Welcome to Lupine Adventure Co-operative
We are a not-for-profit, social enterprise, providing hill and mountain based activities for young people and adults.
We have over 15 years experience providing high quality Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) expedition programmes to schools, youth groups and individuals. We staff all expeditions in remote countryside, and all practice expeditions at a ratio of 1:7. This ensures the safety of all participants and creates a high quality learning environment.
Adventure Activities Licencing Authority (AALA)
Lupine Adventure Co-operative Ltd is registered with The Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
We are licensed to provide the following activities:
- Hill Walking & Mountaineering
- Rock Climbing.
This means that our procedures are regularly checked by highly experienced outdoor education practitioners.
You can find out more about the AALA scheme on the HSE website.
Activities We Offer Include:
- Mountain Challenge events like the Yorkshire 3 Peaks
- Taking groups up Snowdon, Scafell Pike and other UK hills and mountains
- Hill and Mountain Skills in the Peak District, Lake District and Snowdonia
- Rock Climbing in Yorkshire, the Peak District and Lake District
- Winter Skills and guided walking in Wales, Scotland and Northern England
Competent Persons to Advise on Safety
Lupine Adventure Co-operative are deemed Competent Persons to advise on safety. This means we are able to provide your organisation with technical advice on how to run your DofE programmes.
Featured Blog Posts
DofE Expedition Leader’s Tips, Tricks and Hacks
Pipe cutters for aluminium tent poles. If you buy replacement tent poles then you generally buy by the width and have to trim them down …
Different Options for Tracking DofE Groups
So you have decided that you want to start tracking your DofE groups to help with your supervision plan or to comply with your risk …
Goggles for Winter Walking and Mountaineering
As winter is approaching I thought I’d write a little piece on goggles for winter hill walking and how, after 15 years, I have, at last, bought …