Scouting is an international movement and a visit abroad is a fantastic opportunity.

Learn about another culture, meet other Scouts, understand how they live, experience unique adventures and extend the horizons of our members beyond the village, town or city in which they live. Find out about the upcoming international opportunities, got any questions email

Upcoming Opportunities

Malawi Project 2025

Do you want to make a difference? How about building, refurbishing or creating crucial
infrastructure for orphans in Africa ?

Scouts Go Again 2025

It is proposed that the trip will travel and experience the culture, sights and Scouting of another county in Europe.  

Climbing October 2025

We are looking to recruit one Expedition Leader and three Assistant Leaders to take young people and adults sports climbing abroad in October 2025.

Ski Alpine 2025

In 2025, we are looking to take a group of Explorers & Network to a European ski resort for a week full of fun and adventure both on and off the slopes. 

Cubs Summer 2025

We would like the Cubs to have an international adventure to introduce them to the world! 

Explorer Belt 2025

We are looking for an Expedition Leader to make up the first part of our Explorer Belt leadership team. 

Yachting – October 2025

West Lancs yachting trip sailing in the beautiful Mediterranean, exploring islands, discovering beaches and swimming in warm seas. 

Red Rose 2026 (Canada)

West Lancs is taking our Red Rose event overseas once more – to the mountains and lakes of Canada in August 2026.

Interested in an International Trip but not sure where to start?

Not sure where to start looking for an international adventure or need some advice? Check out this page for our latest international adventures or contact our International Team on

Financial Support

If you are applying or have applied for an international event and wish to have financial support from Blackpool District.

Please see our guidelines for financial support here and then email our International Coordinator with the application form here.