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Bouldering is a rock climbing challenge undertaken on a bouldering feature close to the ground. A bouldering feature can be natural or man-made.

How to run/provide bouldering

There are 2 ways of running Bouldering in Scouting. These are:

  1. Scout-led activity - running bouldering yourself or using someone else in Scouting

  2. Externally-led activity - running bouldering using an external provider

Useful links

The National Governing Bodies for bouldering are:

Factsheets on bouldering

The following activity factsheets are relevant to this activity:

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