1 Day Bushcraft Skills and Fire Making

  • Location London
  • Duration 1 day
  • Price £1.00 per person
  • learn new skills
  • multi-activity

Adventure Highlights

Learn a range of skills to be confident in nature with an emphasis on shelter, warmth, fire, and food. The course is delivered in the beautiful settings of Parndon Wood Nature Reserve, one of the finest woodland and parks in the country. No experience necessary so beginners are absolutely welcome. All equipment and meals provided, so all you have to do is turn up and have fun! Just a short trip from London / surrounding areas, you'll immediately feel like you're much more remote and detached from it all.

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Adventure Details

Day 1

Start time 09:00

Meet the team and do introductions. We'll cover off the agenda of the day before getting stuck into the many activities, covering:

  • Survival skills
  • Making shelters using both man-made and natural materials
  • Discovering various methods of fire-making
  • Management of fire
  • Cooking over a fire
  • Working with wood and string
  • Learning about many useful trees and plants around us
  • An introduction to navigation and tracking
  • How and what to pack for a week of bushcraft in the UK
Share a delicious meal cooked over the fire and discover the lore of camp craft, from knot tying to fire lighting with feather sticks. Get fully immersed in nature in this one day experience.

End time 17:00

Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough


What's included

  • Guide Fully guided
  • Transportation Message us in advance if you need picking up from the station and we'll try to arrange
  • Food All meals provided during the day
  • Equipment All equipment is provided

What you'll need to bring

  • Other Waterproof and waterproof clothing in case the typical British weather hits! Enthusiasm and curiosity!


Strict - Cancel up to 31 days before your adventure to recieve a 75% refund

Cancelling less than 30 days before results in no refund.

Refund excludes processing fees. Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

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Starting point:

Harlow, UK


Adventure leader


James has had over 15 years experience in outdoor activity leadership, coaching and guiding. He is a qualified mountain instructor, teaching...