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Expeditions & TREKS

Worldwide Expeditions & Treks

Ever wanted to stand on top of a mountain, look back down and experience that feeling of complete achievement? Getting to the top is never easy but the journey getting there is always incredible. Join like minded adventurers and climb that peak you’ve always wanted.

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The adventure elementDuke of Edinburgh's award EXPEDITIONS

Duke of England

Duke of Edinburgh's Award Expeditions

Inspiring DofE expeditions for young people in the UK’s finest mountain environment. For schools and Youth groups, our DofE programmes are designed to take the stress and hassle out of the organisation. For Individuals, join a team of like minded adventurers.

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Training Courses

Grow your outdoor confidence and personal skills or develop new ones. With a range a training courses designed for outdoor enthusiasts or professional instructors, your course will help you take the next step in the outdoors.

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Experience the outdoors, find your adventurous side or travel through some of the world's most inspiring landscapes.

Using natures adventure playground THE ADVENTURE ELEMENT provides inspiring outdoor adventures, expeditions and training.


Being based in the Lake District provides us with the perfect venue for some of our Schools programmes and Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Expeditions. There is enough ’true outdoors‘ here to last anyone a life time.

Like you, we also love to travel. Through our worldwide treks and expeditions, we hope you can be inspired to explore in confidence with us.


Schools & Youth Groups

Make learning an adventure for young people on an outdoor programme. We work in partnership with you to deliver a tailored programme to meet your groups’ needs and values. Our team of enthusiastic and professional staff will ensure each young person have an experience that will last a lifetime.

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Families & Groups

Share in a memorable adventure as a family or a group of friends. Take part in a tranquil canoe journey or a full on adrenalin-fuelled ghyll scramble. An adventure is a ‘real’ experience worth sharing. A guaranteed day of challenges and smiles.

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