Why not take a Peak at……Peak Assault 2022.

14th – 16th October 2022. Open to Explorer Teams, Scout Network Teams, Adult Teams and Visiting Teams.


What is Peak Assault?

Peak Assault is a navigation competition for teams of young people in an upland area of England or Wales. The location is traditionally kept a secret, but in the past Peak Assault has visited many upland areas including: The Peak District, The Lake District, North Wales, Dartmoor, Exmoor and the Brecon Beacons.

The competition takes place over a weekend and teams must navigate to check points around the course to collect as many points as possible throughout Saturday and again on Sunday morning.

Peak Assault has been taking place almost every year since 1968 and attracts more than 250 people in over 30 teams.


Who can enter Peak Assault and how many people are in a team?

Peak Assault is open to anyone over the age of 14. There are five types of teams that can be entered.

  • Explorer Scout Teams: Must be between 14 and under 18, consisting of 4 – 7 members, 2 or more of which must be over 16.

  • Explorer Scout Training Teams: Between 14 and under 18, consisting of 3 – 6 members plus an Adult Leader walking with them. (Up to 2 members can be between 13 and 14 to encourage links to Scout Troops)

  • Scout Network Teams: Must be between 18 and under 25, consisting of 4 – 7 members and must all be members of a Scout Network.

  • Senior Teams: Must be between 18 and over, consisting of 4 – 7 members and is for teams with members who are not eligible for the Network competition i.e. those with some or all members over 25.



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