Activity List

London, Windsor, Paccar, 3 great locations that will play host to over 70 activities! From Zip-lines to ceilidhs, campfires to Legoland, there is something great for all members new and old to experience at Amalgam! See our full list of activities, in no particular order, below:

Opening Ceremony

A short ceremony to officially mark the start of Amalgam and welcome you to the event.

Zip Wire

This is a high adrenaline activity with a twist! Enjoy this forest adventure as the twin zip wires traverse the valley which runs through the woodland, over 170m of high speed adrenaline fuelled fun!

Evening Zip Wire

This zip wire is lit! And by that we mean that you can fly through the forest in the dark, thanks to a trail of lights to illuminate your path. Enjoy this forest adventure as the twin zip wires traverse the valley which runs through the woodland, over 170m of high speed adrenaline fuelled fun!

Friday Board Games

Bring your own or choose a game from our selection!

SSAGO Archives

Immerse yourself in history with a visit to our archives, a fantastic mini-exhibition displayed by our SSAGO archivist, Charlotte! This activity is unsupervised, more treasured items will be on display later in the day.

Talk to the archivist

Get your burning questions about SSAGO history answered and take a look at some of SSAGO's most treasured items. Charlotte, our SSAGO archivist, will be on hand throughout this session.

London Museums

Take a trip out to London and enjoy the exhibits in the capitals exciting museums! We'll be dropping you by the Natural History Museum and Science Museum, but feel free to wander over to other local museums (as long as you're back ready to be picked up!)

Ceilidh

The SSAGO classic, a gender neutral ceilidh for everyone to enjoy, need we say anymore?

Long Hike- Chiltern Hills

If you fancy a long hike away from the hustle and bustle of camp, the long hike might just be for you!

High All Aboard

You'll need to be a team player for this activity, as you and your team must first scale a 10m pole before placing your trust in those around you and lean outwards over a rather large drop. Not an activity for the faint hearted!

Quick Drop

Experience the thrill of a free-fall! Step off the edge of a 10 metre platform and drop to the ground, designed to feel like jumping out of a plane. This is the ultimate adrenaline rush.

Windsor Castle

Follow in the steps of royalty and explore the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world

Friday Pub

A collection of small tents for retreating to for a drink and a chat

Saturday Pub

A collection of small tents for retreating to for a drink and a chat

Friday Family Friendly Campfire

This large campfire is suitable for everyone and will run throughout the evening for people to chat and sing around

Saturday Family Friendly Campfire

This large campfire is suitable for everyone and will run throughout the evening for people to chat and sing around

Friday Cinema

Kick back and relax with a film or two

Miniature Movies

Let your tea settle and pop in on some short films.

Gameshow

Time to get those brain cogs whirring, as host Reuben provides our evening brain teasers!

Quiz

The traditional Friday night quiz is here and better than ever!

Friday Self-led campfires

A collection of small particpant-led campfires in altar fires suitable for over 18s. The fires will run late into the evening for people to chat and sing around.

Saturday Self-led campfires

A collection of small particpant-led campfires in altar fires suitable for over 18s. The fires will run late into the evening for people to chat and sing around.

Legoland Windsor

Relive your childhood and explore Legoland. Whether you want to see miniland again or ride The Dragon there is something for everyone.

Day off in Windsor

Fancy a relaxed day off? Spend the day exploring Windsor.

Short Hike in Windsor

A short hike taking in views of Windsor Castle and the River Thames.

How to Make Stuff Look Good - a Branding Workshop

In this workshop we’ll be sharing loads of design hints and tips to get your resources looking super professional, plus we’ll cover why branding is useful and how to make the most of the latest Scouting and Guiding guidelines and resources.

Cafe

Relax and unwind with a cup of tea, piece of cake and a good natter!

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Explore over 30 rescued and reconstructed historic building from acrosss the Chilterns.

Saturday Wake and Shake

This activity is designed to energise and excite you for the day ahead! It's time to get the heart pumping and the mind thinking!

Saturday Yoga

Try a relaxing start to your day with some early morning yoga!

Sunday Wake and Shake

This activity is designed to energise and excite you for the day ahead! It's time to get the heart pumping and the mind thinking!

Sunday Yoga

Try a relaxing start to your day with some early morning yoga!

The AmalGAME

Earn points for your region by working your way through an epic series of challenges

Wide Game

Work together or compete against others across the campsite, you haven’t seen a wide game anything like this!

Backwoods Cooking

Learn how to cook some tasty treats, or just have a chat around the fire

Fire Skills

Get some practice at building your own fires, learn new techniques and refresh your safety knowledge ready to run your own sessions

Fire Branding

Perform a spot of pyrography as you learn more about this novel craft

The Craft Tent

Come and make your own custom Amalgam merch in our lovely, very chill, craft tent. *No artistic skills required!

SAGGA Pimms

Get to know our friends in SAGGA with their traditional Pimms on the lawn!

SAGGA Activity

Get to know SAGGA as you join in with their fun activities

The Spa

If it’s all getting too much, head to the spa and experience some much needed TLC

Rounders

Grab your bat and hit those balls!

Tomahawk Throwing

Try your hand at throwing specially made Throwing Tomohawks and Angels on a purpose built range. Can you hit the centre of the target?

Puzzle Zone

Put your grey matter to the test as you enter the Puzzle Zone. These puzzles can be completed individually or as a group.

Taskmaster

The Taskmaster is expecting you! Compete against your friends and see who can gain the highest number of points by completing a bunch of pointless tasks

Team Challenge

You’ll have to work together if you want to succeed at this selection of challenges

Bob Ross Art-Along

Join our old pal Bob and his happy little trees as we take part in a mass art-along - canvas, paints and brushes are provided!

Queen's Scout/Guide Presentations/Talk

An opportunity for participants to do their final presentations for top awards, or for others to find out more about how they can get involved

Award Sign Offs

Take the opportunity to get signed off on some of your awards by a training manager or award coordinator

Trading Space

Take the opportunity to show off your badges/collections and trade with others

Growth and Recruitment Workshop - Welcome Project for Girlguiding and The Scouts

A rare opportunity to get involved and make a real difference to the joining journey for volunteers with Girlguiding and The Scouts. Join in this fun interactive workshop to get your voice heard!

Bekonscot Model village and railway

Explore the world's oldest model village, including over 200 buildings across 1.5 acres of gardens, a model ralway and a narrow gauge railway to ride on.

Night Hike

A walk in the dark!

Chill zone

Take a break away from the hussle and bustle of camp.

Day off in London

Escape for the day and explore all that London has to offer!

London Zoo

Explore one of the world's oldest zoo's. With lions, girraffs, penguins and much more there is an animal for everyone!

Circle Line pub crawl (spoons)

The classic SSAGO rally pub crawl. Travel around the circle line, stoping at various stations to visit the nearest Weatherspoons pubs.

Circle Line pub crawl

The classic SSAGO pub crawl. Travel around the circle line, stopping at various stations to visit the neaest pubs. This pub crawl will visit a variety of local and spoons pubs, for those wanting a cheaper pub crawl check out the 'Circle Line Pub Crawl (spoons)'

London Eye

See London like never before from the top of the London Eye. What can you spot? You will also have the opportunity to explore London from the ground for the rest of the day.

Tower of London

Explore London's iconic castle, get up close to the crown jewels and meet the Beefeaters, just dont get yourself locked up!

Short hike

A short hike, starting from site.

Cafe Crawl

Visit some of the local cafes while exploring the local area.

Geocaching

Explore the local area while finidng caches!

Saturday Dinner

It's the evening meal time - make sure you book a slot and don't forget to eat!

Saturday Board Games

Bring your own or choose a game from our selection!

How to Go to the Moon - a Youth Shaped Workshop

Join us for a discussion on some of the many ways you can incorporate Youth Shaped Scouting/Guiding into your programmes

Disability Awareness Talk

Learn about and discuss good practice on involving everyone in our guiding and scouting activities

Saturday Cinema

Kick back and relax with a film

RC90 Remote Control Racing Cars

Take the steering wheel of remote control miniature 4x4 cars, tackling tough terrain and rumble strips as you steer and navigate through PACCARs bespoke track!

Gladiator Challenge

A vertical assault course, overcoming netting, ladders and the dreaded tyre wall. Set your own goal or make it a race, this is the perfect way to use your problem solving skills as you make your way up the Gladiator Challenge!

Closing Ceremony

Join us as we close out the weekend.

Through the Ages Party

Dance away to the cheesy tunes that have graced the planet during SSAGO's 55 years!

Activity Bazaar!

Dip in and out of the many activities on the activity field. A repeat of some activities from Saturday for those who went off site as well as some brand new activities, such as classic silly games, too. The individual activities are not bookable on Saturday so you can see how you feel and how much energy you have to burn!