The 38th Rossendale Scout Group is an active Group with over 200 members based in the Rossendale Valley.

Life Changing Adventure

The 38th Rossendale Scout Group is an active Group with over 200 members based in the Rossendale Valley.

Our adventures

Purple Colony Animal Friend

Purple Colony Beavers have been working on their Animal Friend Activity Badge. They kept a diary for the 2-weeks of caring for their pet and then had a "show and tell" at the Beaver meeting. Well done to them all! To see more photos from the evening see our Facebook...

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Red Troop Survival Camp

When the 21 members of Red Troop arrived at Bowley international Scout Camp at 10am on Saturday the 28th April they were blissfully unaware of the hungry eyes peering at them through the trees. Unbeknownst to them and the wider world an experiment by a group of...

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St. Georges Day Parade 2018

        Members of the 38th Rossendale and Rossendale District Explorers joined other District Groups in the 2018 St. Georges Day Parade. Despite a wet morning the weather dried up for the parade which made for a great spectacle as everyone walked through Rawtenstall...

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Grey Pack Winter Camp 2018

The Place: Ashworth Valley Scout Camp. The Theme: The Year in 42 hours. The Reality:….4 seasons in 1 day 🙂 Friday The weekend started (as all good weekends do!) with a party, a New Years Eve Party!  The young people enjoyed games including musical statues, musical...

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What we do

6-8 years

Make friends and try new indoor and outdoor activities

8-10½ years

Learn practical skills while having adventures with friends

10½ - 14 years

Build confidence, resilience and a sense of adventure

14-18 years

Take the lead, work together, and embrace new experiences

Volunteer for Us

Ever made sandcastles in December? Our volunteers have! Click to learn more about how you could volunteer as much or as little time as you like to helping deliver life-changing adventure at the 38th Rossendale.


As a registered charity, we rely on charitable donations as well as our subscriptions to keep teaching our young people the life skills they need to become active citizens. Learn more to see how you give a little to help a lot.

Beaver Scouts

Cub Scouts


Adult Volunteers

Rent our Building

We rent out our building when it’s not being used to provide life-changing adventure to local young people and adults. Think you could make use of it? Take a look!

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