Open DofE Gold Canoeing Expedition - Easter 2022 - Practice and Qualifying
10 April 2022, 10:00 - 22 April 2022, 18:00 ( Add to calendar )
Welcome to Adventure Plus's online DofE payment page for our Open Gold Canoeing expedition happening in April 2022.
Adventure Plus are an Outdoor Education Youth Charity based in Clanfield, Oxfordshire. We have over 30 years experience of working with young people in the great outdoors! Do see our website (adventureplus.org.uk) for more information about us.
This page will enable you to pay for yourself or your child to do the expeditionary phase of the DofE award, as well as enabling us to collect some essential medical information and parental consents.
You can either pay a deposit here to confirm your booking with us, and make a balance payment further down the line, or alternatively pay the full amount up front. Full payment is required by the 5th of February 2022.
Please do make sure that you have read through the terms and conditions before making any payment.
Participants do not need to have canoed before - full training is included.
There are limited places available so do book early to secure your place. Last year our expedition booked up within a week of publishing.
Basic details of expedition:
- April 10th 2022 - Canoe Training Day at our Oxfordshire base
- April 11th - 14th 2022 - Practice Expedition on River Thames
- April 14th 2022 (afternoon) - Plan qualifying expedition on River Wye
- April 15th-17th - Participants return home
- April 18th - Participants meet our team at the River Wye
- April 19th-22nd - Qualifying Expedition
- April 22nd - Participants make their own way home
- Appropriately qualified, DBS checked instructors
- All campsite fees
- Canoe and buoyancy aid hire
- Assessor for the qualifying expedition
- Access to group kit such as tents, trangias and fuel
Participants need to provide:
- Transport to and from our base for the practice expedition
- Transport to and from the Wye River for the assessed expedition
- Personal kit such as clothing, rucksacks and waterproofs
- Food for both expeditions
Please do get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any other questions!
Please note: Due to DofE stipulations over group sizes, Adventure Plus requires 4 people to sign up to make the expeditions viable. If we fail to gain the required group size, the expedition will not go ahead.