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What to look for in a DofE rucksack

25th Feb 2019 in Expedition, General, Vango

The type of rucksack you choose to use is very important when it comes to your DofE expedition. Get it right, and it can make your expedition. Get it wrong, and you could be in for a long, uncomfortable journey. When picking your rucksack, look for quality components, robust fabrics and a back system that

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What to look for in your expedition rucksack

12th Mar 2018 in Advice, General, Vango

Choosing a new rucksack for your DofE expedition? The decision will depend on budget, function, fit and comfort. You don’t need to spend an arm and a leg to get a great backpack which will last through your expedition and beyond. When picking your rucksack, look for quality components, robust fabrics and a back system

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How to ‘sleep under the stars’ on expedition

9th May 2017 in Expedition, General, Vango

By Vango Sleeping under the stars will be an unforgettable experience during your DofE expedition. There’s lots of things that you can do to make your stay in the outdoors fun and comfortable from choosing the right pitch to taking a stash of your favourite sweets (for energy after all that trekking!). Firstly, choosing the

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