Climbing, DofE, Adventure and Expeditions

DofE Duke of Edinburgh Gold Expedition to Norway Welcome to Hepworth Adventures. Based in Surrey, we come with a huge number of years of experience running expeditions for young people and the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme.
If your school does not offer DofE, or if you cannot make their expedition dates
please do join us for one of our Open Expedition Courses which are running all through the summer. Click here for more information
As an Approved Activity Provider (AAP) here are some reasons why you should consider using Hepworth Adventures for your DofE expeditions in your school or college.
  • We will challenge and inspire your students to achieve what they didn’t think was possible.
  • We will make sure everyone is safe with robust procedures. These will also tie into the setting and context for your school.
  • All our staff have appropriate qualifications and experience. They have also been DBS checked and cleared.
  • We have a high degree of attention to detail and are flexible to your plans and aspirations.
  • The director of Hepworth Adventures has taught in a number of schools and understands how schools work. He is confident at communicating clearly to groups and loves building good relationships with parents and students.
  • Hepworth Adventures is fully insured with Activities Industry Mutual Limited and adheres to best practices in the outdoors.
Here is a summary of what we offer at each level for schools, colleges and recognised organisations assuming a group size of 10 or more, we can cater for less so please do contact us and we will try and make it work for you.
Total Length
DescriptionCost per person
Bronze6 days1 day preparation
2 day practice expedition
1 day preparation
2 day qualifying expedition
Silver8 days1 day preparation
3 day practice expedition
1 day preparation
3 day qualifying expedition
Gold10 days1 day preparation
4 day practice expedition
1 day preparation and acclimatisation
4 day qualifying expedition
These packages can be amended to fit the requirements for your school or organsation. We can provide the staff and work with you to create an expedition which fits your school environment and resources.         
Click below for more information about each level.