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Gold D of E Assessment in Snowdonia

20 October @ 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

Venue/ Title of trip: Gold D of E Assessment in Snowdonia
Date: 20/10/2018
Trip Leader: Gerry Wigglesworth ML Summer, ML Winter Trained , DofE Assessor/ leader
Phone 07729739772
Activity / Description of the Trip: 11 Young people – Two teams of Gold trained youngsters ready for their assessment in Snowdonia. Leaving Saturday 20th October and returning Thursday 25th October.
Craft: Feet – walking
Enviroment: Mountain and hill
Type of Paddle: Paddling in puddles after it rains
Pre-requisites : Full Gold training and practice trips done in Camarthenfans and The Black Mountains
Who is leading the activities? : Gerry Wigglesworth
Additional Leaders or coaches : Bob Sutherland and one more
Maximum number of participants: 11
Minimum number in group: 4
Plan B: Combine teams if fall out occurs with any one team.
Meeting Time : 9.30 am
Meeting Location: Adventure Dolphin then Ogewn Valley Snowdonia
Finish Time : 3.00 – 6.00 pm on Thursday 25th October
Finish Location: Llanberris then Adventure Dolphin
Transport details: Three drivers for two MPV’s and a camper van. Two to three breaks scheduled in drives to and from Snowdonia – Warwick services, Llangollen and one other. Driving around rest periods on day up – to a bunk house. Drive back done day after off hill with similar rest breaks for drivers.
Potential Cost : Grand total of £250 per pupil based on 11 pupils
Equipment needed: Equipment still out under deposits from practice expedition. Young people bringing own gas.


20 October
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Gerry Wigglesworth