ICELAND GLACIER CHALLENGE

LEVEL

L2

DAYS

07

TEAM SIZE

06

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PRICE | £6,995

DEPOSIT | £1,050

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LEVEL

L1

DAYS

06

TEAM SIZE

06

YOUR MONEY IS SAFE WITH

A SECURE TRUST ACCOUNT

PRICE | £6,495

DEPOSIT | £975

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LEVEL

02

DAYS

07

TEAM SIZE

06

YOUR MONEY IS SAFE WITH

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PRICE | £6,995


DEPOSIT | £1,050

BOOK A 30-MINUTE INTRODUCTORY CALL WITH OUR CHALLENGES TEAM TO FIND THE RIGHT SHACKLETON CHALLENGE FOR YOU.

BOOK A 30-MINUTE INTRODUCTORY CALL WITH OUR CHALLENGES TEAM TO FIND THE RIGHT SHACKLETON CHALLENGE FOR YOU.

Mission: To learn the survival and leadership skills necessary to complete a significant polar expedition on a 5-day glacial challenge

Mission: To learn the survival and leadership skills necessary to complete a significant polar expedition of a 5-day glacial challenge

The Iceland Glacier Challenge is a training expedition designed specifically to develop all the skills necessary for survival in extreme environments, preparing for and completing a significant polar expedition. You will traverse Iceland's second-largest glacier, the mighty Langjokull under the expert guidance of Louis Rudd MBE. This level two Shackleton Challenge involves a five-day traverse covering 75km of majestic landscape and icy terrain, experiencing true isolation and developing your skills in pulk hauling, navigation and camping out on the snow and ice in sub zero temperatures.

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I loved the informal yet professional atmosphere and getting to know the leaders and learning from their experience. I really felt like I was part of something special and had been welcomed into some kind of club!

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

Expect steady skiing or walking over undulating terrain for several hours in low temperatures, with a light backpack or pulk. May include short-duration overnight field camps. Participants should have a good level of fitness and be able to conduct moderate outdoor activities in a cold-weather environment for several consecutive days. Minimal experience required as specialist skills will be taught and practised.

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Expect steady skiing or walking over undulating terrain for several hours in low temperatures, with a light backpack or pulk. May include short-duration overnight field camps. Participants should have a good level of fitness and be able to conduct moderate outdoor activities in a cold-weather environment for several consecutive days. Minimal experience required as specialist skills will be taught and practised.

Our Challenges are positioned at 5 different Levels defined by three variable characteristics:

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Expect steady skiing or walking over undulating terrain for several hours in low temperatures, with a light backpack or pulk. May include short-duration overnight field camps. Participants should have a good level of fitness and be able to conduct moderate outdoor activities in a cold-weather environment for several consecutive days. Minimal experience required as specialist skills will be taught and practised.

Our Challenges are positioned at 5 different Levels defined by three variable characteristics:

ENVIRONMENT ↓

FITNESS ↓

EXPERIENCE ↓

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AVAILABILITY

02.10.22

—08.10.22

PRICE | £6,995

DEPOSIT | £1,050

MEET YOUR GUIDES

We work with some of the very best polar guides, ensuring the highest possible safety, tuition and expertise on every expedition. Every Shackleton Challenge has at least two highly-qualified guides, led by Director of Expeditions Louis Rudd, and managed by Expedition Manager, Wendy Searle – between them they have accumulated thousands of miles on foot in polar regions. You will have several interactions with Wendy and Louis prior to departure, they will advise on pre-expedition training, kit recommendation and what to expect when on a Shackleton Challenge.

We work with some of the very best polar guides, ensuring the highest possible safety, tuition and expertise on every expedition. Every Shackleton Challenge has at least two highly-qualified guides, led by Director of Expeditions Louis Rudd, and managed by Expedition Manager, Wendy Searle – between them they have accumulated thousands of miles on foot in polar regions. You will have several interactions with Wendy and Louis prior to departure, they will advise on pre-expedition training, kit recommendation and what to expect when on a Shackleton Challenge.

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