Alan “Squirrel” Gooch

Alan “Squirrel” Gooch

“Squirrel” Gooch 16/06/1922 – 18/06/2012.

Former Scouter of 2nd Claremont and district staff. He was also a member of the training team in the seventies

He ran the Dutch oven base at the Adventure for many years and demonstrated how to make perfect Apple Pies with a badge cut out of the pastry.

Who may participate

Scout Patrols where all Scouts are over the age of 15 (barring very exceptional circumstances) but not yet turned 18 at the start of the Adventure, qualify to enter. Scouter Patrols where all adults are over the age of 18 are welcome to enter too. 

Adventure History

The Heritage Team have posted some interesting facts on previous Adventures. Click here for a trip into the past.