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Bushcraft Skills - 2 Day Training Course

Complimentary Hultafors bushcraft knife

This is a wonderful opportunity for you to spend two days in a stunning location looking at fundamental bushcraft skills.

This bushcraft course introduces new topics and expands on the content of our Introduction to Bushcraft.
You will learn safe knife handling skills and more in-depth fire lighting techniques.  Shelter building sessions will incorporate the use of natural materials and tarps and you can choose to sleep in a shelter of your own construction.   You'll cook on an open fire and enjoy an evening meal served in a ‘Maori-style’ pit oven before going to the tree house to watch badgers.  There will be an opportunity to look at basic wood carving and if time allows you may also explore natural cordage or another aspect of bushcraft.  With clear skies we'll examine navigating using the sun.

There will be plenty of time for you to relax, practise and hone skills and proficiency in each of the topic areas, and soak up the beautiful surroundings.

Please note this course is not suitable for young children and would better suit those aged around 10 or above. Children under 15 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Prices include VAT. Please contact us if you would like a VAT receipt or if you would prefer to be invoiced directly.

Before booking your place, please ensure you read our terms and conditions.

Upcoming Courses

Saturday - Sunday  23rd - 24th March 2019 - course successfully completed

Saturday - Sunday  20th - 21st July 2019 -  course successfully completed

Thursday - Friday  10th - 11th October 2019 - places available

Saturday - Sunday  12th - 13th October 2019 - sorry, no further places available


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“Really knowledgeable and helpful staff who gave really good safety briefings but who were incredibly flexible with the groups needs and interests.”

"The venue was superb.  I am honestly unsure how the course could have been improved.  Thank you."

"The instructor was very friendly and explained things in a way I could understand. Safety was always first.  Venue was excellent."

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