Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. Eat before you arrive or bring food for BBQ. Bring water-proof clothing and sturdy footwear.
Food from the Forest
Find out if foraging in the forest for your meals could help shrink your supermarket bill with this informative walk and talk with local ranger Neil Taylor.
Forest Fun-Den Building
Enjoy some family fun shelter building and find out how waterproof your construction is with bushcraft expert and naturalist Bruce Ferguson from Wild North Discovery. Bring water-proof clothing and sturdy footwear.
Fungal Foray - Hamsterley
Join our annual ramble in the forest to discover more about the little known world of fungi with some culinary tips thrown in!
Come join our regular twice-monthly volunteer group and make a real difference in this important sylvan beauty spot.
The Skill of Fire Making
Central to survival; fire warms, dries, makes water safe, cooks food, lifts morale.Learn this key survival skill with bushcraft expert Bruce Ferguson. Bring water-proof clothing and sturdy footwear.