Exploring Scotland

Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions 

Emmaus Adventure is a Duke of Edinburgh AAP (Approved Activity Provider) run by David Walsh. David has over 16 years experience working in the outdoor industry and has been involved with hundreds of individuals completing their Duke of Edinburgh expeditions at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels.
We run Bronze, Silver and Gold Open Duke of Edinburgh expeditions for individuals to join and expeditions for established groups. All of our expeditions are much more than just about sleeping in a tent. Participants can expect to develop:

 

  • Self-belief and self-confidence
  • Initiative and a sense of responsibility
  • A real awareness of their strengths
  • The ability to plan and use time effectively
  • Problem solving, presentation and communication skills
  • Leadership and team work skills

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DofE Open Gold Packrafting Training, Practice and Qualifying Expedition

Packrafts are an ultralight, very durable adventure boat that allow explorers to travel between land and water. This 9 day back to back expedition enables participants to use packrafts to journey down 2 classic Scottish rivers and complete their Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition.

This fully inclusive package includes:

  • Packrafting equipment
  • Camping equipment
  • Qualified Supervisor/Assessor

Location

River Tay & River Spey 

Dates

25th July – 2nd August 2023 

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DofE Open Silver Packrafting Training, Practice and Qualifying Expedition

Packrafts are an ultralight, very durable adventure boat that allow explorers to travel between land and water. This 6 day back to back expedition enables participants to use packrafts to journey through  lochs and complete their Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition.

This fully inclusive package includes:

  • Packrafting equipment
  • Camping equipment
  • Qualified Supervisor/Assessor

    Location

    TBC 

    Dates

    13th – 18th July 2023

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    DofE Open Bronze Packrafting Training and Qualifying Expedition

    Packrafts are an ultralight, very durable adventure boat that allow explorers to travel between land and water. This 4 day back to back expedition enables participants to use packrafts to journey on Loch Tay and complete their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh expedition.

    This fully inclusive package includes:

    • Packrafting equipment
    • Camping equipment
    • Qualified Supervisor/Assessor

    Location

    Loch Tay 

    Dates

    2nd – 5th April 2023

    26th – 29th August 2023

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    Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions for Private Groups

    • Emmaus Adventure is a Duke of Edinburgh Approved Activity Provider
    • We can provide training, practice and qualifying expeditions for Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh
    • Walking and Packrafting modes of travel