Holiday Bushcraft for 5-12 years  8.30am-4pm, Wandlebury Country Park. Mon 22 July – Wed 4 September

Mon 22 - Fri 26 July

Mon 29 July - Thurs 1 Aug

Mon 5 Aug - Fri 9 Aug

Mon 12 Aug - Fri 16 Aug

Mon 19 Aug - Fri 23 Aug

Tues 27 Aug - Fri 30 Aug

Mon 2 Sept - Wed 4 Sept

Holiday Bushcraft at Wandlebury is designed for children aged 5-12 and is run by experienced instructors 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 

The cost for each day is £45 per child. Please book via the Wild Thyme & Embers

Children need to bring a packed lunch and large water bottle (which can be refilled throughout the day) and dress for the weather. Please send children with a change of clothes and ensure they wear suitable footwear, preferably closed toe shoes such as hiking boots, wellies or trainers