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FSC Blencathra, Lake District: Lakeland Discovery – DofE Award (Gold Residential)


This course can be suitable for your Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residential, always check with your DofE Leader before booking; but it is open to anyone looking for adventure!

Explore the Lake District National Park, challenge yourself with adventurous activities in a mountain environment, conserve a local habitat, have fun and make new friends.  

Activities include:

– Ghyll Scrambling 
– Canoeing 
– Fell Walk 
– Bushcraft and Survival Skills 
– Conservation Tasks 
– Overnight Camp


Develop your skills, enjoy a new and exciting landscape as well as meeting the requirements for the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Residential.


This residential is based at FSC Blencathra in the Lake District National Park an excellent location from which to reach a whole host of special environments.


Dates: Fri 23 August – Tue 27 August 2019

Location: FSC Blencathra, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 4SG

Price: £275

Contact: 01768 77960 or [email protected]

More details or book online: www.field-studies-council.org/young-people

Course date:
Fri 23 August - Tue 27 August 2019
Course location:
Keswick, Cumbria
Course fee: