Explorer Units

Explorer groups are for 14-18 year olds and are normally linked to Scout groups, but are managed on a District-wide basis.

Here is a list of our current Explorer Units:

You can download a list here (pdf) : Explorer Units

Unit Type Unit Name Meeting Place Website
Land Burton 2nd Mortlake https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/?loc=mortlake&section=Explorer%20Scouts
Land Cook 13th Twickenham https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006031?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&slug=Cook
Land Drake 1st Richmond https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006032?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&page=4&slug=Drake
Land Edmund Hilary 3rd Whitton https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006033?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&slug=Edmund-Hillary
Land/Sea Erik Armstrong Ham + P&H https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006034?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&page=2&slug=Erik-Armstrong
Land Hampton 3rd Hampton https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006039?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&page=2&slug=Hampton
Land Magellan 1st Whitton https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/12233061?loc=TW2%207NR&section=Explorer%20Scouts&slug=Magellan
Land Peake 3rd Hampton Hill awaiting page
Sea Raleigh 1st Hampton Hill https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006042?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&page=2&slug=Raleigh
Land Scott 2nd Whitton https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006044?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&slug=Scott
Air Shackleton 7th Teddington https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/10006045?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&page=3&slug=Shackleton
Land Skelton 1st Teddington https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/11176142?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&page=2&slug=Skelton
Land (girls only) Zheng He 3rd Whitton https://www.scouts.org.uk/groups/12088838?loc=TW2&section=Explorer%20Scouts&slug=Zheng-He
Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls