Scout Stretcher Pioneering challenge

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scouts to work as a patrol team and build a stretcher to carry a chosen member of their patrol member.


poles and ropes


Scouts to build a stretcher using poles and ropes

After the group has built their stretcher they must carry a chosen member of their patrol a set distance set by the leaders.

After they have carried the scout the set distance they are then to dismantle the stretcher back in to the starting piles


  • challenge badge
  • pioneering
  • team building

Badge Links

  • Adventure - Develop
  • Pioneer - Knots
  • Pioneer - Outdoors
  • Pioneer - Safety
  • Skills - Physical activity
  • Skills - Problem solving
  • Teamwork - Goal
  • Teamwork - Team-building