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DofE Recommended Retailers of Expedition Kit

The DofE Card and Voucher gives all DofE participants, Leaders and volunteers a discount in five fantastic retailers in store and online.

You can save at least 10%, and often up to 40%, and not just on expedition kit.

This group of outdoors stores gives you access to the biggest range of outdoor kit at the very best prices, in over 200 stores across the UK. Even better, all purchases generate a donation to the DofE charity helping us keep costs down.

Our Recommended Retailers of Expedition Kit are:

GO-Outdoors Blacks Millets Ultimate-Outdoors Tiso


GO-OutdoorsGO Outdoors

Inspiring everyone to get outdoors, for less…and love it as much as we do.

GO Outdoors are the only UK outdoor retailer to offer good, better and best choices from a £10 walking shoe to a £900 air tent. From experienced mountaineers to dog walkers to young people on expedition, everybody’s welcome at GO Outdoors.

GO Outdoors help you step into the outdoors whether its to go walking, camping or fishing. Value matters too so they offer great deals and only selling customers what they need. Innovation is who they are. From unique product areas to exclusive brands, GO Outdoors are constantly looking for fresh ideas to keep things fun for their customers.

GO Outdoors’ experts are knowledgeable and are always looking for new products and brands to inspire their customers, and to make their range the best in the industry.

How much discount do I get?

The discount you receive with your DofE Card or voucher at GO Outdoors is taken off their Discount Card price, not the retail price.

As a DofE participant you receive an extra 10% off the Discount Card price and as a DofE Leader you receive 15% off the Discount Card price.

For example, if you’re a participant and the retail price is £100 and the GO Outdoors Discount Card price is £90 (10% off), you will only pay £81 as your DofE Card gives you an extra 10% off. If you’re a DofE Leader or adult volunteer you will pay just £76.50 as your DofE Card gives you an extra 15% off.

Just show your DofE Card or voucher at the checkout or input the online code and they will apply the total discount.

The Go Outdoors Discount Card normally costs £5 per year but having a DofE Card or voucher means you do not need to buy one. However, sale, WOW and other deals are exempt.

Find your nearest GO Outdoors store here.

BlacksBlacks

Proud to be a part of your outdoor life.

Blacks is one of the UK’s largest retailers of outdoors equipment in the UK and one of the most recognisable names on the high street.

Blacks specialise in high quality outdoor gear, covering all types of outdoor activities. Their aim has always been to make the outdoors as accessible as possible for everybody by ensuring that they have the right clothing and equipment for their adventures.

How much discount do I get?

As a DofE participant you receive 10% off at Blacks and as a DofE Leader or adult volunteer you receive 15% off at Blacks.

Just show your DofE Card or voucher at the checkout or input the online code and they will apply the total discount.

Find your nearest Blacks store here.

MilletsMillets

The destination for family adventure.

Millets is one of the UK’s leading retailer of Outdoor Clothing, Footwear & Equipment. Founded in 1893, they are a retailer with rich heritage, passionate people and exciting products. Take the family camping, discover your local trail with the dog, get expedition ready or scale hills and fells up and down the country with gear fit for purpose from Millets.

With over a century of serving people who want to get outdoors, Millets has become the high-street destination for those seeking exciting outdoor gear, expert advice and great prices. Millets is committed to get you to enjoy the outdoors for less.

How much discount do I get?

As a DofE participant you receive 10% off and as a DofE Leader or adult volunteer you receive 15% off.

Just show your DofE Card or voucher at the checkout or input the online code and they will apply the total discount.

Find your nearest Millets store here.

Ultimate-OutdoorsUltimate Outdoors

The number one destination for all things outdoors.

Whether you are experienced int he mountains, or a family heading out on your first camping trip, you’ll find the right gear for you at the best price at Ultimate Outdoors.

The range they stock features big brands including Patagonia, The North Face and Rab as well as a great range for beginners too with brands such as Regatta, Peter Storm and Hi-Tec.

Ultimate Outdoors have been providing quality outdoor gear for over ten years. It started as Harry Robinson’s; a small, family owned outdoor shop in Lancaster, providing excellent customer service to a local market. In the mid-nineties, it was acquired, relocated and rebranded Ultimate Outdoors by two outdoors enthusiasts and soon expanded with a second store in Skipton.

In 2014, the business was acquired by JD Sports Fashion plc and was re-launched in its new location in Preston. They continue to develop whilst still providing the same advice and care that has underlined their success.

How much discount do I get?

As a DofE participant you receive 10% off at Ultimate Outdoors and as a DofE Leader or adult volunteer you receive 15% off at Ultimate outdoors.

Just show your DofE Card or voucher at the checkout or input the online code and they will apply the total discount.

Find your nearest Ultimate Outdoors store here.

TisoTiso

Scotland’s leading specialist retailer for outdoor clothing, camping equipment and climbing gear.

Tiso is Scotland’s leading outdoor specialist retailer for outdoor clothing, camping equipment, cycling & climbing gear.

Tiso has been serving the Scottish outdoor market for over fifty years. They are proud to be a family business, run locally by people who understand the unique nature of the Scottish conditions.

They believe the experience they have accumulated ensures they are ideally placed to offer the best range, advice and price. The brands stocked share their commitment to quality and integrity.

Tiso has shops located across Scotland so whether you’re walking, camping or climbing, Tiso has the gear and expert advice for you.

How much discount do I get?

As a DofE participant you receive 15% off at Tiso and as a DofE Leader or adult volunteer you receive 20% off at Tiso.

Just show your DofE Card or voucher at the checkout or input the online code and they will apply the total discount.

Find your nearest Tiso store here.