Open Gold DofE Practice Expedition in the Cairngorms - 1st to 4th June

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Open Gold DofE Practice Expedition in the Cairngorms - 1st to 4th June

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Open Gold DofE Practice Expedition in the Cairngorms - 1st to 4th June.

From £185pp (reduced from £200 for a full group of 7*), 4 days / 3 nights. Expedition starts and finishes in the Braemar area. Open to anyone who has completed their Silver award and is looking for an exciting Gold expedition in 2020.

What’s included:

  • Minimum of 1 fully qualified instructor per group of 7 participants

  • Emergency backup throughout the expedition

  • Pre-expedition planning meeting and/or preparation advice

  • Organisation of itineraries, venues, pick-ups & drop-off’s

  • Tents

  • Stoves & fuel

  • Maps

  • First aid kit & survival bags

  • 2-way radio

Optional Extras

We can arrange transport to and from expedition locations (from a single start point). Public transport is available to the start and finish points too.

Pre-expedition training including first aid.

Navigation Qualifications from the National Navigation Awards Scheme

The following items are available to purchase to support your DofE expedition and you can save 20% off RRP on selected item in our DofE Shop. Discount code will be provided after booking your expedition.

Sleeping bags, sleeping mats, rucksacks, dry bags, meals, compasses, map cases, maps, walking poles and head torches.

Preconditions:

  • All participant must have completed the Silver Award.

  • Participants will be asked to collaborate remotely online / by teleconference with their group to complete the final plans for their route and meals.

*Participants will be refunded £15 if the expedition groups are full.

Minimum group booking required. Full Terms and Conditions apply. Contact us for more details. Read more about Hillgoers DofE here.