They certainly had an adventurous journey. Hiking up mountains, along ridges, descending to walk along beautiful small rivers with rock pools. Physically challenging, yet spiritually uplifting.
Without a doubt, Duke of Edinburgh candidates experienced the satisfaction of working as a team—willingly playing to each other’s strengths and staying together to support another.
Building camp, cooking and cleaning is a lot of work after hours on the trail. The team took it on in stride with no hesitation. They certainly seemed to have a great attitude, even when overcoming small aggravations—like not bringing a sauce pan for cooking pancakes. Yes, in good humor they discovered why there is not such a meal as scrambled pancakes.