County Climb- July Challenge

Date: 30th Jun 2020 Author: Rodney Watson


County Down Community Impact Commissioner Pamela Dunseath is encouraging all sections from Squirrels to Leaders to get involved in the County Climb for the Month of July.


Squirrels you are climbing Slieve Donard that’s 360 times up and down the stairs.

Beavers are climbing Ben Nevis that’s 587 times using the stairs.

Cubs you are climbing Mont Blanc that’s 2028 flights of stairs.

Scouts are climbing the stairs for Kilimanjaro that’s 2578 times

Explorers, Network and Leaders are climbing to the peak of Mount Everest that’s 3871 flights of stairs


To keep track and record the number of stairs you have climbed each week here is a Virtual Mountain Record Sheet


See you all at the top

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls