Moddey Dhoo

Hike Camp Weekend


Scouts from both the Moddey Dhoo and Phoenix Scout Troops took part in a Hike Camp Weekend over the 21. – 23. March 2014. The camp was based at 1st Rushen Scout Group Headquarters in Port Erin. Once everyone had settled in, we spent an hour doing map work. The intention then was to go […]

Moddey Dhoo at Watertrough


  Over the weekend of the 21st February, Moddey Dhoo Tuesday Night Scouts enjoyed a two night camp at the Watertrough cottage. After picking sleeping spaces, unpacking roll mats and settling down, the Scouts hiked to the back of South Barrule Plantation. On the way we stopped to look at the stars as it was […]

Mountain Bike Hike


On Sunday 17. November 2013, a group of hardy Scouts from both Troops took part in a Mountain Bike Hike along the Heritage Way from Douglas to Peel. Conditions weren’t great as it was constantly raining. Some Scouts were collected at Peel, while five made the return trip back to Douglas, with the two Leaders. […]

Island Scout Camp


We had nineteen Scouts from the Moddey Dhoo and Phoenix Scout Troops attend the Island Scout Camp over the weekend of the 28. – 30. June 2013. On the Friday the Scouts only had to put up one Patrol Tent, as two had been left up from the previous weekends Cub Camp. Flag Break was […]

Island Scout Camp – Tents

If they wish Scouts can bring their own hike tents to the Island Scout Camp next weekend. It is suggested however that Scouts practice putting the tents up and packing them away again beforehand. A small hike tent should only take about ten minutes to put up and not two hours. We will have plenty […]