Our Journey Based Residential Programmes for School and Youth
groups are run over several days and can include
overnight camping or staying in huts or bothys, these kind of
expeditions encourage team work, leadership and resilience.
Adelong specialises in delivering Journey Based Outdoor
programmes and expeditions with school and youth groups in Devon
and across the UK. Our programmes are designed to fit our clients
needs in terms of outcomes, time of year, duration and budget.
This type of activity can either be land or water based or a
combination of the two such as “summit to sea”.
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The significance of nature and our place within the natural
world is central to our philosophy, through a journey based
progamme there is greater opportunity to facilitate positive outcomes with young people.
take everything we need with us to avoid having to use shops or
facilities; by doing this we remain as independent as possible
throughout the programme to minimise intrusion into group dynamics
and maximise the 'emersion into nature' experience.
Participants do not need to have prior experience before the
programme, expedition training is part of the package and the
participants will learn navigation, campcraft and paddlesport/
backpacking skills during the expedition. Journey based programmes
are designed to engage young people and encourage participation
throughout as well as encompassing any desired learning outcomes
and curriculum areas specified.