Having the right tools for the job is always handy and becoming well-equipped is something that happens over time. however you can always give your child a quick headstart. Instead of waiting for camp, why not use special occasions to get your young scouts Here are some top useful gift ideas for Eid, Birthdays and when they’ve been good.

A really great camping pillow
A handy head torch
Dry bags for storing wet kit, or keeping kit dry A packable travel towel
A highly recommended sleeping mat
Start your own badge blanket
Pocket first aid kit
Collapsible camp bowl Handy karabiner
Cord for camp gadgets
Ferro rod “flint and steel” firestarter Thermal layers
Damp proof duffle bags (can be found second hand)