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Overnight Bushcraft for Families

Building shelters and learning bushcraft skills on a Teen Survival event

Could you survive a night in the woods? Join the bushcraft team at Sherwood Pines to find out. Build you own shelter to sleep in using forest materials and cook your dinner on the open fire. Learn fire lighting techniques, how to use a knife safely and how to purify water.



Event details

When is the event?

Thursday 17 August 2017 (more dates available)

What time is it on?

2pm - 11am

Who is this for?

Families with children 8+

How much?

45 per perspn

What to wear?

All you need to bring is a sleeping bag and a torch.

Wear sensible shoes and clothes that you don't mind getting a bit muddy.

Do I need to book?

Places are limited. Booking is essential. To find out more or to book your place please contact Karina on 0300 067 5463 or email

Dogs Allowed:


Event dates

Thursday 17 August 2017
Thursday 24 August 2017

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OS Grid ref: SK611625
Postcode: NG21 9JL

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Karina Thornton
Sherwood Bushcraft Ranger
0300 067 5463
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