Category: News

  • HSX Calendar: 2023

    HSX Calendar: 2023

    A reminder of dates for the rest of the year. Easter Lakes: 6th – 10th April Peaks: 24th – 25th April HSX AdEx, Hampshire: 16th – 17th September Snowdonia: TBC October Adventure Race, Hampshire: 8th – 10th December

  • June Peaks 2022

    June Peaks 2022

    In June 2022 HSX returned to the Peak District for a weekend of climbing and walking. 16 leaders and young people departed from Hampshire on the Friday night and headed up to Spitewinter Scout Campsite outside Chesterfield. Thankfully it wasn’t raining when we arrived and we could pitch in the dry! On Saturday morning we…

  • Easter Lakes 2022

    Easter Lakes 2022

    Are the mountains calling you? Is Adventure your thing? Then HSX has got you covered! This Easter, we are back and inviting Explorer Scouts from across Hampshire to join us in the Lake District for three days of hiking, climbing and other adventurous activities. Check out the 2019 trip report to learn more. What: HSX…

  • HSX Calendar: 2022

    HSX Calendar: 2022

    HSX is back and has now published its calendar for 2022 – including Great Tower in the Lake District over Easter.

  • HSX Adventure Race 2021

    HSX Adventure Race 2021

    A team orienteering challenge in the New Forest on Saturday 2nd October 2021. Contact for more details.

  • The Decathlon- #HSXLockdownOlympics

    The Decathlon- #HSXLockdownOlympics

    It’s a big one this week, it’s time for the decathlon, and lets be honest, no one really knows what the ten events are.

  • HSX Calendar 2020

    HSX Calendar 2020

    Our planned training weekend dates for 2020.

  • Suisse Adventure Walking Leaders

    Suisse Adventure Walking Leaders

    Hampshire Scouting is returning to Kandersteg in the Swiss Alps from 8-23 August 2020, with nearly 200 Explorers and Network members. HSX members with T1 or T2 permits are invited to come along to lead mountain walks. Staff cost is £450 (travel, food and indoor accommodation). Plus free time to explore the Alps. For more…

  • Your Next HSX Adventure

    Your Next HSX Adventure

    Bored of sitting at home at the weekend? HSX has a range of big adventures coming up across the UK and around the world. Activities include hillwalking in the Brecons, Snowdonia, and Peak District; a long Easter weekend in the Lakes; and a winter mountaineering weekend in Scotland. For more information, contact

  • Queen’s Birthday Honour for Adam!

    Queen’s Birthday Honour for Adam!

    Congratulations to our Chairman, Adam Jollans, who received an MBE yesterday. I think you will all agree with us it is very much deserved. Adam has worked hard not just for us, but for Scouting in general and remains a very active member of the Association both locally and on an international level. Adam joins…