Explorer Scouts

Explorer Scouts – normally shortened to explorers, are young people aged 14 to 18. Explorer scouting provides a flexible and active scouting programme with an emphasis on personal challenge and adventure.


Explorers are encouraged to lead themselves, design their own programme and work towards the top awards that scouting offers. With exciting prospects like being a part of camps and expeditions both home and abroad; adventurous activities such as mountaineering, parascending and off shore sailing.

Current Explorer Badges & Awards

Current Explorer Scout Uniform Badge Positions

Try more. See more. Do more. At Explorers, you’ll stand on your own two feet, and make memories to last a lifetime.