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A Waddow weekend of outdoor baking and making!
30 June - 2 July 2023 £94 per person Waddow Hall

Follow in the footsteps of TV favourites with Girlguiding’s very own take on the bake-off! Outdoor baking is much more fun, and we’re even throwing in fun on the zipwire, canoes and some backwoods cooking in our instructed bushcraft sessions.

What’s included

  • Full catering from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch
  • Outdoor accommodation in the tented village and bell tents (pre erected tents)
  • All activities included (building a cardboard oven, making biscuits, making buns, s’mores, decorating buns and biscuits, canoeing, zipwire, bushcraft – backwoods cooking, campfire)

Key information

  • For Brownies and Guides
  • Starts: 6pm Friday 30 June 2023
  • Finishes: 2pm Sunday 2 July 2023
  • Attendees will need roll mats and sleeping bags. Leader tents will be provided and pitched next to the girls tents.
  • One free leader per unit ratio, additional leaders charged at the standard rate
  • A kit list will be provided closer to the time
  • No licence required
  • You will need to ensure you have completed the required Girlguiding forms for this event e.g information and consent form, health information form etc – find out more 
  • A Residential Event Notification (REN) form will need to be completed for your local commissioner – find out more
  • Shop visit included

Can I volunteer at this event?

Of course! Without volunteers we wouldn’t be able to make this fantastic event happen. No experience is necessary – just enthusiasm and a can-do attitude. To register your interest for this event, or any of the Waddow Hall events in 2022 and 2023, email

Centre information

Waddow Hall

Waddow Hall is a 17th-century manor house set in 180 acres of beautiful parkland overlooking the River Ribble.