Kit List for Weekend Course

Food & cooking:

Lunch for Saturday  – We will provide food for you after this – please bring snacks for between meals.

Mug and plate/bowl, knife, fork, spoon – (metal or plastic)

Water bottle – minimum one litre – this can be an old drink or squash bottle.

Sponge – we will provide bio-degradable soap



Sleeping system – Tent, bivi, hammock, tarp or basha. If you don’t have one let us know in advance and we can provide you with a basha if needed.

Sleeping bag – 3 season recommended.

Roll mat – A yoga mat will not be warm enough. A closed foam mat or an inflatable mat are recommended.



Suitable for the season, there are mountains nearby so it will be colder than the city.  Lots of thin layers are better than one thick one. Please also bring a full change of clothes.

Waterproof Jackets and Trousers, we will be outside all day.

Full fingered gloves.

Woolly Hat – a sun hat might also be required please check the forecast.

Sturdy Footwear – These should be waterproof, warm and provide support, comfortable walking boots are recommended.


Torch and spare batteries – head torch is ideal

Wash kit – as a minimum, toothpaste, toothbrush, antibacterial wipes, baby wipes, loo roll.

Notebook, pencil and paper.

Personal first aid kit – plasters, anti bacterial wipes, insect repellent, sun cream and personal over the counter medication – ibuprofen etc.

Personal Medication – ventolin, insulin, EpiPens etc.

Carrier bags – always come in handy

Rucksack or Holdall – it’s a 5 minute walk from the parking to the site. You need to be able to carry all your kit.

Please feel free to bring your own personal kit you would like to try out if you have it. But in the interests of safety we ask you to consult Lizzy before using it to assess its suitability, e.g. knives fire lighting equipment etc.

Alcohol policy, we have a no alcohol policy on site, due to the risks of fire and sharp tools etc.

Please note we will be using sharp tools during the day, use of these will be refused if it is deemed you are still suffering the effects of drink from the night before.