Spend a 26 hours in the woods rediscovering your inner child. Our family bushcraft overnight is a great family bonding experience. You will all be stretched, learn new things and see the woods in a new light.
Spend a night in Gilestone Woods, in the Brecon Beacons, rediscovering your inner child. Our family bushcraft overnight adventure is a great family bonding experience. You will all be stretched, learn new things and see the woods in a new light.
10am to 12noon the following day.
In Brief on our family bushcraft overnight course you’ll:
Build shelters out of natural materials;
Walk though the woods, and to identify trees and plants;
Prepare and cook your lunch over a fire;
Learn safe knife use to create a sculpture or tool;
Light fires using a range of methods;
Create a system to cook over it on an adjustable pot hanger;
Dinner time! Finished off with hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows around the campfire;
Night hike, with the potential to see bats, badgers and learn about the stars;
Finally it’s time for bed in your shelter.
Wake up to cook breakfast;
Collect and purify water;
Make a bracelet, necklace or keyring with natural cordage;
Pack up camp;
Home to sleep and enjoy knowledge you’ll own for a lifetime.
© Pippin and Gile - Lizzy Maskey