Hampshire DofE Bronze Award open Expeditions

Open to all DofE Bronze participants

Open Bronze Expedition


26 to 28 July 2024 - New Forest (book online)

28 to 30 October 2024 - South Downs (book online)



This expedition is suitable for anyone who is enrolled onto the Bronze DofE Award.

This is the complete package for your Bronze expedition section – from training to assessment.

The first day will be a training day to complete the expedition framework, followed by a two-day assessed expedition.

This is a residential package. Hampshire Outdoors will provide group kit including tents, stoves, gas, maps and compasses. Participants will need to provide all other personal kit.

This expedition is open to participants outside of Hampshire. We will send you information such as kit list and itinerary, 6 weeks beforehand. We will provide a virtual meeting to talk you thorough the expedition experience and answer any questions that you might have.

To commemorate the 80th anniversary of the D Day landings during World War 2, in conjunction with Liberation Route Europe, Hampshire Outdoors is proud to be offering WW2 themed expeditions in the New Forest as the area played such an important role in the success of the landings and the wider war.” Please note, this is only applicable to the New Forest expedition.

The LRE Foundation is a growing international, inclusive network that connects people and organisations dedicated to preserving and valorising the tangible and intangible cultural heritage related to World War II, its memory and meaning. The organisation’s main objective is to make this history relevant and accessible, especially for the younger generations. For further information see the Liberation Route Europe website.

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Terms and Conditions

How to book your place

  1. You must be enrolled onto the Bronze DofE Award
  2. Book online (items coming soon)
  3. Drop us an email if you have any further questions.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation before 12 weeks of the start date of the Expedition: Hampshire Outdoors will reimburse the Participating Individual 90%.

Cancellation between 12 and 6 weeks of the start date of the Expedition: Hampshire Outdoors will reimburse the Participating Individual 50%.

Cancellations made within 6 weeks of the start of the Expedition: Participating Individuals are liable for the full fee; no refund will be available.

Note: This course is run on minimum numbers. If numbers are not reached, then an alternative expedition date will be offered or a full refunded will be issued.


Mark Dobbyn
[email protected]
01962 846193

If you are a school looking for DofE Expedition Provider; please contact us to discuss your requirements. Further information: DofE Expeditions for Schools

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