Longcraig is a water sports centre owned and operated by the Scout Association, and run entirely by volunteer staff. The centre operates from a purpose-built building situated in the corner of the Dalmeny Estate by Longcraig pier in South Queensferry. It is open May to September for activities such as kayaking, paddle boarding, rafting, and sailing. You can find out more, and book activities,on the Longcraig website.


Girlguding Midlothian’s Brownie House and Campsite at Vogrie Country Park is a great place to take your unit on residentials. The Brownie House and the campsite are both equipped for 30 people. On site activities include pond dippping, Ranger service, crazy golf, and BBQ site. You can find out more, and book, at Girlguiding Midlothian – Vogrie.

Girls take what they do in guiding with them as they grow up. Everything from working in a team, to taking the lead, to speaking out on issues they care about. It helps them develop the skills and confidence to become the young women they want to be. ’