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DofE Practice Expeditions 2024


12 July 2024 - 15 July 2024    
All Day

Event Type

What?  DofE Practice Expedition for all levels.


  • Bronze Practice 13-14 July
  • Silver Practice 12 (evening) – 14 July
  • Gold Practice 12 (evening) – 15 July

Where?  Wharfedale, North Yorkshire

Who for?  Girlguiding members from the North East England region, registered for the DofE Award and who have completed expedition training and are planning to complete their DofE Expedition section in 2024.

How much?

  • Bronze – £30
  • Silver – £35
  • Gold – £45

Further Information:

  • Bronze – Two full days of walking and one overnight camp.
  • Silver – Two full days of walking and approximately 2 hours of walking on Friday evening with two overnight camps.
  • Gold – Two full days of walking and half a day of walking on Monday morning with two overnight camps.
  • All groups will need to be self-sufficient for the duration of the expedition, including planning the route and menu and you will receive further details on this once we know group sizes after booking. We need at least 4 participants at each level for the expeditions to be feasible.

The cost includes campsite fees and all the costs of adult support and any group equipment which needs to be provided. You will need to provide your own personal equipment, food and arrange your own transport to and from the starting and finishing points which you will receive details of along with a full kit list after booking.


Further Dates:

A Training Weekend will take place from 22-23 June 2024.

Qualifying Expeditions will take place on:

  • 17-18 August Bronze
  • 16-18 August Silver
  • 15-18 August Gold

For more information and to book please visit the region website.

You must complete training, a practice expedition and qualifying expedition to be able to complete the expedition section at your level.


How to apply:

Complete the booking section below.  Make sure you choose the ticket for the correct DofE level. Places are limited so please book as soon as possible.  If when you come to book you find the training is full please email

Ticket sales will close on 8 June 2024.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact the Region office by emailing

Payments can be made via Paypal, card or BACS. If you wish to pay by card make sure you click on the ‘Debit or Credit Card’ link just below the ‘Paypal’ one.  If you wish to pay by BACS click on the dropdown arrow next to ‘Pay by paypal’ and it will give you the BACS option.  BACS payments must be received within 48 working hours of booking or we reserve the right to cancel your booking.

Booking Terms and Conditions

By booking this ticket you are agreeing to the Girlguiding North East England booking terms and conditions as follows.

Cancellation by Participant – Cancellation must be made via email or in writing to the Girlguiding North East England office. No refunds are payable on cancellation by the Participant unless the place can be filled.

Cancellation by Girlguiding North East England – Girlguiding North East England reserves the right to modify or cancel the event if unforeseen circumstances arise. In the event of cancellation being made by Girlguiding North East England a full refund of the event fee paid to Girlguiding North East England will be made to participants.



Ticket Type Price Spaces
DofE Practice Expedition 2024 - Bronze Level £30.00
DofE Practice Expedition 2024 - Silver Level £35.00
DofE Practice Expedition 2024 - Gold Level £45.00

Registration Information

Durham North
Durham South
East Yorkshire
Lincolnshire North
North Tyneside
North Yorkshire North East
North Yorkshire South
North Yorkshire West
South Yorkshire
West Yorkshire North
West Yorkshire South
West Yorkshire West


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Unsure - I might be able to borrow one from my Girlguiding unit, I will check and let you know

Unsure - I might be able to borrow one from my Girlguiding unit, I will check and let you know

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