Category Archives: Summer Camp

a big THANK YOU

2nd August 2015 by Buff

Many thanks to the intrepid FreeSpirit Explorers who attended our 2015 North Wales Summer Camp – Euan, Jack, Rob, Alex, Rod, Lewis. Your good humour, hard work and willingness to try anything truly made this a great camp. We are … Continue reading

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End of camp😭

31st July 2015 by Explorers

Well it’s the end of camp now and it’s been one of the best weeks ever!! Just wanted to thank Mike, Simon and Rhys for organising this camp and giving us the experience we were all looking forward to#wasuuuuuuuup!!!!!!!😂😂😂 -Jack

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Inappropriate chicken 😂🍗

31st July 2015 by Explorers
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Flaming Pillars of death…and a few bruises!

31st July 2015 by Buff

Following an amazing chilli, we headed outside to end the camp by launching a few Chinese lanterns…(for those of you in the know, they were the last from the infamous “Youlbury” vintage…say no more!). As dusk was deepening and working … Continue reading

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Historical Chester….and 1000 paintballs!

31st July 2015 by Buff

Our last full day has arrived! After our usual “big boy” breakfast (sausages, bacon, mushrooms, black pudding, baked beans etc) we piled into our trusty mini bus and headed off for Chester. The morning was free time – wandering around … Continue reading

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Full Moon…fresh bread…and hammocks

31st July 2015 by Buff

Another great evening. Following our excellent curry, the unit all setup their hammocks in the nearby wood.   This was immediately followed by Mike reallocating the Moon (hopefully you were not inconvenienced by the odd tsunami)! The evening late film … Continue reading

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3G Swing…and chillout

30th July 2015 by Buff

The final challenge of the day was the multi-person 3G-Swing. This involved being clipped onto a big steel girder…gently lifted backwards and up to the top of the tree line. Then… One, two, three…pull the release………. And you were catapulted … Continue reading

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Fan Decender…of death!

30th July 2015 by Buff

Following our intrepid tree-top challenges, we headed for the largest tree in the forest and a test of fitness (to reach the tree-top platform) and a massive test in believing in oneself (and the safety kit!). The climb up this … Continue reading

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Tree-Top Challenge

30th July 2015 by Buff

Today we woke to a sunny sky! How fickle can the weather be!!!! Into the bus and back to Betws y Coed to Tree Top Adventure…Following a detailed safety briefing and kit check, we were led up into the trees … Continue reading

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Just a reminder to simon

29th July 2015 by Explorers

this is how to make a decent pookake😜  

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