The Duke of Edinburgh’s GOLD training, practice and qualifying
- Duration: 5 Days (approx.)
- Location: Auckland
- Product code: DOE Gold OP
Auckland Sea Kayaks does specialize in Duke of Edinburgh training and expeditions. This journey covers all the requirements for GOLD award adventurous journey.
For this trip you’ll need a sense of adventure and discovery as you go on a team expedition. By getting out of your comfort zone, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about the wider environment, and develop self-confidence and team work skills. You’ll never forget it, and you’ll never regret it!
Auckland is one of the world’s most unique sea kayaking locations. It is a region of exceptional natural beauty, volcanic islands, sandy beaches and is abundant with wildlife. The sheltered waters of the gulf make it a kayaker’s paradise and are waiting to be discovered.
We have been paddling in the Hauraki Gulf for 16 years and have a lot of nice routes to choose from depending on the weather.
Further details including packing lists, how to pack a kayak, location of journey, nutrition, navigation is all covered in the pre-trip journey meeting.