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Well done to our 2019 Silver and Gold Teams!
Gold 2019 DofE Gold Qualifying Expedition:
– 1 minibus
– 1 Land Rover
– 7 Explorer Scouts
– 4 long hot days
– 5 Dales (Bishopdale, Wensleydale, Swaledale, Ryedale, Wharfdale)
– 91km (57 miles) and 2912m (9554 feet) of ascent walked
– 2 injured knees
– 14 sore, sweaty, steaming feet
– 1 nail through boot
– several gallons of water
– thousands of midgies
– 2 supervisors
– 1 assessor
– 10 smiley, happy people.
Saturday 2 November 2019
On the common land next to the Guides OAC, S11 7TG
Gates open: 7.00pm
Tickets on sale: http://ctzn.tk/20thbonfire
Advance ticket sales close at 7pm on Friday 1 Nov. Get yours now and save! All on the gate tickets are £6.
Spectacular fireworks display for all the family.
Hot food and refreshments will be available to purchase. New for this year is a Hog Roast!
The eXu Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Gold team have completed their qualifying expedition. 4 days, 54.1 miles, 9921 feet (3024m) of ascent, highest point 2339 feet (713m) at 48.5 miles (Great Shunner Fell). Well done all!
26-28 May 2018, 3 teams of eXu Explorer Scouts, 3 days, 3 different routes of approx. 55km, Bakewell – Beresford Dale – Shallow Grange – Hassop Station. Height climbed, approx 1600m. Well done everyone!