Cub Scouts are aged between 8-10½ years old and can join one of our 19 Pack’s in Horsham who are all supported by incredible leaders and volunteers who help our Cubs develop new skills and soar to great heights.
Being a Cub
Being a Cub opens up a whole new world. When you join Cubs, you’ll take part in lots of activities and take part in a whole
load of new experiences.
Activities and what you’ll get up to
Prepare for excitement and adventure! Try huge variety of activities surrounding areas of fitness, global and beliefs; be creative and get involved in your local community. Learn exciting outdoor skills and take part in adventurous activities, as well as camps and residential experiences.
Badges & Awards
Become an expert in something you love, or try something shiny and new. From athletics and astronomy to photography and pioneering, there’s something for everyone.
As an inclusive and values based Movement, membership is open to all those individuals who share our fundamental values, and are willing to make a commitment to them, expressed by the Promise and Cub Scout Law.
Uniform and badge placement
You don’t need a uniform to join Cubs. But once you’ve settled in, you’ll start speedily earning badges, and you’ll need to know where to put them!
Information for parents
Theres lots of information and help available for parents. A great place to start is with your section leader. Give them quick email or catch them at the end of a session, they’ll always be happy to help.
The Scouts website also hosts a whole variety of information which is also a good place to look.
‘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.'