Living from the land and appreciating its values are a rare attribution in our modern society.  

Existing with nature using the bare essentials to survive in the outdoors and having a minimal effect on the environment, whilst being able to adapt, improvise and surmount difficult situations that arise is Bushcraft!

Why Bushcraft skills help to develop you as a person

Many people who learn Bushcraft skills find they are more self-assured and practical when they return to their customary civilised life.

In any part of the world the essential requirements needed to survive in any environment are:
• Fire
• Food
• Shelter
• Water

You will learn to assess and prioritise which of these requirements have to be overcome to endure any environment you want to inhabit. Being able to source these requirements and manage in a hostile terrain are the basic skills needed before expanding on any one area of Bushcraft.

There are many skills and methods to explore in the art of Bushcraft: Different methods of cooking, Shelter building, River crossing, Practical equipment, Water sourcing

Put your skills to the test with a Canoe trip Bushcraft style!


..In the Bushcraft the boys made a teepee shelter from sticks, branches and grass, lit a fire from scratch, boiled water they collected from a shallow stream to drink, made nettle tea and cooked chicken on the fire
— Lizcalder2016

What do you need to bring?

We will supply good quality specialist equipment as you would expect. You are welcome to bring any kit you have to try out. When you book we will send you a detailed information sheet that explains what to bring.

Prices

Our prices are for groups of four or more, although we do quote for individuals or smaller groups on request

£35 Half day per person
£50 Full day per person
£30 as part of a mixed activity day

We can only fit in what time allows of the Bushcraft skills and we provide sessions from introductory and awareness up to 2 day in-depth programes.