overseas / gold

The eastern Pyrenees is a wonderful location to explore for your Gold DofE It has a feeling of wildness and remoteness and the weather is almost always beautiful being so close to the Mediterranean.

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An 8 day experience in the sunny and dramatic mountains of the Pyreneés-Orientales in France including an acclimatisation day, a four day expedition with wild camping and a jeep ride and guided mountain walk to the summit of Mount Canigou.


Accommodation before and after the expedition is at nice local campsites one of which has a swimming pool. During the expedition camping is at wild or semi-wild campsites.


Pyrenees Gold expeditions are always qualifying expeditions and are available for groups of 4 or more. Dates are arranged at a time convenient to your group and when we have availability but must be between June and October.


2014 prices are from £550 per participant excluding travel to Perpignan.