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30 Years of Exploration

Since HSX was founded in 1986 they have run over 20 international Expeditions for Hampshire Scouts to over 10 different countries on six of the continents. In 2016 to celebrate 30 years of exploration we are heading Cambodia.

Cambodia is rich in culture, with incredible sights, beautiful beaches and a fascinating history. All elements

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HSX Ad+Venture 2015

Another jam packed weekend of adventure in the Lakes! Over 40 participants descended on Great Tower Activity Centre for the annual HSX trip. Day 1 (Good Friday) saw the hills shrowded in mist so a day of walking on Wetherlam, Old Man of Coniston and Kentmere Ring was enjoyed by three groups with lots of

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Marathon + Tyre + Rain = Stupidity?

So after months of training, on Sunday, three of the team (Joe, Ollie and Dave) completed the Clarendon Way marathon dragging a tyre in a time of 5 hours and 48 minutes! This was the first of the four extreme challenges we set ourselves back in January to raise money for the Motor Neurone

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HSX revolves around taking teams of young leaders, Network and Explorer Scouts to the far corners of the world on rewarding and memorable adventures.


Weekends away in the hills focus on building core technical skills so all members to enjoy the countryside while keeping them selves and others safe. Training is based around both Scout awards and national governing body awards.


From hillwalking to climbing, abseiling to mountain biking - if it's outdoors and fun we'll probably give it a go.


As well as technical outdoor skills, we find that expedition members tend to grow personal skills when faced with the challenges that come their way when stepping out of their comfort zone.