Participants will arrive in the morning of the 12th and the final expedition checks will be completed. This will include a kit check and relevant last minute preparations. Young people will be allocated expedition groups and a route planning exercise completed for the following 3 day 2 night expedition. Groups will then begin their assessed expedition travelling through the Dark Peaks. This expedition will be supported by our DofE instructors who will support and supervise the expedition throughout the weekend to ensure you can complete the the qualifying expedition for your expedition section of your Award. This expedition will be unsupported and supervised via checkpoints and remote supervision.
Note: All participants need to provide their own personal kit and food for the entire expedition. Group kit such as tents, stoves, fuel, maps and compasses are provided. Participants also need to arrange their own transport to and from the expedition area. A full itinerary will be provided upon request.