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Wilderness Survival Skills - Setting up Camp

Team working on a bushcraft skills event




Learn how to set up your bushcraft camp with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson.

The shelter and fire are done; now learn a load of really useful knots and make useful items of camp furniture and equipment using roundwood and cordage.

Make sure of a supply of safe drinking water and work out where to put the toilet.

The activity leader, Bruce Ferguson from Wild North Discovery, is qualified through the Institute for Outdoor Learning to teach bushcrafts to groups and has been involved in bushcrafts and teaching woodland skills for over 30 years.

  • Booking Essential: Ring 01388 529154 or email to check place availability before booking on-line.
  • Wild North Discovery Website

Event details

When is the event?

Sunday 23 April 2017

What time is it on?

1:30pm to 4:30pm

Who is this for?

16+ (Parental consent required for under 18s)

How much?

15 per person

Where to meet?

Hamsterley Information Point

What to wear?

Wear clothes you would do the garden in including waterproofs, strong footwear and bring midge repellent.

Do I need to book?

Booking is essential through Wild North Discovery - see above

Dogs Allowed:


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