Embark on an exhilarating journey with our Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Qualifying Trip, designed for adventurous souls seeking thrilling experiences. This trip is an exciting opportunity to fulfil your Duke of Edinburgh requirements while immersing yourself in the great outdoors.
Our Bronze Qualifying Trip offers action-packed days filled with exploration, navigation challenges, and outdoor skills development. This adventure takes you through picturesque landscapes and remote locations, providing the perfect setting for personal growth and achievement.
Start with a quick gear check to ensure everyone has what they need, with a particular focus on essential safety items. Dive into hands-on navigation exercises in the great outdoors. Learn the art of estimating timeframes and apply them practically. Participate in route planning sessions, making collective decisions as a group to prepare for the next day’s adventure.
Pack up and tidy your campsite before engaging in more navigation exercises and an invigorating hike. Bid farewell to your fellow adventurers and head back home with unforgettable memories.
Our camp locations are scattered throughout the Central North Island, handpicked closer to the camp date to ensure the safest and most suitable tracks based on weather and track conditions. Detailed information, such as meeting places and times, will be emailed a week before the camp. Typically, we start from Rotorua, our home base for this charitable endeavor.
Popular hiking areas we explore include:
Note: There are participant restrictions to run this trip.