The Adventure Starts Here

“Who hath smelt woodsmoke at twilight? Who hath heard the birch-log burning? Who is quick to read the noises of the night? Let them follow with the others, for the young men's [and women's!] feet are turning to the camps of proved desire and known delight!"
- Rudyard Kipling

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Our Beavers, Cubs and Scouts finished up last week. They have had an action packed year with camps and hikes in our playground of the Wicklow Mountains, and lots of activities in our Den. BRAVO to all of them, especially our new scout section who have really got into the …

Scouts camp under the Northern Lights Our scouts were very lucky to be camping in Lough Dan during one of the best displays of the Aurora Borealis for many years. The camp also gave the patrols a chance to practice all the camping skills they have been working on this …



For Boys and Girls aged 6 to 8. Beavers meet on Wednesday evening from 1800 - 1900.


For Boys and Girls aged 9 to 10. Cubs meet on Monday nights from 1900 - 2030.


For Boys and Girls aged 12-15. Scouts meet on Wednesday nights from 2000 - 2130


We need Adult Volunteers to keep the group running. No experience in Scouting is necessary! Training will be provided by Scouting Ireland and you’ll be working as part of a team with great supports from Scouting Ireland Support Teams.

Volunteering with the 17th Dalkey means you’ll not only be improving the lives of young people but enhancing your own also. The benefits of volunteering in Scouting include making friends, learning new skills, and helping our local community flourish. You’ll have the oppertunity to take part in local, national and international events. And you’ll help change younf people’s lives for the better.

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