Wednesday, 23rd August 2017
Auchingarrich Wildlife Park
This is hands on experience where you will learn the skills of bushcraft and Survival . Your instructor is an IOL Bushcraft Practicioner , a Mountain Leader and well versed in edible and medicinal plants.
The course is taught in an informal, informative and light hearted manner so relax and enjoy your experience, in our beautiful woods. All the basic are covered:- fire,water,shelter,food,medicine
With the seasons comes opportunity so in the winter we can bring pheasants or duck
Build a shelter
Light & manage your own fire
Basic knife skills -Use your new knife skill and build a pot stand to boil your own water
Make and cook bannock bread.
You will process wood using axes, saws and knives
See how good your direction finding is whilst I try and get you lost.
Additionally you will be shown some knife projects you can do at home.
We shall also touch on foraging for medicinal and edible plants and finding natural cordage (included basic tree id)
We will do a session on drinking water.
Wednesday, August 23rd 2017
Bookings close: August 23rd 2017
Drive to the Wildlife Park and meet in the Cafe