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Family Bushcraft Sleepover

DofE Bushcraft Residentials




Set up a tarp shelter, light a fire, cook a meal and sleep out in the wild woods!

The activity leader, Bruce Ferguson, 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. All leaders are DBS checked.

  • 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?

Saturday 3 June 2017

Who is this for?

8+ accompanied by an adult with a maximum of 2 children per adult

How much?

60 per family group (2-4 people), 30 per additional adult and 15 per additional child

Where to meet?

Hamsterley Information Point

What to wear?

Bring food to cook on the fire, sleeping bags and other overnight necessities. Wear clothes you would do the garden in including waterproofs and strong footwear. Bring sandwiches and drinks for tea time and midge repellent.

Do I need to book?

Booking is essential through Wild North Discovery - see above

Dogs Allowed:


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