Introduction to Bushcraft
Full Day

“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.

Course includes:

  • 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!