- WILDERNESS SCHOOL -
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This course is designed to give you a good basic understanding of the essential elements of bushcraft and survival skills. The day will consist of / can be tailored to the following;
Spoon carving - Wood identification and selection, tools and techniques to create a spoon to be proud of
Fire Lighting and Fire Lighting Challenge - Fire from scratch, tinders, wood selection and types of fire to serve your need
Survival Fishing and Fishing Challenge - How to catch a fish with only a bit of line and one hook and how to use the poacher’s favourite method of fishing - night lines. You must find your rod and bait!
Game Prep - Looking at small game and how to make it ready for the pot. Trying to use as much as possible.
Wild Cooking - Either cook your fish catch or small game using direct heat over fire or by creating an underground oven – often used by Mauri’s.
Cordage Making - Create cordage from natural materials which can then be used to create a net or used to trap small game such as rabbits
(demo only, no animals will actually be harmed or caught).
Shelter Building - Work individually or as a team to build a water proof shelter from natural materials. Shelters will be judged by how much water seeps through the roof of the shelter and onto the team below that built it!
Hide Tanning (Deer / Rabbit) - A look at how to make good use of something commonly discarded. It’s a process that rewards you with a lovely material to create something useful.
All tools and resources are provided as well as regular refreshments throughout the day.
Lunch will be provided.
Please contact us for corporate enquiries and group rates