Mon 24 Oct – Fri 28 Oct, 8.30am to 4pm, Wandlebury Country Park.
Holiday Bushcraft at Wandlebury is designed for children aged 5-12 and is run by experienced qualified teachers from Wild Thyme & Embers, who will inspire children and share their knowledge and skills of surviving in the wild. The sessions focus on practical bushcraft and survival skills and follow a forest school approach encouraging self-confidence and sense of achievement.
All basic bushcraft techniques suitable for this age range will be taught, including:
- Shelter building
- Knots and rope work
- Use of cutting tools and whittling
- Plant and tree recogntion and uses
- Seasonal woodcrafts
- Fire lighting techniques
- Wilderness cooking skills
- Natural art and crafts
- Woodland games