Global Footprints are a small, professional expedition company based in Buxton in the heart of the Peak District.
Mark Brailsford (top) and Mark Cresswell (bottom) have over 20 years expedition and overseas travel experience spanning 6 different continents.
They have travelled in over 60 countries during this time.
Tel: 01298 402891
Mob: 0781 7673 575
We at Global Footprints as part of our safety back up use;
• GPS tracking device, which enables you to follow and monitor the team’s journey • on their expedition.
• We take a satellite phone.
• 2 way VHF Radios.
• We also use have in-country mobile phones.
• We have an in-country back up
• Dedicated named Emergency Response Manager back in the UK,
• who will deal with issues from start to finish
• We have a 100% safety record
Global Footprints take pride in organising every detail of your expedition from the planning stage right through to delivering the expedition.
We tailor make our expeditions to meet the schools expectations and personalise it to your taste and requirements.
Global Footprints Community work is at the core of its ethos, we have personally researched, sourced and found all of the projects that we work on to guarantee their authenticity and sustainability.
With our knowledge and expertise of destinations, we will only take schools to the countries with the best and most varied itineraries in the world, and more importantly at the right time of the year for that specific destination.
We also guarantee all of our leaders have a minimum, 10 years’ experience leading expeditions.
We will deliver challenging, fun and developmental expeditions for young people.
Carmel has 15 years experience of working in Senior Operational Management roles within outdoor expedition companies; working behind the scenes to design programmes and organise the logistics for hundreds of outdoor activities for school groups.
She has organised everything from multi-activity base camps for 100+ children per week, to river journeys in Scotland, D of E expeditions all over the UK, sight seeing trips round London and activity courses in France. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience of the outdoor industry to Global Footprints, and is also trying her best to pass on her love of the outdoors to her two young boys!
CHALLENGING, FUN & DEVELOPMENTAL EXPEDITIONS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE | OVER 20 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN OVER 60 COUNTRIES