Introduction to Bushcraft – Learn The Basics

People are increasingly travelling to wilderness destinations around the world, and wanting to learn the ways of our ancestors. This course is ideal to learn the basics of bushcraft looking at food, fire, shelter and water.


How to find water in any given environment and various methods of purifying water to make it safe to drink using natural and man made techniques.


How to build an individual and group shelter using natural materials and cordage. We will also look at tarp shelters and the correct way to rig one up and some useful knots.


You will look at fire lighting using various methods; from modern to ancient fire lighting techniques.

We will also look at various fire lays and fire management, carrying fire, uses for your fire for warmth, cooking, and signal fires.


How to trap wild animals for food. (We will not trap any animals during the course. We will show you the techniques for doing so if you are in a survival situation). We will also teach you how to prepare fish, game and poultry for cooking and we will learn about wild plants and supplement a meal with some wild plants/roots/tisanes.

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Introduction To Bushcraft Weekend
Friday 19 May 2017
6:30 pm
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Event Information
The course starts Friday evening and aims to finish at 4.30pm on Sunday.

Course info

Duration 2 Days/ 2 Nights
Cost £190.00
Course start time 6.30pm Friday
Course finish time 4.30pm Sunday
Location Oxfordshire
Catering Fully catered
Suitability 14 years and above. Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult