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County Expedition – Morocco 2021

July, 2021 Location:

The County Expedition has been postponed to July/August 2021.  The schedule has been transferred to next year where participants will have the opportunity to trek with camels in the Sahara, explore the High Atlas Mountains and take part in the community project at Atlas Children as planned.

There will be some additional places available next year for members 15yrs and over (on date of travel).  Visit our news page here to view the up to date situation with the additional places available.

is culturally and geographically a fantastic country to explore. The expedition will spent time trekking with camels in the Sahara, bivouacking in the desert and gaining an incredible experience into the nomadic life of the Berber.

From the desert the expedition will spend time in the High Atlas and have the opportunity to summit Jbel Toubkal (4167m), the highest mountain in North Africa.

A project with Atlas Children will see the expedition support children who have been abandoned and who are cared for in a village near to Marrakech.

Prior to flying home everyone will have the chance to explore the medina and souks of the royal city of Marrakech.

For enquiries contact: Ian Chappell  ian.chappell@cycscouts.org.uk

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls