Bushcraft Shelter and Fire-making Near London

  • Location Kent
  • Duration 2 days
  • Price £125.00 per person
  • learn new skills
  • microadventure
  • camp
  • 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 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

The skills that will be taught during this course include:

  • 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 evening meal cooked over the fire and discover the lore of camp craft, from knot tying to fire lighting with feather sticks. A chance to stargaze and experience the splendour of nature away from the lights and noise of the city.

Day 2

Continue with learning skills and exploring the peaceful surroundings. You'll even receive a free knife and magnesium stick to take away to continue your bushcraft journey!

End time 17:00

Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough

Inclusions

No-frills Accommodation

Camping, with all equipment provided

What's included

  • Guide Fully guided
  • Food All meals at the campsite, so picnic lunch and supper cooked over the fire on Saturday, cooked breakfast on Sunday
  • Equipment All camping equipment including tents, sleeping bags and thermarests

What you'll need to bring

  • Other Waterproof clothing Warm clothing and a hat for night time Overnight bag

Cancellations

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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Location

Starting point:

Harlow, UK

James

Adventure leader

James

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