DofE Walking Expeditions

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Walking Expeditions

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Bronze Expeditions 

Included in the Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award programme each participant will receive training, route planning and expeditions the numbers of these will be tailored to your expedition package. 

The training received by the participants will be, navigation with a map and compass, emergency first aid, emergency procedures, rucksack packing, how to safely use a gas trangia stove, how to pitch a tent and the Duke of Edinburgh 20 conditions.

Included in the price of our packages will be compasses, maps, tents, stoves, gas, and our very knowledgeable qualified staff. The final expedition for the bronze award programme is two days with a one night camp.

Silver Expeditions

Included in the Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award programme each participant will receive a full days training, route planning, a practice expedition and an assessed expedition. 

The training received by the participants will be, navigation with a map and compass, emergency first aid, emergency procedures, rucksack packing, how to safely use a gas trangia stove, how to pitch a tent and the Duke of Edinburgh 20 conditions. At silver level we are preparing the participants more to go on to gold so the training they receive is at a more advanced level. 

Included in the price of our packages will be compasses, maps, tents, stoves, gas, and our very knowledgeable qualified staff. The final expedition for the Silver award programme is three days hiking and two nights camping. 

Gold Expeditions

Included in the Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award programme each participant will receive a full days training, route planning, a practice expedition and an assessed expedition. Prices for this start from 

The training received by the participants will be, advanced navigation with a map and compass, emergency first aid, emergency procedures, rucksack packing, how to safely use a gas trangia stove, how to pitch a tent and the Duke of Edinburgh 20 conditions. At Gold level we are expecting the participants to be a lot more involved with the expedition. They plan it all with guidance from our expert mountain leaders.

Included in the price of our packages will be compasses, maps, tents, stoves, gas, and our very knowledgeable qualified staff. The final expedition for the Gold award programme is four days hiking and 3 nights camping. They can choose to wild camp if they want to for 1 or more nights but this is up to the team if they want too.