Nature connection on Exmoor

Ancient Skills and Bushcraft Days 

Come and explore how our ancestors lived on the land and what bushcraft is all about in this information packed day.

We'll take a look at the four basic elements of bushcraft. There will be some myth busting and a chance to have a go at a number of different skills including firelighting and shelter building.

Bushcraft Introductory Day

Learn about different methods of purifying water and the best places to find it!

Discover the stages needed to create a good fire, how to light a match properly and a variety of other methods of firelighting.

Get to use a knife and be taught how to use it safely as well as keeping it sharp and in good condition.

Have a go at building a natural shelter.

Learn some useful, uncomplicated knots that will help you in day to day life as well as bushcraft scenarios.

Understand the survival priorities and why they may not be what you thought they were!

Get some top tips about kit.

If there is time, we can go tracking and look for our 'food'.

So if you fancy having a go at being Ray Mears but don't have a lot of time then this is the day is the place to start!

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