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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Gold

Our Gold Expedition Service will be designed and tailored to the needs of your group.

Sample DofE Gold Walking Expedition

2    day pre-expedition training
3    day practice expedition
4    day qualifying expedition

For DofE Gold participants who have not completed their Bronze or Silver Award we suggest an additional 2 day practice weekend.

What we include
–   A single point of contact at Mountain Water Expeditions to provide you with consistent support throughout your expedition service.
–   High quality training and expeditions delivered at a location convenient for you.
–   Pre-expedition information pack with lots of helpful advice, kit lists etc
–   Assistance with expedition paperwork if needed. We will complete the required operating authority paperwork and risk assessments.
–   Camping fees for the expedition
–   Use of group kit (free of charge – see below)
–   Supervision from experienced and helpful instructors
–   Accredited Assessors for the qualifying expedition
–   Rucksack (if needed)
–   Rucksack liners (if needed)
–   High visibility rucksack cover

Group Kit
We provide the following essential group kit free of charge:

–   Tents
–   Stoves, pans and fuel
–   Group shelters
–   Group first aid kit
–   Maps
–   Compasses

What we do not include
–   Transport to and from the expedition venue
–   Expedition food and snacks
–   Personal kit and accident insurance
–   Items of personal expedition kit that are not mentioned above for example sleeping bags, sleeping mats, waterproof clothing, boots etc

Expedition Areas

We will work with you to choose a suitable location for your group. Whether you are looking for something in your local area, or you want to visit a new and more adventurous location, we can help.

Please contact us to discuss your needs further. We want to work with you and the needs of your young people.

2018 Gold Expedition Prices
Gold DofE Training & Assessment Package

Individual Gold Expedition Package

This course is available and open to anyone who wishes to book an individual place in order to complete their Gold Expedition with Mountain Water Expeditions.

If you want to participate in one of our Gold expedition training & assessment packages and your dates don’t fit ours, please contact us for alternatives as we can accommodate other dates which suit your requirements.

Minimum 4 people required for course to run [Maximum of 7].

Group Gold Expedition Package

This course is available and open to anyone who wishes to book a group package in order to complete their Gold Expedition with Mountain Water Expeditions. If you want to participate in one of our Gold expedition training & assessment packages and your dates don’t fit ours, please contact us for alternatives as we can accommodate other dates which suit your requirement.

Email us today on alan@mountain-water.co.uk or call us on 07582 062 257 to discuss your DofE expedition requirements.

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