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Walking Qualification (Level 2) Assessment Weekend – 26-28 October 2018

October 26 - October 28

What? The assessment weekend for anyone who has already attended an approved Level 2 walking training weekend.
When? 26-28 October 2018
Where? Cheviot View, Kirknewton, Northumberland, NE71 6XG
Who for? Adult members and their friends
How much?  £85.00

Girlguiding North East England is holding its annual autumn walking weekend in Northumberland and you are welcome to join us!

Cheviot View is on the northern edge of the beautiful Cheviot Hills.  The recently rebuilt Cheviot View is a fantastic base for this weekend with many walks and areas for the walking weekend. You can even make it to Scotland in the day.

The weekend is for any adult member and their partners or friends that have already attended a level 2 Girlguiding walking qualification training weekend and you are now ready to complete your level 2 assessment.


The price of the weekend includes 2 nights accommodation indoors at Cheviot View and all meals from Friday evening to Sunday lunchtime. Transport to and from the event is not included but lifts to/from Wooler (there is a good train service to Berwick and bus to Wooler) can be arranged upon request. Please contact the NEE office if you would like to arrange this.


If you would like to do the level 2 assessment, you will need to supply your own:

  • Copy of the Girlguiding Walking Scheme booklet, downloadable from Girlguiding Trading
  • OS map, number OL16 Cheviot Hills (with map case or waterproofing)
  • Compass (eg Silva Expedition 4 Compass would be ideal, otherwise this must have 360o on it)
  • Torch suitable for finding the way in the dark (eg Petzi Tikkina)

Don’t forget your 20% GGUK discount in Cotswold and 10% in Go Outdoors.


Bursaries are available from Girlguiding North East England, details can be found here.


How to apply

Bookings are taken on our website, through our online booking form below.

By booking on this event you are accepting the Booking Terms and Conditions for Walking Weekend

You can still pay by card, bank transfer or cheque, just select the option at check out.

No bookings will be taken after 21 September 2018.


If you have any questions regarding this event please contact the Region office by emailing  Alternatively, give us a call on 01904 676076.



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