Bronze Award DofE Expedition June/~July 2022
Bronze DofE Expedition 30 June - 1 July 2022
Price: The price for this expedition is £45. This covers transport, campsite fees, maps, fuel for stoves photocopying, contingency and other expenses. Please make payment via Wisepay.
Activity: The expedition (Thursday 30 June and Friday 1 July) will be supervised by College staff and a qualified volunteer. For the expedition students will walk unaccompanied in groups of 4-7 and be remotely supervised, being met at checkpoints by staff throughout both days. We will camp overnight Bentley Copse Scout Activity Centre, Hound Hose Road, Shere.
Travel: Travel to and from start and end points will be in the College minibus. Students should arrive in college at 8:30am on Thursday 30th June. We expect to finish approximately 4pm on Friday 1st July.
Food: Participants will work with their group to plan a menu and then shop for and prepare their own food. They will need lunch and dinner on day 1 and breakfast and lunch for day 2 of the expedition.
Training and preparation sessions: Participants must continue to attend Tuesday morning sessions 8:15am - 9.00am until the expedition, and one additional extended session for navigation training on one of these dates / times:
Thursday 16th June 3:30pm - 7:30pm
Sunday 19th June 9.00am - 1.00pm
Sunday 19th June 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Thursday 23rd June 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Kit List: Kit list can be found on the main DofE page in the letters section
Consent form and medical questionnaire You will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire two weeks prior to the expedition