Silver DofE Mountain Biking Qualifier Expeditions

From: £225.00

Silver DofE open qualifier expeditions mountain biking- we run multiple trips every year. This consists of three days and two nights of a training and practice expedition run by our fully qualified coaches, instructors and DofE supervisors/assessors.

Silver DofE Mountain Biking Qualifier 

Silver DofE open Mountain Biking qualifier expeditions in Scotland. Active run a number of training, practice and qualifying DofE open expeditions in Scotland for Silver DofE candidates throughout the year.  We run open dates for individuals and bespoke packages for school and youth groups.  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.

  • Notes
  • Equipment

The next courses we have running are on:

  • July 28th - 30th 2021.
  • October 15th - 17th 2021.

We can organise training, practice journeys and qualifying DofE silver expeditions mountain biking for groups of 4 or more on dates that suit your requirements. So if you don't see ones on the calendar which work for you drop us an email or a ring.

Qualifying expeditions should be booked no less than 4 weeks before your expedition start date.  This is to allow time to process green forms.

Candidates should have prior experience in their chosen mode of transport.

Please note that you are expected to arrive at the Cairngorms Adventure Centre the night before your DofE course starts.  This overnight stay is included in the course price on a self-catered basis.

We can provide the following group kit if required for your silver DofE open mountain biking qualifying expeditions in Scotland:

  • Tents
  • Inflatable camping mats
  • Stoves, cutlery and crockery
  • Expedition rucksacks
  • Group first aid kits
  • Maps & compasses
  • Technical & safety kit 
  • Waterproofs and boots
  • Expedition meals from £16 per day; breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Vango Stratos 350 sleeping bag: £35
  • Mountain bikes & panniers are also available to rent if you do not have your own - contact us for a quote

Mountain biking kit list.

Additional links

Why not check out the DofE website where you can find lots of resources?

Keep up to date with what we have been doing recently and see any photos of recent trips from Facebook.

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