Long Mynd Walking
Duke of Edinburgh Expedition Taster Day

Many of you will be taking your students out in the next few weeks on practice hikes and night hikes so why not bring them to The Long Mynd Shropshire?
Led by an experienced Gold Award Assessor and ML, Long Mynd Walking is a new business based in Church Stretton working out of Carding Mill Valley an ideal place for Bronze and Silver to learn their expedition skills.

We are offering a taster day for your students:

  • An explanation of the expedition requirements and what an Assessor is looking for
  • in map and compass work
  • walking techniques
  • rucksacks/ packing
  • stoves
  • food/drinks


  • Ideas for expedition aims!

    A group of up to12 students 100 for the day.

    Local outdoor retailers can be available to give demonstrations of kit and discuss your requirements.

    Do you need training for any new members of staff? The Basic Expedition Leader (BEL) award is now the minimum requirement for most operating authorities. We offer this training.