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Adventure Northumberland – Open Expeditions 2018

We have a series of open expeditions running throughout the year at Bronze Silver and Gold level

These expeditions take place in and around The Northumberland National Park and Northumberland Coast.

Dates are as follows;



  • Practice 26th May
  • Qualifying 8th September
  • Cost £95



  • Practice 30th July
  • Qualifying 29th August
  • Cost £135



  • Practice 2nd April or 23rd July
  • Qualifying 2nd April or 23rd July
  • Cost £175


You can book direct via our website 24/7. We also hire equipment for an expedition.

Join with others to complete your practice or assessed DofE gold expedition. In the weeks before the event we will be in touch by email and everyone an opportunity to contribute.

If you are booking on a qualifying expedition then your group will have at agree on an aim as well.

You’ll meet with your instructor in the morning of the advertised start date and will spend some time doing some navigation practice, review of the route and going over our emergency procedures.

The price includes Mountain Leader qualified Supervision and all campsite fees.

Adventure Northumberland hold an AALA license meaning that our procedures and staff qualifications are checked regularly by highly qualified inspectors working on behalf of the health and safety executive.

For more information on our open award expeditions please visit our website www.adventurenorthumberland.co.uk/duke-of-edinburgh-award-open or contact us by calling 01665 602925 or email [email protected]

Alternatively you may wish to book onto a closed session. We need a minimum of 6 for a closed group.

As well as offering Expeditions on foot, we are also licensed to offer expeditions in canoes and cycles – for more information visit www.adventurenorthumberland.co.uk/dofe-expeditions

Course date:
Various, please see description for further details
Course location:
The Northumberland National Park and Northumberland Coast
Course fee:
Bronze £95, Silver £135, Gold £175