Silver DofE Canoe Qualifier Expeditions

Silver DofE Canoe Qualifier Expeditions

From: £250.00

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

Silver DofE Canoeing Qualifier Expeditions

Silver DofE canoeing 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 DofE Silver canoeing 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 in a canoe, and they must also have completed a practice expedition (also in a canoe).
  • We can provide additional canoe skills training days. 
  • Active can also provide Silver DofE canoeing 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 silver DofE open canoeing qualifier expeditions in Scotland:

  • Tents
  • Inflatable camping mats
  • Stoves, cutlery and crockery
  • Dry bags or barrels 
  • Technical & safety kit such as buoyancy aids, paddles & helmets,
  • Canoes 
  • Waterproofs (we recommend that you bring your own)

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