Woodjam is the Annual Scout Patrol Competition Camp of the Exmouth and Budleigh Salterton Scout District.
Patrols from the ExBud District and our guests, 1st Hemyock and 1st Whimple, take part is a series of activities over the weekend on which they are scored. The winning patrol gets to add their name to John Radford Pendant and display this in their HQ until Woodjam the following year.
Activities can include an Assault Course, Orienteering, Prusiking (rope climbing), Axemanship, Fire Lighting, Backwoods Cooking, Emergency Shelters, Observation, Spiders Web, Rope Making, Pioneering, Missile building, Blindfold Tent Pitching and often a Mystery!
Woodjam 2017 was held over the weekend of the 28th – 30th April 2017 and was attended by 11 patrols from Exmouth, Lympstone, Hemyock and Whimple. Congratulations to this years winners – 1st Lympstone Patrol A who scored 112 points.
The provisional dates for Woodjam 2017 are Friday 4th – Sunday 6th May 2018.
For further information please contact the ExBud Fellowship Scout Active Support Unit