several times and collect the same signature, but having to go back to base for a countersignature prevents them from following one leader around, and allows the leader to move and hide.

The Scout with the most signatures at the end is the winner.


  • Night
  • Night game
  • Night games
  • night wide game
  • wide games

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