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Scout Sections


Ages 6-8


Ages 9-11


Ages 12-15


Ages 15-17


Ages 18-26


Adult Scouter Resources


Additional Resources for Parents

Knots & Lashings

The Animated Knots website has a comprehensive list of knots & lashings you can practice at home

Desktop Pioneering

A list of small scale pioneering projects to practice at home


Have a look at the Orienteering Ireland video resources page and then get out and practice.

Hiking & Walking

There is a large variety of walking and cycling trails available for people to use and enjoy in Ireland. Why not try out some of the trails we have on our own doorstep.

What we've been getting up to

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group4 days ago

A huge thank you to the Carrigaline Cardiac First Responders for coming down and giving our Venture Scouts an insight into CPR and dealing with cardiac arrest and choking. Important life skills and possibly life-saving skills.
#CPR #SaveALife

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group6 days ago

11 of our cubs received their Chief Scout Award (Beaver) this evening in a ceremony at the hall. Congratulations to all of them on this fantastic achievement 🎉

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group2 weeks ago

Come down and visit us at the Christmas Fayre in the GAA Hall, 11am-5pm, we’ll be there both Saturday and Sunday! 🎄✨☃️

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group3 weeks ago

Thank you to all the wonderful friends and supporters of the 55th Scout Group who gave so generously towards our table quiz last night. It was a wonderful and successful evening, and we hope everybody who came out to support it enjoyed the banter, craic...

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group1 month ago

55th Cork Scout Group are holding a table quiz on the 16th November at 9pm in the GAA Hall! €40 per Table of 4!

1st Prize is 4 large hampers, and we have fantastic raffle prizes on the night as well!

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group2 months ago

A wet, misty and windy Venture hike on Corrauntuathil today right from the off. Hopefully, it made for a memorable Investiture ceremony for two of our new Ventures at the summit. A worthy conclusion to our Hillwalking skills module over the last few weeks!

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group2 months ago

Grimaces galore as the Ventures skillfully manoeuvre biscuits from forehead to mouth using only their facial muscles! Biscuits always bring out the best in them...and they even cleared up afterwards!

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group2 months ago

The Scout section have been busy since returning from the summer break!

Last night, the patrols took backwoods cooking to a new level using cardboard box ovens, with each patrol making their own ovens and pizzas, dough and all!

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group2 months ago

Our Chief Cubs completed their 20km hike today with 2nd Cork Ballyphehane and 3rd Cork St. Patricks. Well done to all.

55 Cork Scout Group
55 Cork Scout Group4 months ago

Congratulations to our Phouka patrol who achieved Silver Standard at this years Phoenix Challenge in Pallaskenry! The Scouts tackled every challenge, made new friends and thoroughly enjoyed a fantastic event. Four days of site building, participating in bases, making new friends, enjoying new experiences and...