Gold DofE Walking Qualifier Expeditions

Gold DofE Walking Qualifier Expeditions

From: £350.00

Our Gold DofE open qualifying expeditions for walking are available to book for groups of 4 or more. This consists of four days and three nights of a qualifying expedition run by our fully qualified coaches, instructors and DofE supervisors/assessors

Please fill in an Enquiry form if you are looking for a course and we can tailor one to your dates.

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Gold DofE Walking Qualifier 

Gold DofE walking qualifier expeditions in Scotland. Active Outdoor Pursuits run training, practice and qualifying DofE expeditions in Scotland for Gold DofE candidates throughout the year.  These are available to book for groups of 4 or more.  Active Outdoor Pursuits have over 20 years experience and a proven track record facilitating and supporting groups and individuals achieve The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. Our aim as an Approved Activity Provider is to deliver quality, exciting and adventurous expedition training, supervision and assessments throughout Scotland.

We can organise Gold DofE walking training, practice expeditions and qualifying expeditions for groups of 4 or more on dates that suit your requirements. Please drop us an email ( or call us on 01540 210 000 to discuss options.

  • Candidates should have appropriate training and they must also have completed a practice expedition (also walking).
  • We can provide additional skills training days. 
  • Active can also provide Gold DofE walking practice expeditions for groups of 4 or more, please contact us to discuss options. 
  • Participants should arrive at Cairngorms Adventure Centre by 10:00 on the first day of the expedition. 

We can provide the following group kit if required for your gold DofE open walking qualifying expeditions in Scotland:

  • Tents
  • Inflatable camping mats
  • Stoves, cutlery and crockery
  • Expedition rucksacks
  • Technical & safety kit 
  • Waterproofs and boots (we recommend that you have your own)

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