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 expedition in safe hands


Exceptional Bronze, Silver and Gold DofE Expeditions for Schools, Youth Groups and Individuals

As a DofE Approved Activity Provider (AAP), we are experts in providing Bronze, Silver and Gold Award Expeditions. We'll deliver your expedition by foot, bike or canoe and at venues across the UK.

The benefits of completing a Duke of Edinburgh’s award expedition are huge. It offers a great opportunity for personal development and growth along with expanding practical skills. Our DofE award expedition packages are tailored to suit your needs, providing an expedition which is meticulously planned and delivered with professionalism.


DofE Open Expedition is for an individual who has not been able to complete their walking, cycling or canoeing expedition with their own group. You can book and pay online to join an Open DofE expedition at Bronze, Silver or Gold level and join like-minded individuals.



For School teachers and Group Leaders, our very popular DofE Expedition Management service is ideal for taking the stress out of your Bronze, Silver and Gold DofE expeditions. We are an Approved Activity Provider (AAP) and our professinal, fully managed expeditions can be delivered across the country at a venue of your choice.



Our DofE Expedition Support services are for Schools and Groups who already have an existing DofE Expedition planned but require additional staff or resources. You tell us what elements you need, and we'll supply it.


Managing expeditions is what we excel at. Here is why:

1. Over 25 years of invovlement with the expedition industry

2. All clients work with one of our dedicated Programme Coordinators

3. Groups have use of the best and most up to date equipment available

4. Expeditions delivered in some of the finest locations in the UK

5. Fully licenced and insured, giving you peace of mind

6. A flexible and bespoke approach. All programmes are specifically designed around your needs

The Adventure Element Ethos

The Adventure Element Ltd is a leading provider of Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award expeditions. Providing expeditions across the UK in some of the most stunning and wild locations. We truly believe in the benefits of completing the DofE award and we will do all we can to help you on your journey to success.

Our history of working in the outdoors is vast and we offer a range of outdoor related courses, trips and experiences as well as the DofE. Our staff hold some of the highest outdoor qualifications available in the UK and all follow our simple 3 stage ethos of:

Always our number one priority. We provide experienced and qualified staff who have extensive experience in DofE expeditions and working with young people. 

It’s hard not to enjoy the experience when all of your fellow DofE adventurers are right there beside you willing you to succeed - making you laugh at just the right time and encouraging you when you need it.

We know that being on a DofE expedition pushes boundaries to a point where you learn so much about yourself. You are capable of more than you expect, and our staff are there to help you every step of the way.                                        

'Your DofE Expedition in Safe Hands'