Chris Brickel - Founder/Director
Chris has been leading groups in the outdoors for over 20 years. After spending 8 years as Head of Outdoor Education at the Perse School in Cambridge, he founded The Exploration Society in 2011 which grew into one of the largest outdoor education companies in the UK, running programmes and expeditions for schools including Thomas's LDS, Francis Holland, the Stephen Perse Foundation, Christ's Hospital and Godolphin and Latymer. He has led hundreds of camps and expeditions in the UK and overseas including sailing in Croatia, hiking in the Himalayas, trekking in the Amazon and canoeing in Sweden. He also takes a leading role in the Midnight Madness team which runs all-night immersive charity treasure hunts around London.
- International Mountain Leader
- RYA Yachtmaster
- Alpine Ski Leader
- IOL Bushcraft Instructor
- BCU 4* Canoe Instructor
- "Far From Help" Expedition Medic