Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Programmes

The Residential Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Programme runs during both the summer and winter months; the duration is 5 days and 5 nights.

Summer Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Programme

Dates: 15-20 Oct 2017
The cost is £325 per person

During the summer months the programe is an exciting activity-based week, incorporating many outdoor activities. Choose from the following great selection of activities:

  • Mountain Biking
  • High Ropes Challenges
  • Team Building
  • Coasteering
  • Canyoning
  • Archery
  • A night under canvas
  • Raft Building
  • Aerial Runway
  • Leap of Faith
  • Orienteering/Navigation
  • Rock Climbing
  • Abseiling

For further information on the the Duke of Edinburgh Awards Programme please contact the office on 01250 885255 or email info@gulabinlodge.co.uk

Winter Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Programme

Dates: 11-16 Feb 2018
The cost is £350 per person

During the winter months the week is based around a skiing/snowboarding experience at our Glenshee Ski and Board School based at the Glenshee Ski Centre.  A full package of instruction is provided to improve  skiing or snowboarding techniques.  In the case of poor snow conditions other suitable outdoor activities are offered.

For both summer and winter courses candidates assemble at Gulabin Lodge on the Sunday evening before the start date of the course.  Briefings will be given for the exciting week ahead and the activities commence first thing on the Monday morning. The course is a full residential experience and will tick all of the boxes for the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residential award.  The week will be a challenging week physically but great fun!

Details of the Duke of Edinburgh Awards Winter Ski Course are as follows;
Accommodation in Gulabin Lodge in a shared room on a self-catering basis. A fully equipped kitchen for cooking is available.
5-day Ski/Board hire including, ski’s/board, boots, poles.
4 hours daily tuition with a fully qualified instructor. Race on the final day.
Daily transport to Glenshee Ski Centre.
A £50 deposit will be required to secure a place.

5 Day Full Area Lift Pass Cost is £120

View our Duke of Edinburgh Awards photo gallery.

For further information on the above courses please contact Darren on 01250 885255 or email info@gulabinlodge.co.uk