Skills for Life

1st Camps Bay offers a Cub and Scout programme to children from 7 to 17 and a Rover programme to young adults from 18 to 30.

Welcome to 1st Camps Bay

Welcome to the 1st Camps Bay Scout Group website. At over 100 years old we are one of the oldest Scout groups in South Africa with a rich Scouting history.

1st Camps Bay offers a Cub and Scout programme to children from 7 to 17 and a Rover programme to young adults from 18 to 30. Join us for a fantastic journey of discovery and self-fulfillment in Camps Bay, Cape Town surrounded by the Little Glen nature reserve, the Atlantic Ocean and the majestic slopes of the Table Mountain National Park.

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Adult volunteers

The Scouts award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

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Want to join the Adventure? Scouting is skateboarding, climbing, kayaking, camping, sailing and much much more.

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Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls