Want to know how to make sure you can get your fire going in any weather? What about if you’ve left your matches behind…..or find yourself stranded in the middle of nowhere…..we can give you a few pointers on lighting fires, building shelters and a whole lot more – maybe one day you’ll be able to give Bear Grylls a run for his money…!
We have our own team of trained bushcraft, survival and archery specialists and we are members of the Institute of Outdoor Learning. We get booked up quickly & suggest booking when you book your pitch.
Bushcraft Introduction (every Saturday)
Children must be aged 5 and over to take part; if aged less than 7 they will need to come with a paying adult so that everyone can make the most of the session. All children attending Archery sessions, regardless of age, must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
09:00 – 10:00 – Bushcraft Basics A great introduction to Bushcraft and forest skills focussing on essential skills like fire lighting and shelter building and a chance to cook some marshmallows.
10:15 – 11:30 – Archery Introduction to Archery suitable from 7 years upwards. Have a go in our purpose built range and see if you can become the next Hawkeye or Katniss Everdeen!
11:45 – 12:45 – Woodland Crafts Learn how to make a variety of woodland inspired trinkets and gadgets, from whistles to jewellery to clay animals.
13:30 – 14:30 – Bushcraft Cooking Come and learn how to make Bannock, a traditional Bushcraft bread cooked over an open fire, with varieties including chocolate!
14:45 – 16:00 – Archery An afternoon session for anyone who may have missed the morning session and wants a go or a progressive session for those that want another turn.
16:15 – 17:15 – Adults Bushcraft A session aimed at adults and over 16’s looking at fire lighting to a more advanced level.
The bushcraft and woodland crafts sessions are £12.50 (lasting 1 hour) and the archery sessions are £15 (lasting 1 hour 15 minutes). All sessions need to be pre-booked online or with Karina.
Please note that there is a minimum number of people required per session. If a session is under-booked, we reserve the right to change the timing or, if necessary, cancel your session, in which case we will refund it.
Advanced Bushcraft & Survival skills (by arrangement)
If you want to take things a bit further….learning skills such as:
- Knife skills & carving
- Game preparation
- Advanced Fire-lighting
- Survival skills
Please contact Karina to see what’s on offer or arrange a bespoke lesson.
Private Group Bookings
Sundays: Call to pre-book Duration: 2 hrs
We tailor make all our groups sessions to meet your requirements. Please give Karina a call to discuss.
We run various themed parties for children from 5 years upwards. Please give Karina a call to discuss.
To book any of the sessions please contact Karina on 07528 609324