Introduction to Bushcraft
“Learn the fundamental techniques of knife work, wood collection and preparation knot tying, shelter building, tree and plant identification and of course fire lighting!”
This is a fun, practical day learning the basic but essential skills of bushcraft as well as developing an understanding of the natural environment.
- Shelters – Where to site natural and man made shelters, learn knot tying & make your own natural shelter.
- Plants & Trees – How to identify wild plants and trees and understanding uses.
- Fire lighting – Gather and prepare natural tinder, choose the right wood, learn how to prepare and cut wood, discover how to lay a fire, use a flint and steel, friction fire techniques and leave no trace.
- Kelly Kettle – Understand and learn how to use a Kelly Kettle to make that all important brew!