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Bushcraft

Bushcraft is an eye-opener! We always find groups are blown away, with what you can make with the most basic materials. Bushcraft incorporates making a lunch: were not talking slug stew rather three-courses of fire baked pizza, puddings and cooked chocolate bananas. A real opportunity to get together, learn and laugh.

A full day gives us the time to travel to an inspirational area. We will build shelters, whittling the tools needed to cook and eat, then cook up a delicious and nutritious three-course lunch more...

A quick visit to a local site to whip up a lunch works really well when booked with another activity nearby (Coniston, South Windermere or South Lakeland). A great add-on session to get some lunch in the most exciting way more...

This longer session gives us the ultimate opportunity to really develop your bushcraft skills. Paddling a canoe to a remote location on Windermere, we get away from the crowds before starting our bushcraft experience more...

From £40.00 for 2 hours 

per person
all equipment included
minimum price is 4 persons, for private sessions

Great for 

Individual Challenge
Stag Groups
Family Groups

All Abilities 

Can be adapted to those with mobility difficulties

Bring 

Waterproofs 
Good shoes 
Parking Money

Activity Details and Pricing 

Full Day Bushcraft

For the more adventurous we recommend a whole day of bushcraft, the skills culminate in producing a meal on an open fire and is eaten using the utensils you made during the day (pizza/pancakes, no bush-tucker required!)

Allow 7 hours £80 per person

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Canoe Bushcraft

Typically (weather allowing) a canoe journey to a remote location and learning advanced bushcraft skills. We include the creation of a proper lunch, incorporating pizza making, wood splitting, fire lighting, using woodsman kettles, shelter building (if needed) and possibly tool whittling.

Allow 7 hours £71 per person

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Half Day Bushcraft

Our popular basic introduction to Bushcraft, includes putting up a shelter, starting a fire with flint/steel, heating some basic grub (like Marshmallows)

allow 3 hours £46 per person

Half Day Canoe + Brew

Blending Catamaranned-Canoe exploration with landing on the Lake shore to learn and practice the traditional fire lighting skills needed to brew up and make a snack.

allow 4 hours £50.50 per person

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Bushcraft + Abseiling

Spend the day at the impressive Cathedral Quarry. Access the abseil through an abandoned tunnel. The rest of the day learn bushcraft skills and make a tasty lunch on the camp fire. 

allow 7 hours £68 per person

Where are the Bushcraft Venues? 

40 Minutes from Kendal 

25 Minutes from Ambleside

25 Minutes from Coniston

45 Minutes from Penrith 

15 Minutes from Ambleside

0 Minutes from Coniston

30 Minutes from Bowness

40 Minutes from Coniston

20 Minutes from Ulverston

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